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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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IcoSauve is a program developed by Pierre TORRIS. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is icosauve.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 994.23 KB (1,018,096 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 82% of users of IcoSauve come from France, it is also popular in Canada and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ptorris.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\utils\IcoSauve\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\utils\IcoSauve\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 994.23 KB

Program filesFiles installed by IcoSauve

Program executable:icosauve.exe
Sauvegarde et restauration du bureau
Path:C:\Program Files\utils\icosauve\icosauve.exe
Additional files:
  • ResetDesktop.exe - Réinitialisation du bureau
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • IcoSauve.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Icone Sauve' and executes as "C:\Program Files\IcoSauve\IcoSauve.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • IcoSauve.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IcoSauve' which loads as "C:\Program Files\IcoSauve\IcoSauve.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • IcoSauve.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IcoSauve\IcoSauve.exe'.

How do I remove IcoSauve?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.69%
Windows 8 20.21%
Windows XP 10.88%
Windows Vista 6.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.21%
Windows 7 Professional 22.63%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.58%
Windows 8.1 7.37%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.26% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 82.26%
  Canada 4.84%
  Belgium 4.30%
  United States 3.76%
  Switzerland 2.69%
  Luxembourg 1.08%
  DZ 0.54%
  Korea 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.33%
Acer 20.39%
ASUS 17.48%
Dell 16.50%
Intel 4.85%
American Megatrends 2.91%
Medion 1.94%
MSI 1.94%
Sahara 1.94%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.31%
HP EliteBook 8560w 2.70%
MSI MS-7641 2.70%
ASUSTeK X71SL 1.80%
Dell Precision M6600 1.80%
Acer Aspire M5910 1.80%


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