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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,624
United States Rank #12,768
Reach 0.0634%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.82 days
466.66 days >
Average installed length: 245.19 days


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10.0.59 0.79%
10.0.56 0.11%
9.10.102 3.37%
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9.0.193 1.69%
8.5.39 5.85%
8.5.31 3.37%
8.5.18 1.80%
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8.0.78 5.40%
8.0.60 0.79%
8.0.53 1.24%
7.81.16 11.92%
7.81.6 22.50%
7.2.10 2.36%
7.1.93 4.05%
7.0.144 10.35%
7.0.98 5.40%
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4.1.47 1.24%
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4.0.191 0.11%
3.5.26 0.22%
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Typically installed together

O&O DiskImage Professional

What is O&O DiskImage Professional?  (from O&O Software GmbH)

O&O DiskImage can bring a system back to life immediately, and with no installation required. It does so by way of a Boot Medium (USB Stick or CD/DVD) which is based on current installed Windows system and which contains all standard drivers. If you have backed up individual drives, you can easily restore them over the...  Read more


O&O DiskImage Professional is a program developed by O&O Software GmbH. The most used version is 7.81.6, 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 DiskImageIcon.exe. The software installer includes 38 files and is usually about 58.39 MB (61,227,104 bytes). ooliveupdate.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 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 51% of users of O&O DiskImage Professional come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oo-software.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\OO Software\DiskImage\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2AAD066E-698F-48A1-A7D0-0B5701DCAF2C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 58.39 MB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by O&O DiskImage Professional

Program executable:DiskImageIcon.exe
Additional files:
  • oohuw.dll - Hardware Independet Restoration
  • ooliveupdate.exe - O&O LiveUpdate
  • oodiag.exe - O&O DiskImage (O&O DiskImage (x64))
  • oodiagps.dll
  • oodiagpsWin32.dll - O&O DiskImage (Win32)
  • oodiagpsx64.dll
  • oodiagrs.dll - O&O DiskImage Resources (GER/x64)
  • oodibprs.dll - O&O DiskImage BuildPE Resources (GER/x64)
  • oodibw.exe - O&O DiskImage Writer
  • oodibwrs.dll - O&O DiskImage Writer Resources (GER/Win32)
  • oodipin.dll
  • oodipro.exe
  • oodirs.dll
  • oodirwrs.dll - O&O DiskImage Registration Wizard Resources (GER) (x64)
  • oodishd.dll - O&O DiskImage Shell Extension (x64)
  • oodishi.dll
  • oodishm.dll
  • oodishpp.dll
  • oodishrs.dll - O&O DiskImage Shell Extension Resources (GER/x64)
  • oodisr.sys - O&O DiskImage Snapshot/Restore Driver (x64)
  • oodisrh.sys - O&O DiskImage Snapshot/Restore Helper Driver (x64)
  • oodisurs.dll - O&O DiskImage SplashUp Resources (GER/x64)
  • ooditray.exe - O&O DiskImage Tray (x64)
  • ooditrrs.dll - O&O DiskImage Tray Resources (GER/x64)
  • oodivd.sys - O&O DiskImage Virtual Devices Driver (x64)
  • oodivdh.sys - O&O DiskImage Virtual Devices Helper Driver (x64)
  • oodivss.dll
  • oodiwiz.exe - O&O DiskImage Wizard (x64)
  • oodiwizrs.dll
  • oorwiz4.dll
  • oorwiz4r.dll
  • oosu.dll
  • oorwiz2.dll - O&O SDK (O&O Registration Wizard (x64))
  • oorwiz2r.dll - O&O Registration Wizard Resources (GER) (Win32)
  • oorwiz3.dll
  • oorwiz3r.dll - O&O Registration Wizard Resources (GER) (x64)
  • oodibp.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • oodiag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'OO DiskImage {5d0dc0a8-e6bd-47dc-abff-826e7335a624}'.
  • oodiag.exe runs as a service named 'OO DiskImage' (OO DiskImage) "O&O DiskImage Dienst".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ooditray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'OODITRAY.EXE' which loads as C:\Program Files\OO Software\DiskImage\ooditray.exe.

How do I remove O&O DiskImage Professional?

Quickly and completely remove O&O DiskImage Professional from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall O&O DiskImage Professional 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program O&O DiskImage Professional, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 O&O DiskImage Professional.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.24%
Windows 8 36.22%
Windows XP 5.29%
Windows Vista 2.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.46%
Windows 7 Professional 14.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.66%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.60%
Windows 8.1 9.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.92% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 50.92%
  United States 18.35%
  France 3.47%
  United Kingdom 3.26%
  Austria 2.82%
  Canada 2.82%
  Switzerland 2.17%
  Australia 2.06%
  Netherlands 1.63%
  Italy 1.19%
  Belgium 0.87%
  Norway 0.87%
  Sweden 0.76%
  Iran 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.48%
Acer 15.44%
Medion 15.19%
Dell 14.43%
ASUS 12.41%
Toshiba 2.53%
Intel 2.28%
Samsung 2.28%
Sahara 1.52%
Lenovo 1.52%
American Megatrends 1.01%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.73%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.49%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.07%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.07%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.07%

About O&O Software GmbH

The company develops and sells software products for data management and security, the first product beingO&O Defrag.
Publisher URL: www.oo-software.com


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