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Should I remove Lenovo Rescue System?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,296
United States Rank #906
Reach 0.5305%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.19 days
182.60 days >
Average installed length: 95.94 days


VersionDistribution 0.06% 0.01% 0.15% 0.02% 1.01% 0.04% 6.42% 0.21% 0.43% 35.71% 10.08% 0.01% 17.15% 0.11%
3.0.3810 2.24%
3.0.3609 1.69%
3.0.2431 2.70%
3.0.1409 17.22%
3.0.1029 3.74%
3.0.0827 0.77%
3.0.0806 0.04%
3.0.0716 0.19%

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Lenovo Rescue System

What is Lenovo Rescue System?  (from CyberLink)

Restore from initial backup, you should click this option to restore C Drive into factory-default setting. Restore from user's backup, you should click this option to choose an established system back-up, and C Drive should be restored to the status of this system back-up. User's Backup should carry out Lenovo Rescue ...  Read more


Lenovo Rescue System is a program developed by CyberLink. It is bundled and preinstalled with various Lenovo computers. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is OneKey Recovery.exe. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 36.87 MB (38,662,559 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 68% of users of Lenovo Rescue System come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Lenovo Rescue System is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.
Lenovo Rescue System is typically pre-installed with Lenovo computers.
Note: This program has often been considered as bloatware by some users as it is bundled on various manufacturer's new PCs. (Because this might be considered bloatware does not mean the software is bad or harmful, if you use it regularly its worthwhile to have. However, bloatware typically means the program is optional and was simply pre-installed but is not required and can be removed.) Some quick tips to be aware of:
  • It is usually licensed for use only on the Lenovo PC on which it was pre-installed.
  • It is often time or functionally (lite version) limited for Lenovo computers.
  • If you do not use this program you might consider remvoing it as it often consumes system resources, even if not actively being run, adversely affecting system responsiveness.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cyberlink.com
Help link: support.gocyberlink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\OneKey App\Lenovo Rescue System\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{46F4D124-20E5-4D12-BE52-EC177A7A4B42}\setup.exe" /z-uninstall
Estimated size: 36.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lenovo Rescue System

Program executable:OneKey Recovery.exe
OneKey Recovery
Path:C:\Program Files\Lenovo\OneKey App\Lenovo Rescue System\OneKey Recovery.exe
Additional files:
  • vlock.dll - CyberLink Recovery Dynamic Link Library.
  • Vlockxp.dll
  • SBREngine.dll - SBREngine Dynamic Link Library
  • CRS.dll - CyberLink Recovery Service (CyberLink Recovery Service Dynamic Linking Library)
  • CBS.dll - Cyberlink Burning Service (CBS)
  • CLScan.dll - CyberLink CLScan (CLScan)
  • OneKey Recovery.exe - PowerRecover (OneKey Recovery)
  • HwCtrlMgr.dll - HwCtrlMgr
  • cmos.exe (by Lenovo) - Driver and Application Installation (BIOS writer)
  • leosio.sys

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • OneKey Recovery.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F427CDE2-3936-4A99-87E8-6722ED4496A4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Lenovo Rescue System?

You can uninstall Lenovo Rescue System 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 Lenovo Rescue System, 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 Lenovo Rescue System.

Win 10 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.64%
Windows 7 25.24%
Windows XP 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 31.98%
Windows 10 Home 25.58%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.54%
Windows 8 6.70%
Windows 8.1 Connected 4.00%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 2.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.83%
  United Kingdom 8.40%
  Germany 5.78%
  Italy 2.83%
  France 1.95%
  Canada 1.51%
  Mexico 1.20%
  Spain 0.76%
  Japan 0.73%
  Hong Kong 0.69%
  Sweden 0.69%
  Colombia 0.58%
  Austria 0.51%
  Czech Republic 0.49%

About CyberLink

CyberLink is a digital entertainment & multimedia products application whose products include video editing application, media middle application, a multimedia application suite, DVD authoring application, picture organizer & viewers & optical disc authoring application.
Publisher URL: www.cyberlink.com


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