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Should I remove IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #44,418
Reach 0.0019%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.17 days
240.96 days >
Average installed length: 126.61 days


2.04.0182 15.79%
2.02.0178.011 2.63%
2.02.0178 42.11%
2.00.1170 2.63%
1.00.0033.004 23.68%
1.00.0033 13.16%

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IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore


IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore is a program developed by IBM. The most used version is 2.02.0178, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 7.15 MB (7,495,277 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ibm.com
Help link: www.ibm.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IBM\IBM Rapid Restore Ultra\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{11783F13-C3A9-44A8-929B-21A476F65272}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore

  • Uninstall IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore Update 1.01.exe - IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore update 1.01 (Setup Launcher)
  • RRBackupInfo.ocx - RRBackupInfo ActiveX Control Module
  • RRProgress.ocx - RRProgress ActiveX Control Module
  • RRList.ocx - RRList ActiveX Control Module
  • RRName.ocx - RRName ActiveX Control Module
  • RRSpin.ocx - RRSpin ActiveX Control Module
  • RRTime.ocx - RRTime ActiveX Control Module
  • RRTree.ocx - RRTree ActiveX Control Module
  • RRPie.ocx - RRPie ActiveX Control Module
  • rrpcgui.exe - IBM Rescue and Recovery
  • Uninstall Rescue and Recovery Update 2.051.exe - IBM Rescue and Re
  • br_funcs.exe - IBM br_funcs (br_funcs)
  • ftr.exe - IBM Rapid Restore Ultra
  • ui.dll - ui Dynamic Link Library (ui DLL)
  • ChooseCD.exe - ChooseCD Application (ChooseCD MFC Application)
  • rrures.dll - Rapid Restore Ultra (Language DLL)
  • burnCd.exe - burnCd Application
  • wizrru.exe - WIZRRU Application (WIZRRU MFC Application)
  • br_check.exe (by Lenovo) - Lenovo br_check (br_check)
  • primosdk.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - Prassi PrimoSDK (Primo Software Development Kit)
  • rrpcsb.exe - rrpcsb Module
  • zlib.dll - zlib data compression library
  • CDRecord.dll
  • cfgmod.exe
  • rcdprep.exe
  • reloadsched.exe
  • rrucmd.exe
  • rrusync.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • rrpcsb.exe runs as a service named 'IBM Rapid Restore Ultra Service' (IBM Rapid Restore Ultra Service).

How do I remove IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore?

You can uninstall IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore 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 IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore, 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 IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore.

Win XP 92%
Win 7 (SP1) 8%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 92.11%
Windows 7 7.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.51%
  Israel 9.30%
  Poland 6.98%
  Taiwan 4.65%
  France 4.65%
  Japan 4.65%
  Italy 4.65%
  Brazil 2.33%
  Belgium 2.33%
  Finland 2.33%
  Germany 2.33%
  Croatia 2.33%
  Canada 2.33%
  Hungary 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 42.11%
Sahara 31.58%
Toshiba 15.79%
Compaq 5.26%
Intel 5.26%
Common models
LENOVO 07612BU 11.11%
IBM 816772G 7.41%
IBM 1834U2G 7.41%
IBM 1871F1G 7.41%
LENOVO 200893G 7.41%
MEDIONPC MS-7204 3.70%

About IBM

International Business Machines (IBM) manufactures computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Publisher URL: www.ibm.com


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