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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,941
United States Rank #7,902
Reach 0.0240%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 112.29 days
1328.48 days >
Average installed length: 698.01 days


VersionDistribution 30.17% 1.69% 5.70% 0.21% 35.86% 18.78% 7.38% 0.21%

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NTI Backup Now EZ

What is NTI Backup Now EZ?  (from NewTech Infosystems)

Backup Now EZ is a complete backup solution for protecting your entire computer. Our File & Folder Backup method will protect your important files and folders and give you quick access to your backed up files if the need arises. With our Complete System Backup method your entire computer will be backed up including the...  Read more


NTI Backup Now EZ is a program developed by NewTech Infosystems. The most used version is, 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. 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 main program executable is BackupNowEZ.exe. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 49.75 MB (52,168,945 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 76% of users of NTI Backup Now EZ come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nticorp.com/en/us/product/nti-backup-now-ez-3.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Backup Now EZ\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B9ECA41B-55CC-4654-B6B5-6731D009EC69}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 49.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NTI Backup Now EZ

Program executable:BackupNowEZ.exe
Name:NTI Backup Now EZ
Backup Now EZ Module
Path:C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Backup Now EZ\BackupNowEZ.exe
Additional files:
  • AboutNTISDK.dll - NTI CD-Writing SDK Library (AboutNTISDK DLL)
  • Mpeg2Dec.dll - Mpeg2Dec DLL
  • NtiAspi.dll - NTI CD-Writing SDK (NTI ASPI Layer)
  • agent_stub.dll - NTI Backup Now EZ (Agent Module)
  • BackupNowEZ.exe - Backup Now EZ Module
  • BackupNowEZSvr.exe
  • BackupNowEZtray.exe
  • ExpanedISO.dll
  • Hddrw32.dll
  • ISchedule.dll
  • IScheduleClient.dll
  • IShadowDriveBackup.dll
  • IShadowFileBackup.dll
  • IShadowS3.dll
  • Lang.dll
  • Loc.dll
  • LogonInfo.dll
  • NativeBackup.dll
  • OutlookShadow.dll
  • Pehook.dll
  • Restore.exe
  • S3FSService.exe
  • StartServices.exe
  • SyncDll.dll
  • SystemMail.dll
  • VssAgent.dll
  • SCD32.dll - NTI SCD32 (SCD32)
  • UltraBurn.dll (by William W. Yao) - UltraBurn CD & DVD Writing Engine
  • NtiSdk.dll
  • cryptopp.dll (by Wei Dai) - Crypto++® Library (Crypto++® Library DLL)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • ACE.dll - ACE
  • archive.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BackupNowEZ.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB5E8919-3AB3-491C-9822-FEA909502DFF}' (runs on registration).
  • BackupNowEZSvr.exe runs as a service named 'NTI BackupNowEZSvr' (NTI BackupNowEZSvr) "NTI BackupNowEZ Manage backup/Sync jobs and etc...".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BackupNowEZtray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BackupNowEZtray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Backup Now EZ\BackupNowEZtray.exe" -k.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.47 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004196853%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00015943%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00026025%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:84,629
8,062,084 average
Memory:5.54 MB
Total CPU:0.0000823156%
Kernel CPU:0.00004525%
User CPU:0.00003706%
CPU cycles/sec:167,452
I/O reads/min:11.9 KB
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove NTI Backup Now EZ?

You can uninstall NTI Backup Now EZ 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 NTI Backup Now EZ, 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 NTI Backup Now EZ.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.08%
Windows Vista 17.09%
Windows 10 11.81%
Windows XP 8.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.62%
Windows 7 Professional 9.15%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.38%
Windows 10 Home 5.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.50%
  Germany 3.30%
  United Kingdom 2.29%
  Taiwan 2.01%
  France 1.86%
  Italy 1.43%
  Canada 1.29%
  Singapore 0.72%
  Spain 0.72%
  Netherlands 0.72%
  South Africa 0.57%
  Thailand 0.57%
  Colombia 0.57%
  Belgium 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.34%
Hewlett-Packard 25.16%
Toshiba 19.75%
Acer 12.10%
ASUS 6.37%
Lenovo 1.59%
Gateway 1.27%
Medion 1.27%
Intel 1.27%
American Megatrends 0.96%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.61%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.10%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 4.08%
Shuttle SH67H3 2.55%
Shuttle Inc. XH61V 2.04%

About NewTech Infosystems

NewTech Infosystems is a developer of software for Digital Media and Storage Management.
Publisher URL: www.nticorp.com


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