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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Global Rank #11,775
United States Rank #34,733
Reach 0.0280%


5.6.1807 0.18%
5.6.1520 3.26%
5.5.6328 1.63%
5.5.5705 15.76%
5.5.5430 3.62%
5.5.5025 22.83%
5.5.4905 2.54%
5.5.4013 19.93%
5.5.3221 1.45%
5.5.3220 18.48%
5.5.2404 1.27%
5.5.2227 3.99%
5.5.1824 1.45%
5.5.1819 0.72%
5.5.1803 1.27%
5.5.1621 1.63%

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LG Smart Recovery

What is LG Smart Recovery?

LG Smart Recovery (created by CyberLink) discs utility resolves an issue where Recovery Discs sent from LG do not work on a new hard drive.


LG Smart Recovery is a software program developed by LG Electronics. It is typically pre-installed with most new Dell computers. The most common release is 5.5.5025, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 432.33 MB (453,328,849 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 52% of users of LG Smart Recovery come from Brazil, it is also popular in Korea and Israel.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CyberLink.com
Help link: support.gocyberlink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LG Software\LG Smart Recovery\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{44B2A0AB-412E-4F8C-B058-D1E8AECCDFF5}\setup.exe" /z-uninstall
Estimated size: 432.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LG Smart Recovery

  • LG Smart Recovery.exe - LG Smart Recovery
  • LG Smart Recovery_Adm.exe
  • screen.exe - LGScreen
  • EvoParser.dll (by Cyberlink) - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • imagefile.dll - imagefile Dynamic Link Library (imagefile DLL)
  • CopyFile.dll - copyfile Dynamic Link Library
  • ReadFile.dll - ReadFile Dynamic Link Library (ReadFile DLL)
  • disk.dll - HDagent Dynamic Link Library
  • FastBR.dll - Backup Dynamic Link Library
  • it50.dll - itdll Dynamic Link Library
  • CBS.dll (by Cyberlink) - Cyberlink Burning Service (CBS)
  • it41.dll - it41 Dynamic Link Library (it41 DLL)
  • HwCtrlMgr.dll (by CyberLink) - HwCtrlMgr
  • HardDisk.dll - HardDisk
  • Image.dll - WIN32
  • wimgapi.dll

How do I remove LG Smart Recovery?

You can uninstall LG Smart 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 LG Smart Recovery, 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 LG Smart Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win Vista (SP1) 3%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.51%
Windows Vista 9.42%
Windows 10 5.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.64%
Windows 7 Home Basic 25.77%
Windows 7 Starter 7.99%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.99%
Windows 10 Home 3.99%
Windows 7 Professional 2.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.36% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 52.36%
  Korea 10.33%
  Israel 6.52%
  United States 5.80%
  United Arab Emirates 3.26%
  Canada 3.08%
  Qatar 2.36%
  Germany 2.17%
  South Africa 1.81%
  Spain 1.45%
  Saudi Arabia 1.09%
  Philippines 0.72%
  Japan 0.54%
  Mexico 0.54%

About LG Electronics

LG Electronics operates business divisions including Mobile Communications, Home Entertainment and Home Appliances.
Publisher URL: www.lg.com


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