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Should I remove Restore / Delete Backup Data?

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6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Restore / Delete Backup Data


Restore / Delete Backup Data is a software program developed by Sony. 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. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 4.02 MB (4,212,182 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony Corporation\Real-time Backup Utility\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{47F40655-2F49-47D2-9C81-59AD0D67657C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Restore / Delete Backup Data

  • RBU_DiskAccessService.exe - Sony Real-time Backup Utility (Sony Real-time Backup Utility Helper)
  • RBU.exe - Real-time Backup Utility
  • RBU_IconChanger1.dll - Real-time Backup Utility Icon Overlay Extension
  • RBU_IconChanger2.dll
  • RBU_Restore.exe
  • RBU_Starter.exe - RBU Starter
  • System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® .NET Framework

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • RBU_DiskAccessService.exe runs as a service named 'Sony Real-time Backup Utility Helper' (SonyRealtimeBackupUtilityHelper) "Real-time Backup Utility media will be checked. Real-time Backup Utility cannot be used unless this service is running.".

How do I remove Restore / Delete Backup Data?

Quickly and completely remove Restore / Delete Backup Data from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Restore / Delete Backup Data 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 Restore / Delete Backup Data, 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 Restore / Delete Backup Data.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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