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Average installed length: 184.85 days

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Drive Rescue 1.9

What is Drive Rescue?  (from Alexander Grau)

Drive Rescue is a program for exploring your hard disk, and locating lost files on it. The idea for this program originated from processing a disk with Scandisk--which suddenly contained no data. Since off-the-shelf Windows methods could not recover any of it, this program was successfully created, to find important in...  Read more


Drive Rescue 1.9 is a software program developed by Alexander Grau. The primary executable is named rescue.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 1.63 MB (1,708,142 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 32% of users of Drive Rescue come from Italy, it is also popular in France and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: home.nexgo.de/christian_grau/rescue/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\drive rescue
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Drive Rescue\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Drive Rescue 1.9

Program executable:rescue.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\drive rescue\rescue.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe (by Jordan Russell) - Inno Setup Uninstaller

How do I remove Drive Rescue?

Quickly and completely remove Drive Rescue 1.9 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Drive Rescue 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 Drive Rescue 1.9, 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 Drive Rescue.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.49%
Windows XP 21.38%
Windows 8 12.58%
Windows Vista 7.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.38%
Windows 7 Professional 15.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.72%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.66%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.79% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 31.79%
  France 16.18%
  United States 14.45%
  Germany 5.20%
  Poland 3.47%
  Taiwan 2.89%
  Australia 2.89%
  Canada 2.31%
  Czech Republic 2.31%
  Russia 1.73%
  Mexico 1.73%
  Spain 1.73%
  United Kingdom 1.73%
  Peru 1.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.07%
Hewlett-Packard 14.46%
ASUS 14.46%
Acer 12.05%
Intel 8.43%
American Megatrends 6.02%
Toshiba 6.02%
Samsung 2.41%
Medion 2.41%
Lenovo 1.20%
Compaq 1.20%
Common models
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.11%
Packard Bell imedia S3810 2.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.05%
HP Compaq dc7800p Small F... 1.05%
Hewlett-Packard DSDT 1.05%


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