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6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 66.67% 4.17% 25.00% 4.17%

Tech Junkies Data Vault


Tech Junkies Data Vault is a program developed by Tech Junkies, Inc. 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 installer includes 41 files and is usually about 11.99 MB (12,573,063 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8.1. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: thetechjunkies.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Tech Junkies Data Vault\\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D45DEE98-0C8D-4135-8DFE-C11585A74D00}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 11.99 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Tech Junkies Data Vault

  • ArchiveNS.dll
  • ArchiveNSPS.dll
  • ArchivePropSheets.dll
  • ArchivePropSheetsPS.dll
  • ArchiveService.exe
  • ArchiveServicePS.dll
  • ArchiveTypes.dll
  • ArchiveTypesPS.dll
  • BackupServiceFormView.exe (by Gillware Data Services) - Remote Backup Status Viewer
  • base.dll
  • CAB.dll
  • categories.dll
  • Comm.dll
  • Configure.exe
  • DB.dll
  • Delta.dll
  • LocalStorage.dll
  • LocalStoragePS.dll
  • Overlays.dll
  • OverlaysPS.dll
  • PostInstaller.exe
  • Resources.dll
  • Scan.exe
  • Scanner.dll
  • ScannerPS.dll
  • SeedBackup.exe
  • SetupHandlers.dll
  • SetupHandlersPS.dll
  • Utils.dll
  • zlib_gw.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Scan.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Upload Event Log' (runs daily at 12:40 PM).
  • ArchiveService.exe runs as a service named 'Computaters Online Backup Powered By Gillware' (ArchiveService) "Backs up files to the Cloud.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BackupServiceFormView.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BackupServiceViewer' which loads as C:\Program Files\Tech Junkies Data Vault\BackupServiceFormView.exe.

How do I remove Tech Junkies Data Vault?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 8 8%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8.1 29.17%
Windows 8 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.50%
Windows 8.1 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 62.50%
Lenovo 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Common models
Dell Inspiron M5110 8.33%
Dell Inspiron 660s 8.33%
Dell Vostro 3700 8.33%
LENOVO 20236 8.33%
LENOVO 20157 8.33%
Dell Dell System Vostro... 8.33%


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