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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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12.0.4670 5.00%
12.0.4560 5.00%
12.0.3917 15.00%
12.0.3894 75.00%

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Acronis Backup Agent


Acronis Backup Agent is a program developed by Acronis. The most used version is 12.0.3894, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 72.63 MB (76,154,301 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 73% of users of Acronis Backup Agent come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\acronis\backupandrecovery
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Acronis\BackupAndRecovery\Uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 72.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis Backup Agent

  • 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.)
  • archive3.dll - Archive3 (Archive ver. 3 DLL)
  • fnls.dll - Dynamic Library for Fomatik National Languages Support
  • Uninstaller.exe - Backup Agent uninstaller

How do I remove Acronis Backup Agent?

You can uninstall Acronis Backup Agent 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 Agent, 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 Agent.

Win 10 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 45.00%
Windows 10 Pro 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.00%
Windows Server 2012 R2 St... 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.33%
  France 10.00%
  Netherlands 10.00%
  United Kingdom 3.33%
  Italy 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 27.78%
Lenovo 16.67%
Acer 11.11%
Alienware 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 3020 10.53%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 10.53%
Xen HVM domU 5.26%
LENOVO HuronRiver Platfor... 5.26%
LENOVO 90BG003JUS 5.26%

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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