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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #26,645
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5.3.1 12.96%
5.2.5 29.63%
5.1.4 2.78%
5.1.3 11.11%
5.1.2 3.70%
5.1.1 0.93%
5.0.2 12.04%
4.2.4 4.63%
4.0.4 6.48%
4.0.1 4.63%
3.3.4 7.41%
3.2.6 0.93%
3.1.181 0.93%
3.1.18 0.93%
3.1.9 0.93%

[email protected] Disk Image

What is [email protected] Disk Image?  (from Active Data Recovery Software)

[email protected] Disk Image is a disk image software that makes an exact copy of any PC disks (HDD, SSD, USB, CD, DVD, Blu-ray etc.) and stores it into a folder. The disk images may be used for backups, PC upgrades or disk duplication purposes. In case of computer failure, a backup image may be used to recover your computer sys...  Read more


Ac[email protected] Disk Image is a program developed by Active Data Recovery Software. The most used version is 5.2.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is disk_image.exe. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 183.76 MB (192,682,052 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 44% of users of [email protected] Disk Image come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.disk-image.net
Help link: secure.lsoft.net/clients
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Active Data Recovery Software\[email protected] Disk Image
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{BA789040-B54B-4E7A-BC62-B6719E84CE9B}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 183.76 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by [email protected] Disk Image

Program executable:disk_image.exe
Name:[email protected] Disk Image
Path:C:\Program Files\Active Data Recovery Software\[email protected] Disk Image\disk_image.exe
Additional files:
  • StarBurn.dll (by Rocket Division Software, StarBurn Software) - StarBurn CD/DVD/Blu-Ray/HD-DVD Burning, Grabbing and Mastering Toolkit for Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • diexplorer.exe (by LSoft Technologies) - [email protected] Disk Image Explorer
  • diexplorer_x64.exe (by LSoft Technologies)
  • BootDiskCreator.exe - [email protected] Boot Disk Creator
  • msg.dll
  • shcpy_2k3.dll
  • shcpy_2k3x64.dll
  • shcpy_xp.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • disk_image.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Disk Image Task {f1f392eb-9757-4ea3-9563-2a5d70f15f25}' (runs daily).

How do I remove [email protected] Disk Image?

You can uninstall [email protected] Disk Image 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 [email protected] Disk Image, 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 [email protected] Disk Image.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.52%
Windows 10 13.89%
Windows XP 10.19%
Windows Vista 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 17.59%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.19%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%
Windows 8 Pro 4.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.94%
  Canada 4.55%
  Germany 4.55%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Netherlands 3.79%
  Italy 3.79%
  France 3.03%
  Australia 3.03%
  Belgium 2.27%
  Slovakia 2.27%
  Israel 1.52%
  MA 1.52%
  Sweden 1.52%
  Spain 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.98%
Hewlett-Packard 23.81%
ASUS 12.70%
Intel 9.52%
Acer 7.94%
Sony 4.76%
Samsung 3.17%
Lenovo 1.59%
Medion 1.59%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.53%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 1.27%
Sony VGN-FE21S 1.27%
HP Z200 SFF Workstation 1.27%
HP EliteBook 8560w 1.27%
HP EliteBook 8460p 1.27%


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