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Should I remove COMODO Time Machine BETA?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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2.9.161985.187 96.00%
2.7.150952.175 4.00%

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COMODO Time Machine BETA

What is COMODO Time Machine BETA?  (from COMODO)

Comodo Time Machine (CTM) is a powerful system rollback utility that allows users to quickly restore their computers to an earlier point in time. CTM 'snapshots' are a complete record of your entire system (including the registry, critical operating system files and user created documents).

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COMODO Time Machine BETA is a program developed by COMODO. The most used version is 2.9.161985.187, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 9.69 MB (10,165,248 bytes). update.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 7. While about 63% of users of COMODO Time Machine BETA come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.comodo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\comodo\time machine
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{88615CE6-AC0B-43A7-9E5C-60A6DC0E9911}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by COMODO Time Machine BETA

  • client.dll - COMODO Time Machine BETA
  • ctm.dll
  • ctm.exe
  • ctmcmd.exe
  • ctmsh64.dll
  • ctmshell.dll
  • schedule.dll
  • update.exe
  • ctm_res_cn.dll
  • ctm_res_en.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • ctmshell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'CtmShell' with a class of {9A71BA55-C4E6-4964-872A-6DF9F45B3567}.
  • ctmsh64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'CtmShell' with a class of {9A71BA55-C4E6-4964-872A-6DF9F45B3567}.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ctm.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'COMODO_TimeMachine' which loads as "C:\Program Files\COMODO\Time Machine\CTM.exe" /showtray.

How do I remove COMODO Time Machine BETA?

Quickly and completely remove COMODO Time Machine BETA from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall COMODO Time Machine BETA 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 COMODO Time Machine BETA, 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 COMODO Time Machine BETA.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 4%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.00%
Windows 10 16.00%
Windows XP 16.00%
Windows Vista 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.13%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.74%
Windows 10 Pro 13.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.35%
Windows 7 Professional 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Japan 17.50%
  India 7.50%
  Germany 5.00%
  Singapore 2.50%
  Australia 2.50%
  Malaysia 2.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.67%
Lenovo 20.00%
Toshiba 13.33%
Acer 13.33%
Gateway 6.67%
Alienware 6.67%
American Megatrends 6.67%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5745 20.00%
HP-Pavilion AY627AA-ABA a... 13.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 6.67%
Sony VGC-H51B 6.67%
Micro-Star MS-7529 6.67%
IBM 8189KRG 6.67%


Comodo groups provides computer software and SSL digital certificates as well as offers many products as freemium, but additional features or more featured editions are available for a fee.
Publisher URL: www.comodo.com


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