84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove Samsung Recovery Solution 5?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #1,538
United States Rank #2,266
Reach 0.4431%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.59 days
253.38 days >
Average installed length: 133.13 days


VersionDistribution 0.01% 0.08% 0.01% 5.36% 0.09% 1.63% 0.50% 0.53% 2.55% 0.17% 18.61% 0.17% 10.97% 4.98% 7.69% 6.13% 11.13% 14.90% 7.48% 7.01%

Other programs by Samsung Electronics

Samsung Recovery Solution 5

What is Samsung Recovery Solution 5?

Before restoring your computer, you first have to choose a restore method. You can use Samsung Recovery Solution 5 to restore your computer. A Basic Restore reloads all the Windows operating system files and leaves all personal files, programs and settings intact. By reloading the Windows operating system, a Basic restore can fix many Windows related problems. A Complete Restore uses a Complete Backup to restore your system to the condition it was in when the Complete Backup was made. If you have no stored Complete Backups, you can still use the Complete Restore function to restore your computer to its initial status.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 main program executable is GoRecovery.exe. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 77.21 MB (80,964,532 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsung.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Samsung\Samsung Recovery Solution 5
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{145DE957-0679-4A2A-BB5C-1D3E9808FAB2}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 77.21 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Samsung Recovery Solution 5

Program executable:GoRecovery.exe
Name:Samsung Recovery Solution 5
Path:C:\Program Files\Samsung\Samsung Recovery Solution 5\GoRecovery.exe
Additional files:
  • Sabi3.dll - SABI3 Library For Windows7 (SABI3 Library For Windows7 (x86))
  • Sabi.sys - SAMSUNG Kernel Driver
  • SabiDriverInstaller.exe - SABI Driver Installer (SABI Driver Installer (x64))
  • GoRecovery.exe (by SEC) - Samsung Recovery Solution 5
  • InstallManager.exe (by SEC)
  • InstDrv.exe
  • Manager1.exe
  • PreventAuto.exe
  • WCScheduler.exe
  • KillProcess.dll
  • SamsungRecoverySolution-Uninstall.exe (by Macrovision) - InstallShield (Setup.exe)
  • ZLIB.DLL (by Zlib) - Zlib (Zlib: general purpose data compression/decompression library)
  • Resdll.dll
  • WinClon.exe (by Clonix)
  • WinClon64i.exe
  • WinClon64x.exe
  • WinVI64.dll
  • WinVX64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Manager1.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DB777339-EDF0-48CE-9C4F-7264D416E34A}' (runs on registration).
  • WCScheduler.exe is scheduled as a task named 'advSRS5'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • WCScheduler.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named advSRS5.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:12.37 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0008597190%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00052553%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00033419%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:41,485
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:11.82 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:9 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Samsung Recovery Solution 5?

You can uninstall Samsung Recovery Solution 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Samsung Recovery Solution 5, 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 Samsung Recovery Solution 5.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 99.41%
Windows 10 0.57%
Windows XP 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 73.03%
Windows 7 Starter 11.16%
Windows 7 Home Basic 10.23%
Windows 7 Professional 2.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.95%
Windows 10 Home 0.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.23%
  United Kingdom 11.57%
  Brazil 10.01%
  Germany 6.54%
  France 4.29%
  Italy 3.34%
  Canada 2.66%
  Poland 2.27%
  Australia 1.96%
  Argentina 1.52%
  Spain 1.45%
  Russia 1.38%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  Chile 1.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 99.68%
Acer 0.09%
Hewlett-Packard 0.08%
Dell 0.03%
Lenovo 0.03%
ASUS 0.02%
Toshiba 0.01%
American Megatrends 0.01%
Common models
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 9.21%
Samsung RV410/RV510/S3510... 6.66%
Samsung RV420/RV520/RV720... 5.55%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 5.31%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 5.29%
Samsung RV415/RV515 5.09%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.