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12% remove it88% keep it
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5.40.0055 83.33%
5.30.0178 16.67%

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SQL Backup 5

What is SQL Backup 5?  (from Red Gate Software Ltd)

Red Gate's SQL Backup software creates smaller, safer and faster database backups with high-performance compression and up to 256-bit AES encryption. SQL Backup also provides a visual way to configure and monitor backup jobs taking place across different locations or time zones. The latest version of the software, 5.3,...  Read more


SQL Backup 5 is a software program developed by Red Gate Software Ltd. The most common release is 5.40.0055, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 30 files and is usually about 37.58 MB (39,407,073 bytes). The installed file RedGate.Update.Client.dll 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 8. While about 75% of users of SQL Backup 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Lebanon and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.red-gate.com/products/dba/sql-backup
Help link: www.red-gate.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Red Gate\SQL Backup\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1F4DD1DB-692C-4C19-B916-590FFA9739DC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 37.58 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SQL Backup 5

  • RedGate.SQLCompare.ASTParser.dll - SQL Compare Engine
  • RedGate.SQL.Shared.dll - Shared Components (SQL Tools Shared Library)
  • RedGate.Update.Client.dll - Update Client (Red Gate Update Service Client)
  • CompressionAnalyzer.exe - SQL Backup (Compression Analyzer)
  • ProductActivation.exe - SQL Backup Product Activation
  • RedGate.SQLBackup.Engine.dll - SQL Backup Object Model
  • RedGate.SQLBackup.UI.exe - SQL Backup UI
  • sqb2mtf.exe - SQL Backup to MTF converter
  • SQBMaintPlanConv.exe - SQL Backup Maintenance Plan Conversion Wizard
  • SQBServerSetup.exe - SQL Backup 5 server installer
  • DevExpress.XtraRichTextEdit.v7.2.dll (by Developer Express) - XtraRichTextEdit(tm) SUITE SOFTWARE COMPONENT PRODUCT (DevExpress.XtraRichTextEdit)
  • DevExpress.XtraCharts.v7.2.dll (by Developer Express) - XtraCharts(tm) SUITE SOFTWARE COMPONENT PRODUCT (DevExpress.XtraCharts)
  • DevExpress.XtraCharts.v7.2.UI.dll - DevExpress.XtraCharts.UI
  • DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid
  • DevExpress.XtraBars.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraBars.Design (DevExpress.XtraBars)
  • Syncfusion.Grid.Base.dll (by Syncfusion) - Syncfusion Essential Suite (Syncfusion.Grid.Base)
  • Syncfusion.Grid.Windows.dll (by Syncfusion) - Syncfusion.Grid.Windows
  • Syncfusion.Shared.Base.dll - Syncfusion.Shared.Base
  • Syncfusion.Shared.Windows.dll - Syncfusion.Shared.Windows
  • DevExpress.XtraPrinting.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraPrinting
  • DevExpress.XtraTreeList.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraTreeList
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraEditors
  • DevExpress.XtraGrid.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraGrid
  • DevExpress.Utils.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.Utils
  • DevExpress.Data.v7.2.dll - DevExpress.Data
  • Syncfusion.Core.dll - Syncfusion.Core

How do I remove SQL Backup 5?

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Or, you can uninstall SQL Backup 5 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 SQL Backup 5, 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 SQL Backup 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win XP 17%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows XP 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 50.00%
Windows 8 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Lebanon 8.33%
  France 8.33%
  Mexico 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 66.67%
Intel 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Common models
Dell Inspiron One 2330 40.00%
HP Compaq Elite 8300 SFF 20.00%
Dell Precision M4500 20.00%
Dell OptiPlex 580 20.00%

About Red Gate Software Ltd

Red Gate is a software company that primarily provides tools for database developers and administrators.
Publisher URL: www.red-gate.com


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