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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #34,015
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 42.97 days
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Average installed length: 148.39 days


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Active@ File Recovery 10


Active@ File Recovery 10 is a program developed by LSoft Technologies Inc. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is filerecovery.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 21.23 MB (22,263,617 bytes). ActiveUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 29% of users of Active@ File Recovery 10 come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lsoft.net
Help link: www.file-recovery.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LSoft Technologies\Active@ File Recovery\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\LSoft Technologies\Active@ File Recovery\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 21.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Active@ File Recovery 10

Program executable:filerecovery.exe
Name:File Recovery Application
Active@ File Recovery
Path:C:\Program Files\lsoft technologies\active@ file recovery\filerecovery.exe
Additional files:
  • FilePreview.exe - Active@ File Recovery Preview
  • ActiveUpdate.exe - Active@ Update for Windows (Software Updater)
  • FileOrganizer_demo.exe - Active@ File Organizer (To organize files into folders based on internal data)
  • FileRecovery8.exe - Active@ File Recovery (Data Recovery Software for recovering lost files and partitions)
  • DiskEditor.exe - Active@ Disk Editor (Disk Editor)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc)
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FileRecovery8.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LSoft Technologies\Active@ File Recovery\FileRecovery8.exe'.

How do I remove Active@ File Recovery 10?

You can uninstall Active@ File Recovery 10 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 Active@ File Recovery 10, 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 Active@ File Recovery 10.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.21%
Windows 10 16.96%
Windows XP 5.36%
Windows Vista 4.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 40.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.75%
Windows 7 Professional 11.61%
Windows 8 Pro 7.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.36%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.57%
  Brazil 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  IQ 5.88%
  Iran 5.04%
  Poland 5.04%
  Canada 3.36%
  Netherlands 3.36%
  DZ 2.52%
  Thailand 2.52%
  Turkey 2.52%
  United Arab Emirates 1.68%
  Belgium 1.68%
  France 1.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.97%
Dell 21.62%
Acer 16.22%
Intel 5.41%
ASUS 5.41%
Sony 5.41%
Lenovo 4.05%
MSI 4.05%
Toshiba 2.70%
Gateway 1.35%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.20%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.20%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.20%
Positivo Positivo Mobil... 2.20%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.20%

About (from LSoft Technologies Inc)

LSoft's current vision is tied to a strong commitment to the latest technologies that expand the power and reach of PCs for its users.
Publisher URL: www.lsoft.net


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