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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #27,965
Reach 0.0896%


VersionDistribution 10.54% 0.45% 2.49% 86.52%

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What is TRORDCLauncher?

TRORDCLauncher is Recovery Disc Creator Launcher . When the recovery DVD is created you can remove both applications from the system.

About  (from TOSHIBA)

There may come a time when you would either need or simply want to "start over" with the software image on your computer. This "start over" (or "Recovery") will restore the software on your computer back to its original factory condition. The down side of this process is that you will LOSE ALL DATA and programs that ...  Read more


TRORDCLauncher is a program developed by TOSHIBA. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is TRORDCLauncher.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 3.32 MB (3,482,039 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows Vista (SP1). While about 26% of users of TRORDCLauncher come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA Recovery Disc Creator\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E65C7D8E-186D-484B-BEA8-DEF0331CE600}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 3.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TRORDCLauncher

Program executable:TRORDCLauncher.exe
Name:TRO RDC Launcher
Launch RDC and create INI files for RDC Recovery creation from HDD Recovery partition
Path:C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA Recovery Disc Creator\TRORDCLauncher.exe
Additional files:
  • ToRDC.exe - TOSHIBA Recovery Disc Creator
  • TRDCLcher.exe - TRDCLauncher for Vista (TRDC Launcher for Vista)
  • TODDSrv.exe - TDCSrv Application
  • TRORDCLauncher.exe - TRO RDC Launcher (Launch RDC and create INI files for RDC Recovery creation from HDD Recovery partition)
  • TDComSet.exe - TDComSet
  • tdcmdpst.sys - Toshiba ODD Writing Driver For x86.
  • TDMSTING.dll - TOSHIBA ODD Writing Engine.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • TODDSrv.exe runs as a service named 'TOSHIBA Optical Disc Drive Service' (TODDSrv).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.02 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0019182105%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00024623%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00167198%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:13,372
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:82 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:9 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove TRORDCLauncher?

You can uninstall TRORDCLauncher 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 TRORDCLauncher, 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 TRORDCLauncher.

Win Vista (SP2) 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 86.97%
Windows 7 11.50%
Windows 10 1.08%
Windows XP 0.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 74.81%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.23%
Windows Vista Home Basic 7.69%
Windows Vista Business 4.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.48%
Windows 7 Professional 0.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.97% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 25.97%
  France 14.62%
  Germany 14.05%
  Netherlands 4.76%
  Italy 3.67%
  Belgium 3.38%
  Spain 3.38%
  Portugal 3.04%
  United States 2.98%
  Poland 2.75%
  Sweden 1.78%
  Greece 1.61%
  Austria 1.55%
  Ireland 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 98.98%
Dell 0.34%
Hewlett-Packard 0.28%
ASUS 0.11%
Acer 0.11%
Samsung 0.06%
American Megatrends 0.06%
Sony 0.06%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L300 20.01%
TOSHIBA Satellite L350 14.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 12.95%
TOSHIBA Satellite P300 11.32%
TOSHIBA Satellite L300D 6.18%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 4.14%


Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com


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