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6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,083
United States Rank #8,723
Reach 0.0236%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.05 days
237.56 days >
Average installed length: 124.82 days


19.0.33 19.10%
19.0.32 2.15%
18.0.6128 0.21%
18.0.6126 33.69%
13.0.14190 5.36%
13.0.14010 39.27%
11.0.8314 0.21%

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Acronis True Image WD Edition

What is Acronis True Image WD Edition?  (from Acronis)

Acronis True Image WD Edition Software helps you to completely clone your current system drive onto your new WD hard drive. Cloning makes an exact copy of your old system drive on your new WD hard drive, including the operating system, applications, data, preferences, and email settings. Everything will be present and ...  Read more


Acronis True Image WD Edition is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 13.0.14010, 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. 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 TrueImage.exe. The setup package generally installs about 74 files and is usually about 514.33 KB (526,674 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 69% of users of Acronis True Image WD Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wdc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A7D5787B-3A91-4433-A753-CFE520671683}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 514.33 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acronis True Image WD Edition

Program executable:TrueImage.exe
Name:Acronis True Image
Path:C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImage.exe
Additional files:
  • BrowseFolderHelper.exe - True Image Home 2014 by Acronis (Browse folder helper)
  • license_activator.exe - License Activator
  • timounter.dll - Acronis Backup Archive Explorer (timounter Dynamic Link Library)
  • timounter64.dll
  • CleanUpTools.exe - Acronis TrueImageHome Cleanup
  • 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
  • extcmp.exe - Acronis TrueImage Home 2012 (External Comparison Server)
  • live_update_dll.dll
  • ti_managers.dll - Acronis TrueImage Home 2014 (Acronis TrueImage Home 2013)
  • ti_managers_proxy_stub.dll - Managers Dll Proxy Stub
  • versions_page.dll - Versions Page
  • versions_view.dll - Versions View
  • universal_restore.dll - Acronis Universal Restore
  • LiveUpdateInstaller.exe - Acronis True Image Home (Live Update Installer)
  • MediaBuilder.exe - Acronis Media Builder
  • SystemReport.exe - Acronis System Report
  • ti_managers_proxy.dll - Managers Dll Proxy
  • TrueImage.exe
  • libcrypto-10.dll - OPENSSL Crypto Library
  • libssl-10.dll - OPENSSL Ssl Library
  • WiperTool.exe - Acronis DriveCleanser (DriveCleanser)
  • AcronisTibUrlHandler.exe - Acronis True Image
  • aszbrowsehelper.exe - Acronis True Image ASZ Browse Helper
  • 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
  • TimounterMonitor.exe - Monitor for Acronis True Image Backup Archive Explorer
  • 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
  • winpe_iso.exe - Acronis True Image ISOBuilder
  • fox.dll - FOX GUI Library
  • afcdpapi.dll - Acronis CDP (File Level CDP API)
  • resource.dll - Acronis Resource Loader for Win32 (Resource Loader for Win32)
  • apichecker.dll - Acronis Snapshot API Checker (Acronis Snapshot API Checker Dynamic Link Library)
  • rpc_client.dll - Acronis Dynamic RPC Client
  • libcrypto9.dll
  • libssl9.dll
  • thread_pool.dll - Acronis Thread Pool (Thread Pool)
  • ulxmlrpcpp.dll - Ultra lightweight XML-RPC library for C++
  • expat.dll - Acronis Expat (Expat XML parser DLL)
  • mspack.dll - GNU libmspack (Compressors and decompressors,archivers and dearchivers for Microsoft compression formats.)
  • gc.dll - Acronis GC (GC)
  • prl_net_enum.dll (by Parallels) - Prl Report (net_enum.dll)
  • prl_report.exe (by Parallels)

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}.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named TrueImageMonitor.exe_Reg_HKLMWow6432Run.
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".
  • TimounterMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AcronisTimounterMonitor' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TimounterMonitor.exe.

How do I remove Acronis True Image WD Edition?

You can uninstall Acronis True Image WD Edition 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 WD Edition, 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 WD Edition.

Win 10 44%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 43.80%
Windows 7 43.80%
Windows XP 9.40%
Windows Vista 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 21.51%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.20%
Windows 7 Professional 15.48%
Windows 10 Pro 15.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.04%
  Germany 6.37%
  Canada 4.40%
  Japan 4.10%
  France 2.43%
  Italy 2.12%
  United Kingdom 1.21%
  Belgium 1.06%
  Australia 1.06%
  Austria 1.06%
  Netherlands 0.91%
  Sweden 0.61%
  Switzerland 0.46%
  Portugal 0.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.88%
Hewlett-Packard 24.20%
Acer 10.50%
ASUS 4.57%
Intel 4.57%
Toshiba 3.20%
American Megatrends 2.74%
Lenovo 1.37%
Alienware 1.37%
MSI 1.37%
Medion 0.91%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.09%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.55%
Dell Inspiron 5558 2.13%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.13%
Dell XPS 8900 2.13%
Hewlett-Packard 23-b030 2.13%

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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