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What percent of users and experts removed it?
45% remove it55% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,362
United States Rank #2,312
Reach 0.1215%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.74 days
493.71 days >
Average installed length: 259.41 days


VersionDistribution 21.14% 26.90% 2.76% 2.05% 0.92% 18.00% 25.48% 1.34% 1.42%

Gateway MyBackup

What is Gateway MyBackup?

This is an OEM rebranded version of NTI Backup for Gateway PCs.

About  (from NTI)

Gateway MyBackup offers an easy and reliable way to save backups (in the Flash archive) of files on the calculator, and to update them afterwards (useful for files that change too frequently to make simply archiving them convenient). Gateway MyBackup has been completely redesigned, and features the ability to be expand...  Read more


Gateway MyBackup is a software program developed by NTI. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named BackupManager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 64 files and is usually about 331.88 KB (339,840 bytes). The installed file Update.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 88% of users of Gateway MyBackup come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nticorp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NTI\Gateway MyBackup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0B61BBD5-DA3C-409A-8730-0C3DC3B0F270}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 331.88 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Gateway MyBackup

Program executable:BackupManager.exe
Name:Gateway MyBackup
Path:C:\Program Files\NTI\Gateway MyBackup\BackupManager.exe
Additional files:
  • LocEnuBoot.dll - Acer Backup Manager
  • LUInterface.dll
  • ShadowEZBoot.exe
  • Agent Installer.exe - NTI Agent Service (Setup Launcher)
  • BackupManager.exe - Gateway MyBackup
  • BackupManagerTray.exe
  • FileExplorer.exe
  • ImageExplorer.exe
  • MakeBootableDisk.exe
  • Migrate.exe
  • MigrateStarter.exe
  • Restore.exe
  • Update.exe
  • BookmarkDLL.dll - Backup Manager (Backup Manager Module)
  • CreateSyncJob.dll
  • ExpanedISO.dll
  • Hddrw32.dll
  • ISchedule.dll
  • IScheduleClient.dll
  • IScheduleSvc.exe
  • IShadowBurnData.dll
  • IShadowDriveBackup.dll
  • IShadowFileBackup.dll
  • IShadowS3.dll
  • LogonInfo.dll
  • OutlookMsgNet32.exe
  • OutlookMsgNet64.exe
  • Pehook.dll
  • StartServices.exe
  • SyncDll.dll
  • SystemMail.dll
  • TurboDLL.dll
  • VssAgent.dll
  • WinSetDLL.dll
  • agent_stub.dll - Agent Module
  • WirelessDll.dll
  • AboutNTISDK.dll (by NewTech Infosystems) - NTI CD-Writing SDK Library (AboutNTISDK DLL)
  • Mpeg2Dec.dll (by NewTech Infosystems) - Mpeg2Dec DLL
  • cryptopp.dll (by Wei Dai) - Crypto++® Library (Crypto++® Library DLL)
  • ACE.dll - ACE
  • archive.dll
  • MailConverter32.dll
  • MailConverter64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • IScheduleSvc.exe runs as a service named 'NTI IScheduleSvc' (NTI IScheduleSvc) "NTI IShadow Manage backup/Sync jobs and etc...".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BackupManagerTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BackupManagerTray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NTI\Gateway MyBackup\BackupManagerTray.exe" -h -k.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.33 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0026471958%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00218331%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00046389%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:12,697
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:365 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:3 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:7.32 MB
Total CPU:0.0024992116%
Kernel CPU:0.00175087%
User CPU:0.00074834%
CPU cycles/sec:215,731
I/O reads/min:1.69 KB

How do I remove Gateway MyBackup?

You can uninstall Gateway MyBackup 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 Gateway MyBackup, 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 Gateway MyBackup.

Win 10 55%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 45%
Keep it 55%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 55.32%
Windows 7 44.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.48%
Windows 8.1 22.57%
Windows 8 19.55%
Windows 10 Home 8.81%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.93%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 1.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.92%
  Canada 5.33%
  Mexico 1.92%
  Brazil 1.50%
  Japan 0.44%
  Australia 0.33%
  PR 0.31%
  Israel 0.17%
  New Zealand 0.14%
  Poland 0.14%
  United Kingdom 0.14%
  TT 0.11%
  France 0.11%
  Philippines 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 99.66%
Toshiba 0.08%
Gateway 0.08%
Lenovo 0.04%
Dell 0.04%
Hewlett-Packard 0.04%
Common models
Gateway NE56R 47.78%
Gateway NV57H 12.80%
Gateway NV55S 6.00%
Gateway NV52L 5.70%
Gateway NE71B 5.70%
Gateway NV76R 4.22%

About (from NTI Corporation)

As a product company, we have been dedicated to the core concept of Power with Simplicity: the idea of enhancing and satisfying consumer experience with feature-rich software products that are also easy to use.
Publisher URL: www.nticorp.com


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