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Should I remove Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,209
United States Rank #25,664
Reach 0.0059%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 418.82 days
945.91 days >
Average installed length: 497.00 days


11.0.17440 13.79%
11.0.17438 6.03%
11.0.17437 16.38%
11.0.17318 34.48%
11.0.17311 3.45%
11.0.17217 23.28%
11.0.17193 2.59%

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Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor

What is Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor?

Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor notifies the user of the status of the progress of the Acronis backup software.


Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 11.0.17318, 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. The primary executable is named TrayMonitor.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 3.07 MB (3,214,856 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 44% of users of Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com/backup-recovery
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrayMonitor
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{04356461-0ED1-4987-B16B-C28FF91DFB96}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.07 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor

Program executable:TrayMonitor.exe
Name:Acronis Backup & Recovery
Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor
Path:C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrayMonitor\TrayMonitor.exe
Additional files:
  • TrayMonitor.exe - Acronis Backup & Recovery (Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor)
  • fox.dll - FOX GUI Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TrayMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TrayMonitor.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrayMonitor\TrayMonitor.exe.

How do I remove Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor?

You can uninstall Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor 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 & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor, 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 & Recovery 11 Tray Monitor.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.34%
Windows XP 6.03%
Windows 10 5.17%
Windows Server 2003 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 47.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.09%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.83%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.09%
Windows 10 Pro 3.48%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.06%
  Germany 15.38%
  France 4.20%
  Spain 3.50%
  Netherlands 3.50%
  Switzerland 2.80%
  Canada 2.80%
  Italy 2.80%
  Australia 2.10%
  Israel 2.10%
  Taiwan 1.40%
  Norway 1.40%
  Austria 1.40%
  United Kingdom 1.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.00%
Hewlett-Packard 26.25%
Intel 12.50%
ASUS 7.50%
Toshiba 3.75%
American Megatrends 2.50%
Acer 2.50%
Lenovo 2.50%
Apple 1.25%
Sony 1.25%
Alienware 1.25%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 4.55%
Dell Precision M4600 3.41%
Dell Latitude E6540 2.27%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 2.27%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.27%

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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