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Fabrik Ultimate Backup


Fabrik Ultimate Backup is a program developed by Fabrik. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 7 files and is usually about 35.51 MB (37,235,021 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.fabrik.com
Help link: backup.fabrik.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Fabrik Ultimate Backup\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3A48B49B-38D9-87E2-1696-6AF3B8B0B07F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 35.51 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Fabrik Ultimate Backup

  • backup.dll - Fabrik Ultimate Backup (Fabrik Ultimate Backup Service)
  • fabrikhomebackup.exe - Fabrik Ultimate Backup Service bootstrapper
  • fabrikhomeconf.exe - Fabrik Ultimate Backup Configuration Utility
  • fabrikhomeshell.dll - Fabrik Ultimate Backup Shell Extensions
  • fabrikhomestat.exe - Fabrik Ultimate Backup Status Application
  • oem.dll - Fabrik Ultimate Backup Resource Library
  • librs2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • fabrikhomeshell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'fabrikhome' with a class of {ae6ee5da-1112-8a8d-e987-07c463498fb2}.
  • fabrikhomebackup.exe runs as a service named 'Fabrik Ultimate Backup Backup Service' (fabrikhomebackup) "Backs up configured files to the Fabrik Ultimate Backup servers. Please DO NOT stop or restart this service - it could corrupt your Fabrik Ultimate Backup installation.".

How do I remove Fabrik Ultimate Backup?

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

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Sony 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Common models
Sony VGN-SZ480N 25.00%
Dell Latitude E6400 25.00%
Dell Dell DV051 25.00%
Compaq-Presario KJ383AA-A... 25.00%


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