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Should I remove NTI Backup Now EZ 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,256
United States Rank #11,379
Reach 0.0107%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.75 days
228.71 days >
Average installed length: 120.17 days


VersionDistribution 0.48% 11.90% 5.24% 3.33% 3.81% 1.43% 6.67% 8.57% 43.33% 0.95% 11.43% 0.48% 2.38%

NTI Backup Now EZ 4


NTI Backup Now EZ 4 is a software program developed by NTI. 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. 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 86 files and is usually about 277.14 MB (290,606,846 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 88% of users of NTI Backup Now EZ 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nticorp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NTI\NTI Backup Now EZ 4\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{AEE62DFD-016D-4B33-88ED-3757AE388B57}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 277.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NTI Backup Now EZ 4

  • agent_stub.dll - NTI Backup Now EZ (Agent Module)
  • IShadowS3.dll - Backup Now EZ Module
  • Bunez4.exe - Backup Now EZ (NTI Backup Now EZ)
  • Bunez4Lite.exe
  • Bunez4Tray.exe
  • CommonDll.dll
  • ExpanedISO.dll
  • Hddrw32.dll
  • IShadowDriveBackup.dll
  • IShadowFileBackup.dll
  • LogonInfo.dll
  • AboutNTISDK.dll - NTI CD-Writing SDK Library (AboutNTISDK DLL)
  • AzureFile.dll
  • BootableDrive.dll
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll
  • NtiActivation.dll
  • cryptopp.dll (by Wei Dai) - Crypto++® Library (Crypto++® Library DLL)
  • ACE.dll - ACE
  • archive.dll
  • BookmarkDLL.dll
  • CheckMissedScheduledJob.dll
  • from_ver3.dll
  • NativeBackup.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Bunez4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FC0E6B22-7591-40DB-9049-6680F7DDF83F}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Bunez4Tray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BackupNowEZ4Tray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NTI\NTI Backup Now EZ 4\Bunez4Tray.exe" -k.

How do I remove NTI Backup Now EZ 4?

You can uninstall NTI Backup Now EZ 4 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 4, 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 4.

Win 10 74%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 73.81%
Windows 7 24.29%
Windows XP 1.43%
Windows Vista 0.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 49.76%
Windows 10 Pro 13.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.40%
Windows 7 Professional 6.70%
Windows 8.1 6.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.15%
  France 1.82%
  Italy 1.82%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  South Africa 0.61%
  India 0.61%
  Netherlands 0.61%
  Germany 0.61%
  Hong Kong 0.30%
  Brazil 0.30%
  Uruguay 0.30%
  Ecuador 0.30%
  Switzerland 0.30%
  Finland 0.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.56%
Dell 21.23%
Lenovo 13.01%
Acer 10.27%
ASUS 8.90%
Toshiba 8.90%
MSI 1.37%
Samsung 1.37%
Sony 1.37%
Common models
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 3.39%
Acer Aspire XC-603G 2.54%
HP ProBook 450 G1 1.69%
ASUSTeK X551MA 1.69%
ASUSTeK M11BB 1.69%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.69%

About (from NTI Corporation)

As a product company, we have been dedicated to the core concept of Power with Simplicity: the idea of enhancing and satisfying consumer experience with feature-rich software products that are also easy to use.
Publisher URL: www.nticorp.com


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