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Should I remove DataProtecto?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,883
United States Rank #36,318
Reach 0.0022%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.19 days
15.94 days >
Average installed length: 8.37 days



DataProtecto is a program developed by XCloudSystems. 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 main program executable is dataprotecto.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 28.79 MB (30,184,984 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 55% of users of DataProtecto come from the United States, it is also popular in Egypt and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\xcloudsystems\dataprotecto
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\XCloudSystems\DataProtecto\uninstall.exe" -u
Estimated size: 28.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DataProtecto

Program executable:dataprotecto.exe
Name:Data Protecto
Data Protection Software
Path:C:\Program Files\xcloudsystems\dataprotecto\dataprotecto.exe
Additional files:
  • DPController.exe - Data Protecto (Data Protection Software)
  • DPProtectService.exe - Protection Service
  • DPVaultServer.exe - XCloudProtectCOMServer
  • Twitter.exe
  • uninstall.exe - Data Protecto Setup
  • SocialPopup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • DPProtectService.exe runs as a service named 'DPProtectService' (DPProtectService).
Startup File (User Run)
  • DPController.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'xcpcontroller' and executes as C:\Program Files\XCloudSystems\DataProtecto\DPController.exe.

How do I remove DataProtecto?

You can uninstall DataProtecto 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 DataProtecto, 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 DataProtecto.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.22%
Windows 10 31.11%
Windows Vista 4.44%
Windows XP 2.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.91%
Windows 7 Professional 16.28%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.95%
Windows 10 Home 11.63%
Windows 8.1 9.30%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.72%
  Egypt 7.55%
  Italy 5.66%
  South Africa 3.77%
  TN 3.77%
  DZ 3.77%
  Romania 3.77%
  Germany 3.77%
  United Kingdom 3.77%
  MA 1.89%
  France 1.89%
  India 1.89%
  Poland 1.89%
  Lithuania 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.86%
Dell 17.14%
Acer 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Samsung 5.71%
Lenovo 5.71%
Sony 2.86%
American Megatrends 2.86%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 5.88%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 5.88%
Gigabyte H61M-D2-B3 2.94%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD7 2.94%
Hewlett-Packard 500-018 2.94%
Hewlett-Packard 110-023w 2.94%


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