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Should I remove BurnRecovery?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,131
United States Rank #5,311
Reach 0.1298%


4.0.1304.1501 15.55%
4.0.1212.1401 3.05%
4.0.1211.2901 0.70%
4.0.1211.2101 4.92%
4.0.1210.1501 0.31%
4.0.1207.2301 5.71%
3.0.1103.1801 29.00%
3.0.1102.2101 2.27%
3.0.1101.1701 0.04%
3.0.1012.2001 2.03%
3.0.1008.2601 0.35%
3.0.1007.2702 3.71%
3.0.1007.2701 5.78%
3.0.1007.2001 1.17%
3.0.1003.801 0.63%
3.0.1003.102 0.63%
3.0.912.401 11.61%
3.0.911.1701 1.56%
3.0.909.901 0.12%
3.0.908.2201 9.73%
2.10.906.301 0.04%
1.0.1001.2201 0.12% 0.98%


What is BurnRecovery?

MSI does not give a recovery disc set, however they do have F3 recovery on boot, and they also have preinstalled "BurnRecovery" which allows you to burn DVD's to create your own recovery disc set.


The most common release is 3.0.1103.1801, 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 primary executable is named BurnRecovery.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 28.88 MB (30,281,401 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.msi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MSI\BurnRecovery\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2892E1B7-E24D-4CCB-B8A7-B63D4B66F89F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.88 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by BurnRecovery

Program executable:BurnRecovery.exe
Name:Recovery DVD burning Wizard
RecoveryDVD Burning
Path:C:\Program Files\MSI\BurnRecovery\BurnRecovery.exe
  • BurnRecovery.exe - Recovery DVD burning Wizard (RecoveryDVD Burning)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BurnRecovery.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EBE5A858-16DB-46E1-8962-C6BC0BA55190}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove BurnRecovery?

You can uninstall BurnRecovery 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 BurnRecovery, 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 BurnRecovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.14%
Windows 10 34.80%
Windows XP 1.02%
Windows Vista 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 57.06%
Windows 8.1 14.90%
Windows 8 9.02%
Windows 10 Home 6.20%
Windows 7 Starter 3.65%
Windows 7 Professional 1.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.01%
  France 11.22%
  Germany 10.61%
  United Kingdom 5.09%
  Canada 4.52%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Iran 2.78%
  Belgium 2.74%
  Australia 1.89%
  Sweden 1.82%
  DK 1.78%
  Taiwan 1.64%
  Italy 1.32%
  Russia 1.32%

About Micro-Star International Co

Micro-Star International (MSI) is a motherboard and video card manufacturer that also manufactures a wide range of products including notebooks, gaming laptops, All-in-One PCs, servers and workstations, industrial PCs, household appliances, car infotainment products, barebone systems and communication devices.
Publisher URL: us.msi.com


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