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Should I remove Advanced Archive Password Recovery?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,547
United States Rank #7,157
Reach 0.1560%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.20 days
477.95 days >
Average installed length: 251.12 days


VersionDistribution 0.03% 22.34% 0.75% 28.42%
4.53 40.26%
4.52 0.03%
4.51 1.11%
4.50 5.95%
4.12 0.07%
4.11 0.16%
4.0 0.88%

Advanced Archive Password Recovery

What is Advanced Archive Password Recovery?  (from ElcomSoft Co)

Backup archives locked with a password? Can’t access compressed archives from the last year? Unlock password-protected ZIP, RAR, ACE and ARJ archives quickly and efficiently! Advanced Archive Password Recovery recovers passwords and removes protection from plain and self-extracting archives created with all versions of...  Read more


Advanced Archive Password Recovery is a program developed by ElcomSoft Co. The most used version is 4.53, 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 archpr.exe. The software installer includes 53 files and is usually about 5.62 MB (5,892,532 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 20% of users of Advanced Archive Password Recovery come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.elcomsoft.com/archpr.html
Help link: www.elcomsoft.com/help/archpr/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced Archive Password Recovery
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced Archive Password Recovery\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 5.62 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced Archive Password Recovery

Program executable:archpr.exe
Name:Advanced Archive Password Recovery
Advanced Archive Password Recovery
Path:C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced Archive Password Recovery\archpr.exe
Additional files:
  • archpry.exe - Advanced Archive Password Recovery
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • archpry.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A62E3E8F-4F21-420A-958B-64D7981DA083}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Advanced Archive Password Recovery?

You can uninstall Advanced Archive Password Recovery 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 Advanced Archive Password Recovery, 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 Advanced Archive Password Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.59%
Windows 10 29.93%
Windows XP 5.78%
Windows Vista 2.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.15%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.88%
Windows 7 Professional 10.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.78%
Windows 10 Pro 5.35%
Windows 10 Home 4.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.65%
  Germany 9.84%
  France 6.77%
  Brazil 5.70%
  Italy 5.66%
  Spain 4.30%
  DZ 2.69%
  Mexico 2.56%
  Taiwan 2.22%
  United Kingdom 2.22%
  MA 1.77%
  Canada 1.74%
  Argentina 1.61%
  Netherlands 1.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.55%
Acer 19.58%
Dell 15.31%
ASUS 11.84%
Toshiba 5.98%
Lenovo 4.55%
Samsung 4.04%
Intel 1.71%
American Megatrends 1.20%
Medion 0.91%
MSI 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.89%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.57%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.44%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.11%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 2.79%
Positivo Positivo MO... 2.46%

About ElcomSoft Co

ElcomSoft developes Windows security and productivity applications for business and private customers.
Publisher URL: www.elcomsoft.com


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