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8% remove it92% keep it
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2014 25.00%
2013 75.00%

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Backup Manager


Backup Manager is a program developed by IASO. The most used version is 2013, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 backupmanager.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 222.66 MB (233,478,720 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 78% of users of Backup Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.iasobackup.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Backup Manager
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Backup Manager\BackupIP.exe" u -interactive -path "C:\Program Files\Backup Manager" -sure
Estimated size: 222.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Backup Manager

Program executable:backupmanager.exe
Name:Backup Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\backup manager\backupmanager.exe
Additional files:
  • BackupFP.exe (by IASO Backup Technology) - Backup Manager (Backup Functional Process)
  • BackupIP.exe (by IASO Backup Technology) - Backup Manager Installer
  • BackupSC.exe - Backup Service Controller
  • BackupUP.exe - Backup Manager Updater
  • ClientTool.exe - Backup Client Tool
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtScript4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • xtrabackup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • BackupSC.exe runs as a service named 'Backup Service Controller' (Backup Service Controller) "Tracks and keeps launched processes which are needed for backup/restore/etc".
Startup File (User Run)
  • BackupManager.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'BackupManager' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Backup Manager\BackupManager.exe" minimized.
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • BackupUP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Backup Manager\BackupUP.exe'.
  • BackupManager.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Backup Manager\BackupManager.exe'.
  • BackupFP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Backup Manager\BackupFP.exe'.

How do I remove Backup Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Backup Manager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Backup Manager 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Backup Manager, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Backup Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 25.00%
Windows 8.1 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Belgium 11.11%
  Canada 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 25.00%
Intel 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 25.00%
Sony SVF14N13CXB 25.00%
MSI MS-7808 25.00%
Gigabyte H67A-UD3H-B3 25.00%


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