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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,241
United States Rank #2,829
Reach 0.3287%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.46 days
337.97 days >
Average installed length: 177.58 days


VersionDistribution 1.28% 1.76% 0.24% 1.17% 1.43% 0.07% 1.26% 1.00% 0.22% 0.35% 1.93% 1.48% 2.91% 1.78% 3.21% 5.23% 0.07% 0.50% 0.63% 0.41% 0.35% 0.13% 3.38% 6.68% 9.83% 7.05% 5.66% 10.52% 7.64% 1.45% 11.84% 3.62% 4.23% 0.72%


What is SyncBackFree?  (from 2BrightSparks)

SyncBackFree can process filenames in any language and unlimited filename lengths, and you'll enjoy tremendous flexibility of how you select which files and folders to include in your backup. The program allows you to easily see what was copied and what was not with its straight forward reporting. With compression, FTP...  Read more


SyncBackFree is a program developed by 2BrightSparks. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is SyncBackFree.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 32.35 MB (33,925,008 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 36% of users of SyncBackFree come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.2BrightSparks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\SyncBackFree\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\SyncBackFree\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 32.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SyncBackFree

Program executable:SyncBackFree.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\SyncBackFree\SyncBackFree.exe
Additional files:
  • SyncBackFree.exe - SyncBackFree
  • RemBlankPwd.exe
  • XceedZip.dll (by Xceed Software Inc (450) 442-2626 [email protected] www.xceedsoft.com) - Xceed Zip Compression Library
  • EASendMailObj.dll (by AdminSystem Software Limited) - EASendMail ActiveX Object
  • sfFTPLib.dll (by SmartSoft) - SmartFTP FTP Library
  • libeay32.dll - The OpenSSL Toolkit (openssl Dynamic Link Library)
  • AOSMTPEX.dll (by AdminSystem Software Limited) - AOSMTPEX Module
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SyncBackFree.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SyncBackFree DropDrive' (runs daily at 11:00).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SyncBackFree.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SyncBackFree.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • SyncBackFree.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Backup Atomictech' which loads as "C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\SyncBackFree\SyncBackFree.exe" "AtomicBusiness".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SyncBackFree.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\SyncBackFree\SyncBackFree.exe'.

How do I remove SyncBackFree?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.35%
Windows 8 34.53%
Windows XP 5.68%
Windows Vista 3.40%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.09%
Windows 7 Professional 15.62%
Windows 8.1 10.47%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.99%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.99%
  France 14.45%
  Netherlands 8.07%
  Belgium 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.20%
  Germany 4.52%
  Italy 4.29%
  Canada 3.68%
  Australia 2.39%
  Spain 1.36%
  Sweden 1.18%
  Switzerland 0.85%
  Brazil 0.80%
  Finland 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.96%
Acer 12.70%
ASUS 11.54%
Toshiba 4.21%
Samsung 3.04%
Lenovo 3.00%
Intel 2.88%
Medion 2.00%
American Megatrends 1.04%
MSI 0.76%
Common models
HP Z220 CMT Workstation 6.10%
ASUS All Series 5.76%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.66%
Dell XPS 8700 2.77%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.44%


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