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Should I remove Snapshot?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,461
United States Rank #17,894
Reach 0.0157%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 105.91 days
896.16 days >
Average installed length: 470.86 days


What is Snapshot?  (from Tom Ehlert Software)

The Backup process will back up all your data into a single file, containing all data, including system data and registry, for total security, should your computer ever crash.
There is no restart (to DOS) necessary. Ever. The new Snapshot technology ensures that all data are consistent, and reflect the PC's data at...  Read more


Snapshot is a software program developed by Tom Ehlert Software. The primary executable is named SnapShot.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 3.88 MB (4,066,650 bytes). 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 37% of users of Snapshot come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.drivesnapshot.de/en
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\snapshot
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Snapshot\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 3.88 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Snapshot

Program executable:SnapShot.exe
Name:Drive Snapshot for WindowsNT
Drive Snapshot - Diskimaging for WindowsNT
Path:C:\Program Files\snapshot\SnapShot.exe
Additional files:
  • snapshot.exe - Drive Snapshot for WindowsNT (Drive Snapshot - Diskimaging for WindowsNT)
  • snapshot64.exe
  • snapshot64v1-43.exe - Drive Snapshot for Windows (Drive Snapshot - Diskimaging for Windows)
  • uninstall.exe

How do I remove Snapshot?

You can uninstall Snapshot 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 Snapshot (remove only), 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 Snapshot.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.82%
Windows 10 25.97%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista 2.60%
Windows Server 2003 0.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.80%
Windows 7 Professional 18.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.36%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.14%
Windows 10 Pro 5.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.32%
  Germany 20.70%
  Italy 4.37%
  Canada 3.79%
  France 3.50%
  United Kingdom 3.50%
  Switzerland 2.62%
  Austria 2.62%
  Iran 2.04%
  Australia 1.75%
  Russia 1.75%
  Netherlands 1.75%
  Greece 1.17%
  DK 1.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.25%
ASUS 13.13%
Acer 13.13%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Intel 5.00%
Medion 4.38%
Sahara 3.75%
Toshiba 3.13%
American Megatrends 2.50%
Samsung 1.88%
Lenovo 1.25%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7708 4.24%
ASUS All Series 4.24%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.39%
Dell Vostro 3700 2.54%
Gigabyte EP35-DS3 1.69%
Gigabyte P55-USB3 1.69%


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