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Should I remove Roxio File Backup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,312
United States Rank #5,547
Reach 0.0480%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.23 days
744.33 days >
Average installed length: 391.09 days


1.3.2 0.21%
1.2.0 0.32%
1.1.0 99.47%

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Roxio File Backup


Roxio File Backup is a software program developed by Roxio. The most common release is 1.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named stax.exe. The setup package is about 13.74 MB (14,412,145 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 70% of users of Roxio File Backup come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Roxio\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{60B2315F-680F-4EB3-B8DD-CCDC86A7CCAB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Roxio File Backup

Program executable:stax.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Roxio\stax.exe
Additional files:
  • cmdvdpakENU.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - CinePlayer (TM) DVD Decoder Pack Resources (CinePlayer DVD Decoder Pack Resources)
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)

How do I remove Roxio File Backup?

You can uninstall Roxio File Backup 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 Roxio File Backup, 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 Roxio File Backup.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.44%
Windows 10 18.59%
Windows Vista 14.47%
Windows XP 9.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.36%
Windows 7 Professional 8.83%
Windows 10 Home 6.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.61%
  Germany 5.73%
  United Kingdom 5.28%
  Canada 5.05%
  France 2.11%
  Italy 2.04%
  Spain 1.28%
  Netherlands 1.06%
  Australia 0.90%
  Mexico 0.75%
  Japan 0.60%
  Belgium 0.53%
  Brazil 0.45%
  Venezuela 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.70%
Hewlett-Packard 30.62%
Acer 11.78%
Toshiba 7.97%
ASUS 4.89%
Intel 3.26%
Medion 1.63%
Samsung 1.09%
American Megatrends 0.91%
Lenovo 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.85%
Dell Dell DXP061 3.50%
Dell XPS 8300 2.45%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.45%

About Roxio

Roxio, now Sonic Solutions, is a software developer specializing in consumer digital media products whose product line includes programs for the creation of digital media projects, media conversion software, and content distribution systems.
Publisher URL: www.roxio.com


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