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Should I remove Recover Keys?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,726
United States Rank #3,730
Reach 0.1470%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.88 days
173.50 days >
Average installed length: 91.16 days


VersionDistribution 12.22% 10.32% 4.59% 3.21% 3.49% 16.39% 0.66% 4.49% 8.56% 6.28% 0.48% 2.10% 0.69% 1.48% 3.14% 6.00% 1.62% 0.35% 0.66% 0.28% 0.72% 0.28% 1.35% 0.10% 0.03% 0.14% 0.90% 0.83% 0.07% 0.03%

Typically installed together

Recover Keys

What is Recover Keys?  (from the publisher)

Have you ever lost your keys? Perhaps, yes. In such case you can create duplicate or change the lock. What if you lost your activation keys for Windows operating system or other major software you recently purchased? It may costs you from hundreds to thousands dollars. For this reason we have created this software. Wit...  Read more


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 recoverkeys.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 19.79 MB (20,751,314 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 47% of users of Recover Keys come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: recover-keys.com
Help link: recover-keys.com/en/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Recover Keys\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Recover Keys\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 19.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Recover Keys

Program executable:recoverkeys.exe
Name:Recover Keys
Tool for getting installed software keys
Path:C:\Program Files\recover keys\recoverkeys.exe
Additional files:
  • Org-RecoverKeys.exe (by Recover Keys Software) - Recover Keys (Tool for getting installed software keys)
  • RecoverKeysDemo-x64.exe - Recover Keys Setup
  • IssSurvey.dll (by http://Raz-Soft.com) - InnoSurvey (Uninstall Survey Extension For Inno Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RecoverKeys.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A686EEC5-63FF-4E12-860B-0B7CC721723C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Recover Keys?

You can uninstall Recover Keys 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 Recover Keys, 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 Recover Keys.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.76%
Windows 10 36.86%
Windows XP 6.07%
Windows Vista 4.24%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.95%
Windows 7 Professional 13.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.63%
Windows 10 Home 10.19%
Windows 10 Pro 9.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.82%
  Germany 23.94%
  United Kingdom 3.84%
  Netherlands 2.87%
  France 2.67%
  Canada 2.47%
  Italy 2.26%
  Australia 2.09%
  Austria 1.15%
  Sweden 1.09%
  Belgium 0.77%
  India 0.75%
  Poland 0.72%
  Spain 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.59%
Dell 22.36%
Acer 14.40%
Medion 9.88%
ASUS 8.71%
Toshiba 3.91%
Lenovo 3.22%
Intel 3.02%
American Megatrends 1.58%
Sahara 0.96%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.30%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.22%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.00%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.96%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.61%


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