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9% remove it91% keep it
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VersionDistribution 65.22% 17.39% 8.70% 4.35% 4.35%

Iomega Automatic Backup Pro


Iomega Automatic Backup Pro is a software program developed by Iomega. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 48 files and is usually about 71.53 MB (75,007,021 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of Iomega Automatic Backup Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iomega.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Iomega\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6ABAF1E2-BEB6-4C32-BD9F-0CA733EE7453}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 71.53 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Iomega Automatic Backup Pro

  • iouninst.dll
  • ImIcons.dll - iDriveSuite System Software (OEM version) (iDriveSuite Drive Icons)
  • RrdInfoCenter.exe - Iomega RRD Information Center (executable)
  • ImIconXp.exe - Iomega Corporation ImIconXp (ImIconXp)
  • LiveSystem.exe - Iomega Automatic Backup 3.3
  • RevGhostDisk.exe - RevGhostDisk Application (RevGhostDisk MFC Application)
  • RevSystemMsg.exe - Iomega Corp RevSystemMsg (RevSystemMsg)
  • dialogdll.dll - Plasma Recording Engine (Plasma Dialog DLL)
  • opwindowdll.dll - Plasma Operation Window DLL
  • plasma.dll
  • ActivityDisk.exe - SmartSoft ActivityDisk (ActivityDisk)
  • AppServices.exe - Iomega App Services (AppServices)
  • StopIAB.exe - StopIAB Application (StopIAB - Windows only)
  • RevUDF.exe - Iomega Corp RevUDF (RevUDF)
  • RevUserAccess.exe - RevUserAccess
  • YewDeEph.dll - UDF Media Access engine
  • ImDrvGUI.dll - iDriveSuite (GUI DLL)
  • Autorun.exe
  • ImDrvAfldll.dll - AFLDLL IOS VxD
  • ImDrvGUICmd.exe
  • ImDrvMnu.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • LiveSystem.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F7A312C7-8CDC-4A35-875A-9157CC1074FC}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • RevUDF.exe runs as a service named 'RevUDFService' (RevUDFService).
  • AppServices.exe runs as a service named 'Iomega App Services' (Iomega App Services).
Startup File (User Run)
  • LiveSystem.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Iomega Automatic Backup Pro' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Iomega\Automatic Backup Pro\LiveSystem.exe" -s.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ImIconXp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Iomega ImIconXP' which loads as C:\Program Files\Iomega\REV System Software\imiconxp.exe.

How do I remove Iomega Automatic Backup Pro?

You can uninstall Iomega Automatic Backup Pro 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 Iomega Automatic Backup Pro, 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 Iomega Automatic Backup Pro.

Win XP 70%
Win 10 13%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 69.57%
Windows 7 17.39%
Windows 10 13.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 66.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 10 Home 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 10.00%
  Spain 6.67%
  Canada 6.67%
  Belgium 3.33%
  France 3.33%
  Italy 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
American Megatrends 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
ASUS 9.52%
Sahara 9.52%
Toshiba 9.52%
Compaq 4.76%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P105 5.56%
Samsung SQ40S 5.56%
Parallels Software Intern... 5.56%
HP Pavilion 061 EK457AV-A... 5.56%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 5.56%
Hewlett-Packard p6750be 5.56%

Publisher URL: go.iomega.com


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