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Should I remove SmartBackup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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SmartBackup is a program developed by Onlime Media. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 2.33 MB (2,442,229 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7. While about 63% of users of SmartBackup come from the United States, it is also popular in Finland and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.onlimemedia.com/support
Help link: www.onlimemedia.com/products/smartbackup
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SmartBackup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\SMARTB~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files1\SMARTB~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 2.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SmartBackup

  • smartbackup.exe - SmartBackup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{D124A613-2DCA-41D4-BD97-2AA19C48545C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • smartbackup.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SmartBackup' and executes as C:\Program Files\SmartBackup\smartbackup.exe /SYSTEMSTARTUP.

How do I remove SmartBackup?

Quickly and completely remove SmartBackup from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SmartBackup from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program SmartBackup, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove SmartBackup.

Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Finland 12.50%
  France 12.50%
  Slovenia 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
Medion 33.33%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7318 33.33%
HP-Pavilion VS284AA-UUW m... 33.33%
HP ProBook 6560b 33.33%


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