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Should I remove Acronis True Image WD Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #30,947
United States Rank #23,704
Reach 0.0045%


11.0.8312 34.09%
11.0.8311 65.91%

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Acronis True Image WD Edition

What is Acronis True Image WD Edition?  (from Acronis)

Acronis True Image WD Edition Software helps you to completely clone your current system drive onto your new WD hard drive. Cloning makes an exact copy of your old system drive on your new WD hard drive, including the operating system, applications, data, preferences, and email settings. Everything will be present and ...  Read more


Acronis True Image WD Edition is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 11.0.8311, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named TrueImage.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 211.95 KB (217,038 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 64% of users of Acronis True Image WD Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{C43E4B9C-14C8-4EB0-998B-85211B6EDD61}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 211.95 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis True Image WD Edition

Program executable:TrueImage.exe
Name:Acronis True Image
Path:C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImage.exe
Additional files:
  • AcronisTibUrlHandler.exe - Acronis True Image
  • spawn.exe - Acronis Spawn Utility
  • timounter.dll - timounter Dynamic Link Library
  • timounter64.dll
  • TimounterMonitor.exe - Monitor for Acronis True Image Backup Archive Explorer
  • tishell.dll - Acronis True Image Shell Extensions
  • tishell32.dll
  • tishell64.dll
  • TrueImage.exe
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe - Acronis True Image Monitor
  • fox.dll - FOX GUI Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • tishell.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TrueImageMonitor.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImageMonitor.exe.
  • TimounterMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AcronisTimounterMonitor' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TimounterMonitor.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.19 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003423449%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00021822%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00012413%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:60 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Acronis True Image WD Edition?

You can uninstall Acronis True Image WD Edition 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Acronis True Image WD Edition, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Acronis True Image WD Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win Vista (SP2) 7%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 45.45%
Windows XP 30.68%
Windows 10 17.05%
Windows Vista 6.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 31.03%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.69%
Windows 7 Professional 16.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.05%
Windows 10 Home 8.05%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.35%
  Germany 14.78%
  Italy 4.35%
  France 2.61%
  Austria 2.61%
  Australia 1.74%
  Singapore 0.87%
  South Africa 0.87%
  Belgium 0.87%
  Norway 0.87%
  Switzerland 0.87%
  Sweden 0.87%
  Greece 0.87%
  Venezuela 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.83%
Dell 18.75%
Intel 12.50%
American Megatrends 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 6.25%
Sahara 6.25%
ASUS 4.17%
Lenovo 4.17%
Common models
LENOVO Lenovo H430 3.23%
Dell Dell XPS420 3.23%
Acer Aspire 8930 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L30... 1.61%
Acer Aspire 7720Z 1.61%
1E655 1E655A51 1.61%

About (from Acronis)

Acronis can help you securely migrate, protect and recover critical data wherever it resides in your physical, virtual or cloud environments.
Publisher URL: www.acronis.com


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