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5% remove it95% keep it
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Acronis Backup


Acronis Backup is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 12.5.7970, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 53 files and is usually about 71.87 MB (75,358,117 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 92% of users of Acronis Backup come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\acronis\backupandrecovery
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Acronis\BackupAndRecovery\Uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 71.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis Backup

  • Uninstaller.exe - Acronis Backup (Acronis Backup uninstaller)
  • remote_uninstaller.exe - Service for uninstalling all Acronis products
  • libsmtp.dll - SMTP protocol library (SMTP protocol implentation)
  • pcs_io.dll - Acronis Storage (std pstorage library)
  • expat.dll - Acronis Expat (Expat XML parser DLL)
  • FileTrace.dll - File Trace Plugin
  • mspack.dll - GNU libmspack (Compressors and decompressors,archivers and dearchivers for Microsoft compression formats.)
  • file_backup.dll - File Backup (File Backup DLL)
  • nfs_browser.dll - NFS Browser
  • archive3.dll - Archive3 (Archive ver. 3 DLL)
  • fnls.dll - Dynamic Library for Fomatik National Languages Support

How do I remove Acronis Backup?

You can uninstall Acronis Backup 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 Backup, 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 Backup.

Win 10 89%
Win 7 (SP1) 11%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 88.89%
Windows 7 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 77.78%
Windows 10 Education 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.00%
  Spain 4.00%
  South Africa 4.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
Intel 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 16.67%
MSI MS-7850 16.67%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 16.67%
LENOVO 34482A2 16.67%
Gigabyte B85M-D3H 16.67%
Dell Latitude E5450 16.67%

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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