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Should I remove Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,266
United States Rank #10,009
Reach 0.0109%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 43.57 days
674.11 days >
Average installed length: 354.19 days


5.1.14100.810 69.93%
5.1.14058.810 11.76%
5.1.14053.810 1.31%
5.1.14030.810 0.65%
5.1.13818.810 11.11%
5.1.13666.810 4.58%
5.1.13628.810 0.65%

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Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit

What is Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit?  (from Dell)

The Service offers customers consumer-level backup solutions for their personal files including local backup solutions and various levels of online backup space depending on the offer selected. The backup service is designed and intended to provide a secondary backup location for copies of files that are ordinarily hou...  Read more


Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit is a software program developed by Dell. The most common release is 5.1.14100.810, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 30.65 MB (32,137,216 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 100% of users of Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: backup.techconcierge.dell.com/myaccount
Help link: support.dell.com/support/index.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dell\tech concierge backup
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F5735C94-C060-49BC-971C-1F45360A4F05}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 30.65 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit

  • cqt.dll - Dell Tech Concierge Backup (Dell Translations)
  • dashui.exe - Dell Backup Dashboard
  • dell-backup-nse.dll - Dell Namespace Extension
  • dell-backup-shell.dll - Dell Shell Extension
  • dell-backup-svc.exe - Dell Tech Concierge Backup Service
  • opennse.exe - Dell Namespace Browser
  • gather5.exe - Gather5 (Gather5 Setup)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • phonon4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • qtcore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • qtgui4.dll
  • qtnetwork4.dll
  • qtsql4.dll
  • qtwebkit4.dll
  • libeay32.dll
  • ssleay32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Mozilla Plugin
  • dell-backup-nse.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'McAfee Total Protection' with a plugin key of '@mcafee.com/MSC,version=10' for all users of the PC.
  • dell-backup-svc.exe runs as a service named 'Dell Tech Concierge Backup Service' (Dell-Backup-Svc) "Backs up files from storage sources to targets.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • dashui.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Dell Backup Dashboard' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Dell\Tech Concierge Backup\DashUI.exe".

How do I remove Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Dell Tech Concierge Backup (64-bit) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit 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 Dell Tech Concierge Backup (64-bit), 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 Dell Tech Concierge Backup 64-bit.

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Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Automatically starts? 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 73.20%
Windows 8 26.14%
Windows Vista 0.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 63.16%
Windows 8.1 10.53%
Windows 10 Home 7.89%
Windows 7 Professional 5.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.95%
Windows 8 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.62%
  Spain 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.00%
Alienware 1.33%
Hewlett-Packard 0.67%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 5.37%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 4.70%
Dell Inspiron 570 4.70%
Dell Inspiron 660 4.03%
Dell Inspiron 560 4.03%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.03%

About Dell

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


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