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21% remove it79% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,055
United States Rank #21,465
Reach 0.1329%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.49 days
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Average installed length: 162.61 days


VersionDistribution 34.44% 2.33% 19.24% 3.67% 2.56% 8.17% 23.75% 0.04% 0.88% 0.04% 0.04% 4.77% 0.08%

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Packard Bell MyBackup

What is Packard Bell MyBackup?

Packard Bell MyBackup is the PB OEM branded version of NTI Backup NOW! which is preinstalled on various Packard Bell computers.

About  (from NewTech Infosystems)

Quickly launch the Packard Bell MyBackup Solution with Fn + F1, and in three simple steps, schedule regular backups of your precious data.


Packard Bell MyBackup is a software program developed by NewTech Infosystems. 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. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 primary executable is named BackupManager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 27.7 MB (29,049,663 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 20% of users of Packard Bell MyBackup come from Germany, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ntius.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Packard Bell MyBackup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{72B776E5-4530-4C4B-9453-751DF87D9D93}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 27.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Packard Bell MyBackup

Program executable:BackupManager.exe
Name:Packard Bell MyBackup
Path:C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Packard Bell MyBackup\BackupManager.exe
Additional files:
  • AboutNTISDK.dll - NTI CD-Writing SDK Library (AboutNTISDK DLL)
  • Mpeg2Dec.dll - Mpeg2Dec DLL
  • BackupManager.exe - Packard Bell MyBackup
  • BackupManagerTray.exe
  • lang.dll
  • loc.dll
  • NtiAspi.dll - NTI CD-Writing SDK (NTI ASPI Layer)
  • agent_stub.dll - Agent Module
  • ExpanedISO.dll - Backup Manager Module
  • Hddrw32.dll
  • ISchedule.dll
  • IScheduleClient.dll
  • IScheduleSvc.exe
  • IShadowDriveBackup.dll
  • IShadowFileBackup.dll
  • IShadowS3.dll
  • LogonInfo.dll
  • OutlookShadow.dll
  • Pehook.dll
  • StartServices.exe
  • SyncDll.dll
  • SystemMail.dll
  • TurboDLL.dll
  • VssAgent.dll
  • WirelessDll.dll
  • 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 (by GnuWin32 ) - Zlib (Zlib1: general purpose data compression / decompression library)
  • ACE.dll - ACE
  • archive.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BackupManager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{699C0E07-D747-49D6-9774-38F934DB18AA}' (runs on registration).
  • IScheduleSvc.exe runs as a service named 'NTI IScheduleSvc' (NTI IScheduleSvc) "NTI IShadow Manage backup/Sync jobs and etc...".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BackupManagerTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BackupManagerTray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\Packard Bell MyBackup\BackupManagerTray.exe" -k.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.62 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000899306%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002933%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00006061%
0.015104% average
Memory:5.1 MB
Total CPU:0.0007297157%
Kernel CPU:0.00045826%
User CPU:0.00027145%
CPU cycles/sec:30,531

How do I remove Packard Bell MyBackup?

You can uninstall Packard Bell MyBackup 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 Packard Bell MyBackup, 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 Packard Bell MyBackup.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.23%
Windows 10 16.41%
Windows Vista 4.29%
Windows XP 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 77.40%
Windows 10 Home 14.34%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.52%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.11%
Windows Vista Home Basic 0.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.49% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 20.49%
  United Kingdom 17.85%
  France 16.88%
  Italy 8.93%
  Spain 5.47%
  Netherlands 5.12%
  Belgium 4.42%
  United States 3.49%
  Sweden 3.38%
  DK 1.90%
  Norway 1.71%
  Poland 1.01%
  Switzerland 0.89%
  Portugal 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 99.69%
Sahara 0.08%
ASUS 0.08%
Hewlett-Packard 0.08%
Toshiba 0.04%
Common models
Packard Bell EasyNote TK8... 13.27%
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ6... 10.17%
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ6... 7.30%
Packard Bell EasyNote LJ... 5.63%
Packard Bell EasyNote LM8... 5.04%
Packard Bell EasyNote TM8... 4.85%

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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