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9% remove it91% keep it
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4.32.000 31.67%
4.00.000 15.00%
3.68.000 18.33%
3.66.000 1.67%
3.40.000 1.67%
3.32.000 1.67%
3.30.001 28.33%
3.03.011 1.67%

GetDataBack Data Recovery

What is GetDataBack Data Recovery?  (from Runtime Software)

GetDataBack Simple will recover your data if the hard drive's partition table, boot record, FAT/MFT or root directory are lost or damaged, data was lost due to a virus attack, the drive was formatted or re-partitioned, a power failure has caused a system crash, files were lost due to a software failure, or files were a...  Read more


GetDataBack Data Recovery is a software program developed by Runtime Software. The most common release is 4.32.000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named gdb.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 8.18 MB (8,579,141 bytes). 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 28% of users of GetDataBack Data Recovery come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.runtime.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Runtime Software
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Runtime Software\GetDataBack for FAT and NTFS\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Runtime Software\GetDataBack for FAT and NTFS\install
Estimated size: 8.18 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GetDataBack Data Recovery

  • dixml.exe - DriveImage XML - Private Edition
  • gdbnt.exe - GetDataBack for NTFS (GetDataBack for NTFS Data Recovery)
  • gdb.exe - GetDataBack for FAT (GetDataBack for FAT Data Recovery)
  • gdb - Kopie.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • DRV16.DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • gdbnt.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{31180293-367F-496D-8E25-8DC3C774A24C}' (runs on registration).
  • dixml.exe is scheduled as a task named 'backup to DIXML' (runs monthly on Mondays at 16:33).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • dixml.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named hotcopy.

How do I remove GetDataBack Data Recovery?

You can uninstall GetDataBack Data Recovery 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 GetDataBack Data Recovery, 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 GetDataBack Data Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 2%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 15.00%
Windows XP 15.00%
Windows Vista 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.51%
Windows 7 Professional 16.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.95%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.39%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 3.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.69%
  Italy 12.31%
  Germany 10.77%
  France 6.15%
  Sweden 4.62%
  Brazil 3.08%
  Australia 3.08%
  India 3.08%
  Netherlands 3.08%
  Poland 3.08%
  TT 1.54%
  South Africa 1.54%
  Belgium 1.54%
  Mexico 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.68%
Acer 21.05%
Dell 18.42%
Lenovo 7.89%
American Megatrends 7.89%
Medion 7.89%
ASUS 2.63%
Alienware 2.63%
Toshiba 2.63%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.22%
MEDION MS-7797 2.22%
LENOVO 20202 2.22%
Kelow G31T-M7 2.22%
ATComputers COMFOR OFFICE 2.22%
ASUSTeK V-P8H67E 2.22%


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