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Should I remove Acronis True Image?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,463
United States Rank #19,602
Reach 0.0141%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.96 days
677.43 days >
Average installed length: 355.94 days


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Acronis True Image


Acronis True Image is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 9.0.2337, with over 21% 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. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 73 files and is usually about 20.67 MB (21,676,373 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 35% of users of Acronis True Image come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com
Help link: www.acronis.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\acronis\trueimage
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImage\MediaBuilder.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 20.67 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis True Image

  • MediaBuilder.exe - Acronis True Image Server (TrueImage)
  • TrueImage.exe
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe
  • TrueImageService.exe
  • TrueImageTerminal.exe
  • timounter.dll - Acronis True Image (timounter Dynamic Link Library)
  • TimounterMonitor.exe - Monitor for Acronis True Image Backup Archive Explorer
  • tishell.dll - Acronis True Image Shell Extensions
  • tishell32.dll
  • TrueImageServer.exe - Acronis TrueImage
  • AutoPartNt.exe - Acronis Autopart (Autopart)
  • ti_sysprep.exe - Acronis Sysprep
  • uninstall.exe - Uninstallation (True Image)
  • bootmenu.exe
  • spawn.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • tishell.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
  • ti_sysprep.exe runs as a service named 'Acronis Sysprep Schedule' (AcronisSysprepSchedule) "Provides OEM Zone creation followed by the system reseal.".
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\TrueImage\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\TrueImage\TimounterMonitor.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.34 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0018954380%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00159411%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00030133%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Acronis True Image?

You can uninstall Acronis True Image 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, 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.

Win XP 80%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 83.81%
Windows 7 11.15%
Windows Vista 3.60%
Windows 10 1.08%
Windows Server 2003 0.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 84.44%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.93%
Windows 7 Professional 2.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.22%
Windows 8.1 0.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.50%
  Germany 22.36%
  United Kingdom 5.11%
  Italy 3.83%
  Belgium 2.88%
  Canada 2.56%
  Israel 2.56%
  Netherlands 2.24%
  Turkey 2.24%
  France 1.60%
  Russia 1.28%
  Poland 1.28%
  Philippines 1.28%
  Australia 0.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 20.00%
Dell 17.24%
American Megatrends 17.24%
Sahara 8.97%
Hewlett-Packard 7.59%
Acer 6.21%
ASUS 4.14%
Toshiba 2.07%
Samsung 2.07%
Medion 1.38%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7204 2.80%
FUJITSU SIEMENS Amilo L S... 2.80%
INTEL DG41TY 2.80%

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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