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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,599
United States Rank #9,969
Reach 0.0385%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.75 days
199.13 days >
Average installed length: 104.63 days


19.0.6027 51.12%
19.0.5634 23.19%
19.0.5628 0.13%
19.0.5620 6.06%
19.0.5586 5.40%
19.0.5576 0.66%
19.0.5518 11.59%
19.0.5037 0.66%
19.0.5029 1.05%
19.0.3093 0.13%

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Acronis True Image 2016


Acronis True Image 2016 is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 19.0.6027, 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. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. 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 acronis_drive.exe. The setup package generally installs about 85 files and is usually about 564.77 KB (578,322 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 42% of users of Acronis True Image 2016 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
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\Uninstall.exe" {986072E2-9A8A-4BE9-896B-18C3219BCE58}
Estimated size: 564.77 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis True Image 2016

Program executable:acronis_drive.exe
Name:Acronis True Image 2016
Acronis Drive Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\acronis_drive.exe
Additional files:
  • 55license_activator.exe - True Image Home 2014 by Acronis (License Activator)
  • BrowseFolderHelper.exe - Browse folder helper
  • license_activator.exe
  • mmsBundle.dll - Acronis Managed Machine Service
  • timounter.dll - Acronis Backup Archive Explorer (timounter Dynamic Link Library)
  • timounter64.dll
  • DiskBundleEx.dll - Acronis Disk Manager Library
  • mapi_proxy_32.dll - Acronis True Image Home 2012 (Acronis True Image Home 2012 MAPI COM server DLL)
  • mapi_proxy_64.dll
  • mapi_proxy_stub_32.dll - Acronis True Image Home 2012 MAPI COM proxy DLL
  • mapi_proxy_stub_64.dll
  • backup_cpl_control.dll - Acronis TrueImage Home 2012 (Backup CPL control library)
  • extcmp.exe - External Comparison Server
  • live_update_dll.dll
  • ti_managers.dll - Acronis TrueImage Home 2016
  • ti_managers_proxy_stub.dll - Managers Dll Proxy Stub
  • versions_page.dll - Versions Page
  • DiskDirector.exe - Acronis Disk Director 12 (Disk Director 12)
  • ManagementConsole.exe - Acronis Disk Director 11 (Disk Director 11 Management Console)
  • acronis_backup_cpl.dll - Acronis True Image Home (acronis_backup_cpl)
  • LiveUpdateInstaller.exe - Live Update Installer
  • MediaBuilder.exe - Acronis Media Builder
  • SystemReport.exe - Acronis System Report
  • ti_managers_proxy.dll - Managers Dll Proxy
  • TrueImage.exe
  • libcrypto10.dll - OPENSSL Crypto Library
  • libcrypto-10.dll
  • libssl-10.dll - OPENSSL Ssl Library
  • RecoveryExpert.exe - Acronis RecoveryExpert (RecoveryExpert)
  • adm.exe - Acronis Drive Monitor (ADM Application)
  • adm_console.exe
  • adm_tray.exe - ADM System Tray Application
  • autopart.exe - Acronis Disk Director (autopart2)
  • fox.dll - the FOX library
  • AcronisTibUrlHandler.exe - Acronis True Image
  • aszbrowsehelper.exe - Acronis True Image ASZ Browse Helper
  • CleanupTool_46_en-US.exe - Acronis Cleanup Tool
  • prl_stat.exe - Wrapper for Parallels Report
  • qt_icontray_ex.dll - Qt tray icon class extention dynamic library
  • restoreoriginal.exe - Acronis Restore Original Configuration Shell Plugin
  • spawn.exe - Acronis Spawn Utility
  • ti_command_executor.exe - Acronis True Image Command Executor
  • tishell.dll - Acronis True Image Shell Extensions
  • tishell32.dll
  • tishell64.dll
  • TrueImageLauncher.exe
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe - Acronis True Image Monitor
  • TrueImageTools.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - Acronis TrueImage Uninstaller
  • afcdpapi.dll - Acronis CDP (File Level CDP API)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Context Menu Handlers
  • tishell.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
  • tishell64.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
  • versions_page.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'VersionsPageShellExt' with a class of {9E42900A-85F9-4E67-9778-575FBBA0A81C}.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • TrueImageLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EDB63172-56C7-4BB7-B304-0621FDFE7F4D}' (runs on registration).
  • DiskDirector.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DiskDirector - Acronis Disk Director 12'.
  • ManagementConsole.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ManagementConsole - Acronis Disk Director 11 Home'.
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.
  • adm_tray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'adm_tray.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acronis\DriveMonitor\adm_tray.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • adm_console.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Acronis\DriveMonitor\adm_console.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.72 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001737311%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00013484%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003889%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:22,996
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:34 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Acronis True Image 2016?

You can uninstall Acronis True Image 2016 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 2016, 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 2016.

Win 10 77%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
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 10 76.81%
Windows 7 22.27%
Windows XP 0.53%
Windows Vista 0.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 37.52%
Windows 10 Home 27.87%
Windows 7 Professional 8.06%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.42%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.52%
  Germany 12.86%
  Italy 7.28%
  United Kingdom 5.92%
  France 4.21%
  Canada 4.21%
  Russia 2.50%
  Netherlands 2.05%
  Australia 1.82%
  Switzerland 1.48%
  Spain 1.48%
  Belgium 1.37%
  Austria 1.25%
  UA 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.83%
Dell 19.47%
Acer 12.98%
ASUS 10.91%
Lenovo 6.49%
Toshiba 5.31%
Medion 4.42%
MSI 2.06%
Intel 1.47%
Samsung 1.47%
Alienware 0.88%
Common models
ASUS All Series 18.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.96%
Dell XPS 8900 1.96%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 1.96%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.47%
Gigabyte X58A-UD7 1.47%

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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