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Should I remove Handy Recovery?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,470
United States Rank #25,571
Reach 0.0115%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.84 days
201.87 days >
Average installed length: 106.07 days


5.5 100.00%

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Handy Recovery 5.5


Handy Recovery 5.5 is a software program developed by SoftLogica. 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 setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 4.72 MB (4,952,504 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 26% of users of Handy Recovery come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SoftLogica\Handy Recovery
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SoftLogica\Handy Recovery\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\SoftLogica\Handy Recovery\install.log" -u
Estimated size: 4.72 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Handy Recovery 5.5

  • ResourcesEng.dll - Handy Recovery Resources Dll
  • findfbt.dll - Handy Recovery utility dll
  • HandyRecovery.exe - Handy Recovery Application
  • viewfbt.dll - Handy Recovery viewer dll
  • efs2ntfs.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{6768D28E-B6AC-49C5-988D-1DD310504E28}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Handy Recovery?

You can uninstall Handy 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 Handy Recovery 5.5, 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 Handy Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.00%
Windows 10 27.31%
Windows XP 7.49%
Windows Vista 2.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.95%
Windows 7 Professional 10.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.59%
Windows 10 Pro 5.80%
Windows 10 Home 4.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.03%
  Russia 10.74%
  Germany 5.79%
  India 4.13%
  Canada 3.72%
  Italy 3.31%
  UA 3.31%
  Brazil 2.89%
  France 2.48%
  Spain 2.07%
  United Kingdom 2.07%
  Israel 2.07%
  Sweden 2.07%
  United Arab Emirates 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.77%
Dell 19.73%
Hewlett-Packard 14.97%
ASUS 13.61%
Lenovo 5.44%
American Megatrends 3.40%
Samsung 3.40%
Intel 2.72%
Toshiba 2.04%
Alienware 1.36%
MSI 1.36%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.64%
Acer Aspire MC605 1.82%
ASUSTeK K53SD 1.82%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.82%


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