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Should I remove Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,783
United States Rank #1,895
Reach 0.2170%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.72 days
493.25 days >
Average installed length: 259.16 days


VersionDistribution 9.38% 15.90% 21.16% 25.44% 2.10% 6.17% 7.04% 9.70% 2.31% 0.77% 0.02%

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Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard

What is Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard?  (from Symantec)

If your attempt to install a Norton product fails, you can download the Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard. This easy-to-use wizard helps you create Norton Bootable Recovery Tool on a CD, DVD, or USB key. You can use Norton Bootable Recovery Tool to scan your computer and remove any security threats that prevent succ...  Read more


Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard is a software program developed by Symantec. The most common release 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 primary executable is named Norton Power Eeaser.exe. The setup package generally installs about 45 files and is usually about 209.72 MB (219,905,462 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 68% of users of Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.symantec.com/techsupp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NortonInstaller\{16DD5937-8A6A-4e65-A874-E19C3B0708A5}\NBRTWizard\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe /X
Estimated size: 209.72 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard

Program executable:Norton Power Eeaser.exe
Name:Norton Power Eraser
Path:C:\Program Files\Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard\Norton Power Eeaser.exe
Additional files:
  • Norton Power Eeaser.exe - Norton Power Eraser
  • diFVal.dll - Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard (DING File Validation)
  • ccL100U.dll - Symantec Security Technologies (Symantec Library)
  • ccL110U.dll
  • ccL120U.dll
  • ccLib.dll
  • ccScanw.dll - Symantec Scan Engine
  • ccVrTrst.dll - Symantec Trust Validation Engine
  • msl.dll - Symantec MS Light Library
  • dec_abi.dll - Symantec Decomposer Component (Symantec Decomposer Component Library)
  • DefUtDCD.dll - Symantec Definition Utilities
  • ducclib.dll
  • InstallHelper.exe
  • NBRT.exe
  • NBRTStrt.exe
  • NBRTWizard.exe
  • NBRTWizMediaMgr.dll
  • SAUpdt.dll - Norton Standalone Updater
  • ScanCore.dll - Norton Standalone Scanner Core
  • ScanRes.dll
  • SKURes.dll
  • naveng32.dll - Symantec Antivirus Engine (AV Engine)
  • navex32a.dll
  • diLueCbk.dll - InstallToolBox (InstallToolBox LUE Callback)
  • cceraser.dll - ERASER ENGINE (Symantec Eraser Engine)
  • ecmldr32.dll - ECOM Loader (Symantec Engine Common Object Model Loader)
  • ecmsvr32.dll - ECOM Server (Symantec Engine Common Object Model Server)
  • SymDltCl.dll - SymDelta (SymDelta client DLL)
  • SymHTML.dll - SymHTML

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NBRTWizard.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6656CA4F-507A-443D-81EE-E93E848F6A75}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard?

You can uninstall Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard 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 Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard, 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 Norton Bootable Recovery Tool Wizard.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.33%
Windows 10 22.61%
Windows Vista 10.53%
Windows XP 5.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.06%
Windows 7 Professional 8.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.42%
Windows 10 Home 7.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.58%
Windows 8.1 5.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.25%
  Germany 6.25%
  United Kingdom 5.54%
  Canada 2.57%
  Australia 1.96%
  Belgium 1.49%
  Italy 1.40%
  Netherlands 1.22%
  France 1.11%
  Sweden 1.08%
  Austria 0.59%
  Japan 0.49%
  Norway 0.49%
  DK 0.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.87%
Dell 24.45%
Acer 12.62%
Toshiba 9.14%
ASUS 4.51%
Samsung 2.07%
Intel 2.03%
Lenovo 1.53%
American Megatrends 0.73%
Medion 0.65%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.57%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.02%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.20%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.10%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.73%
HP G72 Notebook PC 1.82%

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com


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