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Should I remove SafeCopy?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
United States Rank #40,018
Reach 0.0006%


4.0.0 55.56%


What is SafeCopy?  (from SafeCopy Backup)

If you have more than one computer, no need for the cost and hassle of buying multiple accounts. With SafeCopy, it's your online storage so use it as you like. Your files are secured in a redundant SAS70 certified datacenter and stored using 448-military grade encryption. External hard drives are not ideal for backup...  Read more


SafeCopy is a program developed by SafeCopy Backup. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 programs's main executable is safecopy.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 43.37 MB of memory. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 11.96 MB (12,544,516 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 96% of users of SafeCopy come from the United States, it is also popular in South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.safecopybackup.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\safecopy
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SafeCopy\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 11.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SafeCopy

Program executable:safecopy.exe
SafeCopy Client
Path:C:\Program Files\safecopy\safecopy.exe
Additional files:
  • WmCpyDtav3.dll - WmCpyDta Dynamic Link Library (WmCpyDta DLL)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • Crawler Proxy.dll
  • InstallThunk.exe
  • InstallThunk32.exe
  • NativeUtility.dll
  • OnlineBackupFacade.dll
  • SafeCopyCrawler.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • SafeCopyCrawler.exe runs as a service named 'SafeCopy Crawler' (SafeCopy Crawler) "SafeCopy online backup service safely and securely saves your data so that you no longer have to worry about loosing your information".
Startup File (User Run)
  • SafeCopy.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SafeCopy' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SafeCopy\SafeCopy.exe" /delayed.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:43.37 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002814778%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00008113%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00020034%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:684,947
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:9.77 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.26 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:13.84 MB
Total CPU:0.0004493440%
Kernel CPU:0.00020042%
User CPU:0.00024892%
CPU cycles/sec:2,500,883
I/O reads/min:10.16 KB
I/O writes/min:9.6 KB

How do I remove SafeCopy?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win Vista (SP2) 11%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 33.33%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows XP 22.22%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Windows 8.1 22.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.22%
Windows Vista Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.15%
  South Africa 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.50%
Lenovo 25.00%
Dell 12.50%
ASUS 12.50%
Toshiba 12.50%
Common models
VIA P4M266-8233 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 11.11%
LENOVO 2242CTO 11.11%
LENOVO 20193 11.11%
HP TouchSmart tm2 Noteboo... 11.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 11.11%


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