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Should I remove HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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4.0.31 30.77%
4.0.23 7.69%
4.0.19 23.08%
4.0.14 38.46%

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HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer


HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most used version is 4.0.14, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is restore7.exe. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 375.85 MB (394,111,863 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 25% of users of HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\windows\sminst
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3
Estimated size: 375.85 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer

Program executable:restore7.exe
Additional files:
  • Defrag.dll (by SoftThinks) - Bibliothèque de liaison dynamique DefragVolumeDLL (DefragVolumeDLL DLL)
  • MBR.DLL (by XSS) - XSS Preinstall Environment MBR installation (MBRInst)
  • MBR.EXE (by XSS)
  • BootImage_Creator.exe (by SoftThinks) - BootImage_Creator Application (BootImage_Creator MFC Application)
  • CSTCasperBundle.dll (by SASOFT THINKS) - SASOFT THINKS CSTCasperBundle (CSTCasperBundle)
  • BackupST.exe - Selective Backup And Restore
  • ICompression.dll (by SA SOFTTHINKS) - SA SOFTTHINKS ICompression (ICompression)
  • IRestorePlugIn.dll (by soft thinks) - soft thinks IRestorePlugIn (IRestorePlugIn 32 bits)
  • DiskSnapper.exe - DiskSnapper 3 Application
  • Image.exe - Restore point management
  • CD Creator.exe - Application CD Creator (Application SoftThinks CD Creator)
  • Erase.dll - Application Erase Tool (Application MFC Erase Tool)
  • ExclRestPt.exe - ExclRestPt Application (ExclRestPt MFC Application)
  • BackupWiz.exe - BackupWiz Application
  • CSTHistory.dll - SoftThinks CSTHistory (CSTHistory)
  • Launcher.exe (by soft thinks) - soft thinks Launcher (Launcher)
  • CSTError.dll (by SOFTTHINKS) - SOFTTHINKS CSTError (CSTError)
  • MoveImg.exe - MoveImg Application (MoveImg MFC Application)
  • ConfigScheduler.exe - ConfigScheduler
  • Krd.exe - Krd Application (Krd MFC Application)
  • DiskUsage.exe - XSS DiskUsage (DiskUsage)
  • FDSoftThinks.dll (by Softthinks) - FDSoftthinks (SoftThinks Burning engine)
  • install.dll - XSS mount (mount)
  • BaseImg.dll
  • Engine.dll
  • HPCD.sys
  • MsgUpWiz.exe (by SofThinks)

How do I remove HP Backup & Recovery Manager Installer?

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

Win Vista (SP2) 62%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 61.54%
Windows 7 38.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Business 53.85%
Windows 7 Professional 15.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.69%
Windows 7 RTM Black Edtio... 7.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.69%
Windows Vista Home Basic 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.00%
  Canada 18.75%
  United Kingdom 12.50%
  Ireland 12.50%
  Finland 6.25%
  Hungary 6.25%
  Japan 6.25%
  LY 6.25%
  Mexico 6.25%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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