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Should I remove StartIsBack Personal Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 195.89 days

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StartIsBack Personal Edition


StartIsBack Personal Edition is a software program developed by startisback.com. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named startisbackcfg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 3.25 MB (3,404,308 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. While about 22% of users of StartIsBack Personal Edition come from Italy, it is also popular in the United States and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\StartIsBack\
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\StartIsBack\StartIsBackCfg.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 3.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by StartIsBack Personal Edition

Program executable:startisbackcfg.exe
StartIsBack configuration
Additional files:
  • StartIsBack32.dll (by www.startisback.com) - StartIsBack (StartIsBack brains and soul)
  • StartIsBack64.dll (by www.startisback.com)
  • StartScreen.exe - Start Screen Launcher
  • startisback.exe
  • StartIsBack33.dll
  • StartIsBack66.dll
  • UpdateCheck.exe - StartIsBack Update Check Toast

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • StartIsBack64.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {a2a9545d-a0c2-42b4-9708-a0b2badd77c9}.

How do I remove StartIsBack Personal Edition?

You can uninstall StartIsBack Personal Edition 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 StartIsBack Personal Edition, 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 StartIsBack Personal Edition.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

22.35% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 22.35%
  United States 21.18%
  Mexico 7.06%
  Spain 5.88%
  Canada 3.53%
  Iran 3.53%
  Australia 2.35%
  Belgium 2.35%
  Chile 2.35%
  Germany 2.35%
  Ecuador 2.35%
  United Kingdom 2.35%
  Netherlands 2.35%
  Norway 2.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Lenovo 15.56%
ASUS 13.33%
Dell 12.22%
Acer 12.22%
Samsung 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Intel 2.22%
American Megatrends 2.22%
MSI 1.11%
Compaq 1.11%
Common models
LENOVO 20236 10.38%
ASUS All Series 2.83%
Dell Inspiron 7520 1.89%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.89%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.89%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.89%


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