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Should I remove Acer Recovery Management?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #324
United States Rank #673
Reach 2.1945%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.78 days
111.65 days >
Average installed length: 58.66 days


6.00.8111 1.83%
6.00.8109 0.16%
6.00.8108 17.36%
6.00.8107 2.02%
6.00.8106 12.43%
6.00.8103 0.03%
6.00.8102 0.98%
6.00.8101 4.49%
6.00.8100 9.08%
6.00.3017 1.27%
6.00.3016 20.01%
6.00.3015 4.97%
6.00.3012 5.69%
6.00.3011 16.80%
6.00.3008 0.03%
6.00.3007 0.29%
6.00.3006 2.56%
5.01.3518 0.00%

Other programs by Acer

Acer Recovery Management

What is Acer Recovery Management?

The Acer Recovery Management is a program provided by the Acer to help users restore their Acer computers to default factory settings. The utility can also restore a system to its last known good configuration which is saved as an image in a hidden partition in the hard disk of the computer system. It can also recover the image of the good configuration from a secondary partition or an optical disk.


The most used version is 6.00.3016, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is erecoveryui.exe. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 5.37 MB (5,628,823 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer Recovery Management\
Uninstaller: Msiexec.exe /i {07F2005A-8CAC-4A4B-83A2-DA98A722CA61} ACER=1 PRODUCTNAME="Acer Recovery Management" REMOVEUSEC=1 BOOTSTRATOR=1
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Recovery Management

Program executable:erecoveryui.exe
Name:Recovery Management
Path:C:\Program Files\acer\acer recovery management\erecoveryui.exe
Additional files:
  • CloseHandleW.exe (by Acer Incorparation) - CloseHandle Application (Close CDRom Handle)
  • Recovery Management.exe - Recovery Management
  • ConfigTskSchler.exe - ConfigTskSchler
  • eRecoveryMain.exe - eRecoveryKernel
  • eRecoveryUI.MUI.dll - eRecoveryUI.MUI
  • MSBurningEngine.dll - MSBurningEngine
  • Recovery.exe - USB_Recovery
  • AddShortcut.exe - AddShortcut
  • VerifyClass.dll - VerifyClass
  • RecoveryLib.dll - AcerLib
  • HidChk.exe - HidChk (Recovery Management Hidden Partition Checker)
  • Svc.Lib.dll - SvcLib
  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IWshRuntimeLibrary'.
  • Interop.IMAPI2FS.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IMAPI2FS'.
  • WMI_DLbyDT.exe - WMI DL by DT Tool (WMI_DLbyDT)
  • BcdLibrary.dll (by BcdLibrary) - BcdLibrary

How do I remove Acer Recovery Management?

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

Win 8 100%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 99.93%
Windows 8.1 0.06%
Windows 7 0.01%
Windows XP 0.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 57.12%
Windows 8 14.75%
Windows 8.1 Connected 8.11%
Windows 10 Home 7.67%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 6.42%
Windows 8 Single Language 2.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.85%
  Germany 8.38%
  United Kingdom 8.21%
  Canada 7.16%
  Italy 6.89%
  France 4.53%
  Netherlands 3.16%
  Brazil 2.99%
  Australia 2.93%
  Spain 1.71%
  Belgium 1.62%
  Norway 1.57%
  Sweden 1.55%
  DK 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 99.96%
Hewlett-Packard 0.02%
ASUS 0.01%
Samsung 0.00%
Dell 0.00%
Toshiba 0.00%
Intel 0.00%
Lenovo 0.00%
Common models
Acer Aspire E1-571 4.99%
Acer Aspire V3-771 4.16%
Acer Aspire ES1-512 3.74%
Acer Aspire E5-571 3.59%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 3.14%
Acer Aspire E1-531 2.84%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com


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