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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,386
United States Rank #3,095
Reach 0.2628%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.00 days
560.60 days >
Average installed length: 294.55 days


16.0.16005 0.04%
16.0.6528 0.04%
16.0.6514 60.05%
16.0.6306 1.54%
16.0.5805 0.02%
16.0.5587 2.57%
16.0.5551 35.35%
16.0.5027 0.02%
16.0.5023 0.27%
16.0.5020 0.10%

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True Image 2013

What is True Image 2013?  (from Acronis)

It's a whole new vision for backup. It’s the latest sync technologies. It’s cloud storage. It's a new True Image supporting new devices. And it's easy to try now — whether you're installing it for the first time, or upgrading from a previous version. True Image 2013 by Acronis protects your photos, documents, music, ma...  Read more


True Image 2013 is a software program developed by Acronis. The most common release is 16.0.6514, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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. 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 TrueImage.exe. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 1.83 MB (1,923,006 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 38% of users of True Image 2013 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acronis.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{ADAEEC53-24AF-4A49-B872-75FCBDA59916}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.83 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by True Image 2013

Program executable:TrueImage.exe
Name:Acronis True Image Home
Path:C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImage.exe
Additional files:
  • BrowseFolderHelper.exe - True Image Home 2013 by Acronis (Browse folder helper)
  • license_activator.exe - License Activator
  • timounter.dll - Acronis Backup Archive Explorer (timounter Dynamic Link Library)
  • timounter64.dll
  • mapi_proxy_32.dll - Acronis True Image Home 2012 (Acronis True Image Home 2012 MAPI COM server DLL)
  • mapi_proxy_64.dll
  • mapi_proxy_stub_32.dll - Acronis True Image Home 2012 MAPI COM proxy DLL
  • mapi_proxy_stub_64.dll
  • backup_cpl_control.dll - Acronis TrueImage Home 2012 (Backup CPL control library)
  • extcmp.exe - External Comparison Server
  • live_update_dll.dll
  • ti_managers.dll - Acronis TrueImage Home 2013
  • ti_managers_proxy.dll - Managers Dll Proxy
  • ti_managers_proxy_stub.dll - Managers Dll Proxy Stub
  • versions_page.dll - Versions Page
  • versions_view.dll - Versions View
  • universal_restore.dll - Acronis Universal Restore
  • acronis_backup_cpl.dll - Acronis True Image Home (acronis_backup_cpl)
  • LiveUpdateInstaller.exe - Live Update Installer
  • SystemReport.exe - Acronis System Report
  • TrueImage.exe
  • libcrypto10.dll - OPENSSL Crypto Library
  • AcronisTibUrlHandler.exe - Acronis True Image
  • aszbrowsehelper.exe - Acronis True Image ASZ Browse Helper
  • prl_stat.exe - Wrapper for Parallels Report
  • spawn.exe - Acronis Spawn Utility
  • ti_command_executor.exe - Acronis True Image Command Executor
  • tishell.dll - Acronis True Image Shell Extensions
  • tishell32.dll
  • tishell64.dll
  • TrueImageLauncher.exe
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe - Acronis True Image Monitor
  • TrueImageTools.exe
  • wimhlp.exe
  • winpe_iso.exe - Acronis True Image ISOBuilder
  • fox.dll - FOX GUI Library
  • Uninstall.exe - ATIH Installer
  • afcdpapi.dll - Acronis CDP (File Level CDP API)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Context Menu Handlers
  • versions_page.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'VersionsPageShellExt' with a class of {9E42900A-85F9-4E67-9778-575FBBA0A81C}.
  • tishell.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
  • tishell64.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C539A15A-3AF9-4c92-B771-50CB78F5C751}.
4 Scheduled Tasks
  • TrueImage.exe is scheduled as a task named 'TWIN7_HL_TASK_0'.
  • TrueImageLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task named 'elevated_TrueImageLauncher_1~MIEURTsinorcA2~ARGORPC'.
  • SystemReport.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F422E332-E449-4AF9-A787-14BFC31C945F}' (runs on registration).
  • TrueImageTools.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FC3B13DE-A95C-446D-8B0D-5E5C14E86FAE}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • TrueImage.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Acronis True Image Home' and executes as C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImage.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TrueImageMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TrueImageMonitor.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImageMonitor.exe".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SystemReport.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\SystemReport.exe'.
  • TrueImage.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Acronis\TrueImageHome\TrueImage.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:63.08 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0321090133%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02226584%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00984317%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove True Image 2013?

You can uninstall True Image 2013 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 True Image 2013, 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 True Image 2013.

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 57.48%
Windows 10 37.54%
Windows XP 3.44%
Windows Vista 1.51%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.54%
Windows 7 Professional 16.84%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.80%
Windows 8 Pro 6.25%
Windows 8.1 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.08%
  Germany 20.54%
  France 4.02%
  Italy 3.90%
  Canada 3.90%
  United Kingdom 3.37%
  Netherlands 2.39%
  Australia 2.23%
  Switzerland 1.79%
  Russia 1.62%
  Belgium 1.62%
  Spain 1.35%
  Austria 1.33%
  Japan 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.83%
Hewlett-Packard 17.78%
Acer 14.74%
ASUS 13.76%
Medion 5.75%
Intel 3.61%
Lenovo 2.79%
Toshiba 2.63%
Samsung 2.01%
American Megatrends 1.07%
Alienware 0.82%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.61%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.25%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.13%
Dell XPS 8500 3.42%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.59%
MEDION MS-7797 2.48%

About (from Acronis)

Acronis can help you securely migrate, protect and recover critical data wherever it resides in your physical, virtual or cloud environments.
Publisher URL: www.acronis.com


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