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Should I remove Active@ ISO Burner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,474
United States Rank #4,083
Reach 0.0889%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.58 days
636.52 days >
Average installed length: 334.44 days


2.5.1 64.61%
2.5.0 8.96%
2.1.0 21.58%
2.0.5 4.85%

Other programs by LSoft Technologies Inc

Active@ ISO Burner

What is Active@ ISO Burner?  (from LSoft Technologies Inc)

Active@ ISO Burner is a simple-to-use dialog-style software to burn CD/DVD/Blue Ray ISO images compatible with the ISO 9660 standard. Automated burning is also supported. The freeware application allows you to burn an ISO image files to CD-R, DVD-R, DVD+R, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DL DVD+RW, HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc. Burning mod...  Read more


Active@ ISO Burner is a program developed by LSoft Technologies Inc. The most used version is 2.5.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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. The main program executable is IsoBurner.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 3.34 MB (3,502,907 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 63% of users of Active@ ISO Burner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ntfs.com/iso_burner_free.htm
Help link: secure.lsoft.net/clients
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LSoft Technologies\Active ISO Burner
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{7694E0B1-2332-448B-9235-929F84B41E3F}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.34 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Active@ ISO Burner

Program executable:IsoBurner.exe
Name:Active@ ISO Burner
Active@ ISO Image File Burning Software
Path:C:\Program Files\LSoft Technologies\Active ISO Burner\IsoBurner.exe
Additional files:
  • IsoBurner.exe - Active@ ISO Burner (Active@ ISO Image File Burning Software)
  • 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
  • WnASPI32.dll (by Rocket Division Software) - ASPI Layer for Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • SPTDinst-v156-x64.exe (by Duplex Secure) - SCSI Pass Through Direct (SCSI Pass Through Direct setup)
  • SPTDinst-v156-x86.exe (by Duplex Secure)
  • SPTDinst-v162-x64.exe
  • SPTDinst-v162-x86.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F71A9918-1861-4EFE-AE94-530BDDE46DD4}' (runs on registration).
  • IsoBurner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F37CF328-3DCA-4B76-AFFD-A6C0650C0D39}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove Active@ ISO Burner?

You can uninstall Active@ ISO Burner 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@ ISO Burner, 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@ ISO Burner.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.97%
Windows 10 16.03%
Windows XP 9.70%
Windows Vista 9.24%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.21%
Windows 7 Professional 15.01%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.21%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.74%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.76%
Windows 8.1 3.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.71%
  United Kingdom 6.32%
  Germany 4.32%
  Canada 3.40%
  Sweden 1.57%
  France 1.48%
  Australia 1.35%
  Netherlands 1.35%
  Italy 1.35%
  Brazil 1.00%
  DK 0.74%
  Czech Republic 0.74%
  Belgium 0.70%
  Finland 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.30%
Hewlett-Packard 25.12%
Acer 15.31%
ASUS 7.85%
Toshiba 7.46%
Intel 2.94%
Samsung 2.94%
Lenovo 2.26%
American Megatrends 1.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.82%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.76%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.65%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.65%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.38%

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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