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Should I remove Dell Backup and Recovery Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,229
United States Rank #1,606
Reach 0.2861%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.87 days
350.31 days >
Average installed length: 184.06 days


1.3.3 0.16%
1.3.1 63.93%
1.3 24.83%
1.2.3 4.82%
1.2.1 3.16%
1.1.0 3.10%

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Dell Backup and Recovery Manager

What is Dell Backup and Recovery Manager?  (from Dell)

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Dell Backup and Recovery Manager is a software program developed by Dell. It is typically pre-installed with most new Dell computers. The most common release is 1.3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named _60D6A0038669B94596A35C.exe. The setup package is about 39.98 MB (41,917,952 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 63% of users of Dell Backup and Recovery Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{4688EB75-28E2-4731-9BCB-55E624F7CD45}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{975DFE7C-8E56-45BC-A329-401E6B1F8102}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.98 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Backup and Recovery Manager

Program executable:_60D6A0038669B94596A35C.exe
Additional files:
  • _60D6A0038669B94596A35C.exe
  • _6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe

How do I remove Dell Backup and Recovery Manager?

You can uninstall Dell Backup and Recovery 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Dell Backup and Recovery Manager, 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 Dell Backup and Recovery Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.80%
Windows 10 7.86%
Windows XP 0.30%
Windows Vista 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 72.42%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.88%
Windows 10 Pro 5.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.45%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.35%
Windows 10 Home 1.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.28%
  United Kingdom 4.27%
  France 3.53%
  Germany 3.29%
  Canada 2.66%
  Brazil 2.43%
  Australia 1.61%
  India 1.38%
  Italy 1.31%
  Japan 1.17%
  Netherlands 1.08%
  Belgium 0.91%
  Sweden 0.70%
  Israel 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 99.66%
Acer 0.11%
Hewlett-Packard 0.11%
Alienware 0.07%
Toshiba 0.04%
Compaq 0.02%
Common models
Dell Vostro 230 6.14%
Dell Vostro 3550 4.95%
Dell OptiPlex 390 4.78%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 4.26%
Dell Dell System Vostro... 3.91%
Dell OptiPlex 790 3.89%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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