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Should I remove O&O DiskRecovery?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,819
United States Rank #21,564
Reach 0.0322%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.16 days
447.11 days >
Average installed length: 234.92 days


12.0.63 1.26%
11.0.35 0.95%
11.0.17 2.52%
10.0.117 3.31%
9.0.252 3.31%
9.0.248 2.37%
9.0.223 5.84%
8.0.535 3.00%
8.0.369 0.95%
8.0.345 6.62%
8.0.335 19.40%
7.1.187 5.36%
7.1.183 10.25%
7.0.6476 7.89%
6.0.6326 0.16%
6.0.6298 9.94%
6.0.6236 4.26%
4.1.1334 7.41%
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4.0.1231 2.05%
3.0.1116 0.16%
3.0.835 2.84%

O&O DiskRecovery

What is O&O DiskRecovery?  (from O&O Software GmbH)

O&O DiskRecovery looks for and reconstructs data that has been deleted either inadvertently or as a result of software error. O&O DiskRecovery does this by searching for lost data through every sector of the hard disk or USB Stick with a fine tooth comb. Accidentally deleted files can be recovered directly from digital...  Read more


O&O DiskRecovery is a software program developed by O&O Software GmbH. The most common release is 8.0.335, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named OODskRec.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 7.59 MB (7,956,593 bytes). The installed file ooliveupdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 40% of users of O&O DiskRecovery come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oo-software.com
Help link: www.oo-software.com/en
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\OO Software\DiskRecovery\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B74F48B3-F8BB-4A7C-A7AD-9FE142322BA8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by O&O DiskRecovery

Program executable:OODskRec.exe
Name:O&O DiskRecovery
O&O DiskRecovery (x64)
Path:C:\Program Files\OO Software\DiskRecovery\OODskRec.exe
Additional files:
  • oodrar.dll - O&O DiskRecovery (O&O DiskRecovery Resource DLL (ENU) (Win32))
  • oodriu.exe - O&O Instant DiskRecovery (Win32)
  • oodriuwr.dll - O&O Instant DiskRecovery Wizard Resources (ENU) (Win32)
  • oodriuwz.dll - O&O Instant DiskRecovery Wizard DLL (Win32)
  • oodrrs.dll - O&O DiskRecovery Resource DLL (ENU) (x64)
  • oodrrwrs.dll - O&O DiskRecovery Registration Wizard Resources (ENU) (Win32)
  • oodrsurs.dll - O&O DiskRecovery SplashUp Resources (ENU) (x64)
  • oodskrec.exe - O&O DiskRecovery (x64)
  • ooviewer.dll - O&O PreViewer Library (x64)
  • ooliveupdate.exe - O&O LiveUpdate
  • oorwiz2.dll - O&O SDK (O&O Registration Wizard (x64))
  • oorwiz2r.dll - O&O Registration Wizard Resources (ENU) (x64)
  • oorwiz3.dll
  • oorwiz3r.dll
  • oorwiz4.dll
  • oorwiz4r.dll
  • oosu.dll - O&O SplashUp (x64)
  • ooabout.dll - OOSDK (O&O About Dialog (Win32))
  • oorwiz.dll - O&O Registration Wizard (Win32)

How do I remove O&O DiskRecovery?

You can uninstall O&O DiskRecovery 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 O&O DiskRecovery, 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 O&O DiskRecovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.78%
Windows 10 22.36%
Windows XP 9.61%
Windows Vista 3.94%
Windows Server 2003 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.78%
Windows 7 Professional 12.70%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.52%
Windows 10 Pro 4.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.00% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 40.00%
  United States 13.74%
  Iran 6.11%
  Austria 4.12%
  France 4.12%
  Italy 2.60%
  United Kingdom 2.14%
  Belgium 2.14%
  Netherlands 1.98%
  Russia 1.68%
  Spain 1.53%
  Poland 1.37%
  Switzerland 1.07%
  Saudi Arabia 0.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.11%
Acer 17.52%
Hewlett-Packard 14.97%
ASUS 10.51%
Medion 8.92%
Intel 3.82%
Lenovo 3.18%
Toshiba 2.87%
Samsung 1.27%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.97%
ASUS All Series 4.42%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.76%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.76%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.21%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.21%

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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