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What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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United States Rank #5,666
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3.50.3429 0.18%
3.00.3251 23.22%
3.00.3023 65.81%
2.50.3147 0.18%
2.50.3143 2.19%
2.50.2985 8.41%

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Memeo AutoBackup

What is Memeo AutoBackup?  (from Memeo)

In only 60 seconds you can set it up and begin protecting your most important files. Backup to external hard drives, another computer on your network, Memeo iDisk Online Storage, USB storage devices, or your iPod simultaneously. No scheduling is required, all backups happen instantly and automatically. And once a plan ...  Read more


Memeo AutoBackup is a program developed by Memeo. The most used version is 3.00.3023, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 MBSstarter.exe. The software installer includes 58 files and is usually about 18.41 MB (19,304,128 bytes). MemeoUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows Vista (SP1). While about 95% of users of Memeo AutoBackup come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.memeo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Memeo\AutoBackup\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{03240EBA-04F2-4652-BC7F-B055902BDCD3}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 18.41 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Memeo AutoBackup

Program executable:MBSstarter.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Memeo\AutoBackup\MBSstarter.exe
Additional files:
  • BackupPlanMigrationTool.exe - Backup Plan Migration Tool
  • MemeoOneClickRestore.exe - One Click Restore Launcher
  • InstUtil.dll - Memeo Install Utility
  • MemeoBackup.exe - Memeo AutoBackup (Memeo AutoBackup Client)
  • MemeoLauncher.exe - Memeo AutoBackup Launcher
  • MemeoLauncher2.exe
  • MemeoRestore.exe - Memeo Restore
  • Tanagra.BMU.dll - Memeo AutoBackup Configuration
  • Tanagra.DataClad.DataAccess.dll - Memeo AutoBackup DataClad DataAccess
  • Tanagra.DataClad.dll - Memeo AutoBackup DataClad
  • Tanagra.Interop.dll - Memeo AutoBackup Interop
  • Tanagra.Utility.dll - Memeo AutoBackup Utility
  • MemeoUpdater.exe - MemeoUpdater
  • Memeo.Client.dll - Memeo (Memeo.Client)
  • Tanagra.Third-party.Security.dll - Tanagra.Third-party.Security
  • Interop.eWebControl.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'eWebControl'.
  • Interop.Redemption.dll - Assembly imported from type library Redemption
  • Interop.Outlook.dll - Assembly imported from type library Outlook
  • Interop.ProfMan.dll - Assembly imported from type library ProfMan
  • Rebex.Net.SecureSocket.dll (by Rebex) - Rebex Secure Socket for .NET
  • Rebex.Net.ProxySocket.dll (by Rebex) - Rebex Proxy Socket for .NET
  • DevComponents.DotNetBar.dll (by DevComponents.com) - DevComponents.DotNetBar
  • Rebex.Security.dll - Rebex Security for .NET
  • Rebex.Net.Ftp.dll - Rebex FTP/SSL for .NET
  • eWebClient.dll (by Digital River) - Embedded Web Store
  • Redemption.dll (by Dmitry Streblechenko) - Outlook Redemption (Outlook Redemption COM library)
  • OCR.exe - Memeo OneClick Restore
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • Microsoft.Windows.Forms.Navigation.dll - Windows Navigation lib
  • NamedPipes.dll
  • ProfMan.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MemeoLauncher2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5CA95270-C4D7-4A78-ACDD-A81C91A1ED4C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • MemeoLauncher2.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Memeo Backup' and executes as C:\Program Files\Memeo\AutoBackup\MemeoLauncher2.exe --silent --no_ui.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • MemeoLauncher2.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Memeo Backup' which loads as C:\Program Files\Memeo\AutoBackup\MemeoLauncher2.exe --silent --no_ui.

How do I remove Memeo AutoBackup?

You can uninstall Memeo AutoBackup 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 Memeo AutoBackup, 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 Memeo AutoBackup.

Win Vista (SP2) 78%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 88.85%
Windows 7 8.78%
Windows XP 2.01%
Windows 10 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 86.65%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.01%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.28%
Windows 7 Professional 0.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.41%
  United Kingdom 0.53%
  France 0.43%
  Canada 0.43%
  Poland 0.43%
  Colombia 0.21%
  India 0.21%
  Germany 0.21%
  Slovakia 0.21%
  Nicaragua 0.11%
  LY 0.11%
  Thailand 0.11%
  NG 0.11%
  Finland 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 90.96%
Dell 3.58%
Hewlett-Packard 3.01%
ASUS 0.75%
Sahara 0.38%
Sony 0.38%
Gateway 0.38%
Intel 0.19%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L305D 25.24%
TOSHIBA Satellite A205 16.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite L355D 14.34%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 6.69%
TOSHIBA Satellite A305D 5.35%
TOSHIBA Satellite A215 4.21%

Publisher URL: www.memeo.com


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