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VersionDistribution 45.45% 54.55%

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i-sure business


i-sure business is a program developed by Clearlybusiness.com. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 52.07 MB (54,599,868 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 69% of users of i-sure business come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.clearlybusiness.co.uk
Help link: www.clearlybusiness.co.uk/contact/i-sure
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\isure\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7F412414-5564-43CC-D72A-301443122A46}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 52.07 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by i-sure business

  • backup.dll - i-sure business online data backup (i-sure business Service)
  • i-surebackup.exe - i-sure business Service bootstrapper
  • i-sureconf.exe - i-sure business Settings Utility
  • i-sureshell.dll - i-sure business Shell Extensions
  • i-surestat.exe - i-sure business Status Application
  • oem.dll - i-sure business Resource Library
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • i-sureshell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'i-sure' with a class of {8fc47b95-bf19-da80-3a47-7e76ee5ee15a}.
  • i-surebackup.exe runs as a service named 'i-sure business Backup Service' (i-surebackup) "Backs up files to the i-sure business servers. Please DO NOT stop this service.".

How do I remove i-sure business?

Quickly and completely remove i-sure business from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall i-sure business 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 i-sure business, 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 i-sure business.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win XP 9%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.82%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 36.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.36%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.75% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 68.75%
  United States 31.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.00%
Toshiba 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Lenovo 10.00%
Hewlett-Packard 10.00%
Alienware 10.00%
Acer 10.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 9.09%
LENOVO 3493KBG 9.09%
HP ProBook 4520s 9.09%
Dell Vostro1710 9.09%


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