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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 395.27 days
1327.92 days >
Average installed length: 697.72 days


VersionDistribution 38.71% 9.68% 41.94% 3.23% 6.45%

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Veeam Backup Catalog


Veeam Backup Catalog is a software program developed by Veeam Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 55.43 MB (58,126,330 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 33% of users of Veeam Backup Catalog come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.veeam.com
Help link: www.veeam.com/support.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup Catalog\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B22E6757-79F9-4445-A056-8C4602C8DE91}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 55.43 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Veeam Backup Catalog

  • Extract.exe - Veeam Backup and Replication (Veeam Extract)
  • Veeam.Backup.Agent.dll - Veeam.Backup.Agent
  • Veeam.Backup.AgentProvider.dll - ManagerLib
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogCrawlJob.exe - Veeam.Backup.CatalogCrawlJob
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogDataService.exe - Veeam.Backup.CatalogService
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogDbLib.dll - Veeam.Backup.CatalogDbLib
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogFsLib.dll - Veeam.Backup.CatalogFsLib
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogReplicationJob.exe - Veeam.Backup.CatalogReplicationJob
  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogSearchLib.dll - Veeam.Backup.CatalogSearchLib
  • Veeam.Backup.Common.dll - Veeam.Backup.Common
  • Veeam.Backup.DBCreator.dll - Veeam.Backup.DBCreator
  • Veeam.Backup.DBManager.dll - Veeam.Backup.DBManager
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.5.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.5
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.6.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.6
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.61.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.61
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.65.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.65
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.Common.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollector.Common
  • Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollectorLib.dll - Veeam.Backup.EnterpriseCollectorLib
  • Veeam.Backup.EsxManager.dll
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.CatalogClient.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.CatalogMgmt
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.DataCollector.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.DataCollector
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Management.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Management
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Reporting.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Reporting
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.SearchEngines.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.EnterpriseCatalogSearch
  • Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Vex.dll - Veeam.Backup.Interaction.Vex
  • Veeam.Backup.LicenseLib.dll - Veeam.Backup.LicenseLib
  • Veeam.Backup.Model.dll - Veeam.Backup.Model
  • Veeam.Backup.Reporting.DbLayer.dll - Veeam.Backup.Reporting.DbLayer
  • Veeam.Backup.SSH.dll
  • Veeam.Backup.ViSoap.dll
  • Veeam.Common.Remoting.dll - Veeam.Backup.Common.Remoting
  • VeeamAgent.exe - VeeamAgent
  • VeeamOibIdxComLib.dll - Veeam index controller
  • veComLic.dll - veComLic (veComLib)
  • Interop.VeeamOibIdxComLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'VeeamOibIdxLib'.
  • Interop.VeeamVimLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'VeeamVimLib'.
  • Interop.veComLic.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'veComLic'.
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • Ionic.Zip.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Veeam.Backup.CatalogDataService.exe runs as a service named 'Veeam Backup Catalog Service' (Veeam Backup Catalog Data Service) "Manages and replicates guest OS file system index data files.".

How do I remove Veeam Backup Catalog?

You can uninstall Veeam Backup Catalog 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 Veeam Backup Catalog, 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 Veeam Backup Catalog.

Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win Server 2003 6%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.87%
Windows 10 9.68%
Windows Server 2003 6.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 48.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.13%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.90%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 6.45%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.50%
  Germany 7.50%
  Belgium 5.00%
  Australia 5.00%
  Spain 5.00%
  Iran 5.00%
  Netherlands 5.00%
  Canada 5.00%
  Italy 5.00%
  France 2.50%
  BM 2.50%
  Switzerland 2.50%
  Sweden 2.50%
  Romania 2.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.04%
Dell 29.63%
Lenovo 11.11%
Acer 7.41%
Intel 3.70%
Sony 3.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.00%
HP ProLiant BL460c G1 4.00%
HP 2230s 4.00%
Gigabyte Z68MA-D2H-B3 4.00%
Acer TravelMate 6592 4.00%
Sony VPCF21Z1E 4.00%


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