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Should I remove eMachines Recovery Management?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,265
United States Rank #1,459
Reach 0.2813%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.09 days
445.11 days >
Average installed length: 233.87 days


5.00.3504 0.29%
5.00.3502 9.02%
5.00.3004 0.18%
5.00.3002 6.66%
5.00.3001 0.04%
4.05.3500 0.43%
4.05.3016 0.78%
4.05.3013 19.23%
4.05.3012 0.22%
4.05.3011 4.35%
4.05.3007 10.84%
4.05.3006 2.34%
4.05.3005 21.55%
4.05.3003 2.27%
4.05.3002 9.54%
4.00.3010 0.02%
4.00.3008 0.07%
4.00.3006 0.07%
4.00.3005 0.05%
4.00.3001 2.38%
3.1.3006 0.02%
3.1.3005 0.63%
3.1.3003 8.44%
3.1.3001 0.56%
3.1.3000 0.02%

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eMachines Recovery Management

What is eMachines Recovery Management?

The eMachines Recovery Management software allows you with an easy way to back up or restore the Operating system on your computer.

About  (from Acer)

The eMachines Recovery Management software overview gives you the options to create a set of eMachines Recovery Media or to create a backup disc with the drivers and applications that shipped with the computer. Creates a disc of the drivers and applications that shipped with the computer. It gives you the options to re...  Read more


eMachines Recovery Management is a software program developed by Acer. The most common release is 4.05.3005, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named Recovery Management.exe. The setup package generally installs about 38 files and is usually about 13.05 MB (13,688,678 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 70% of users of eMachines Recovery Management come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.eMachines.com
Help link: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\eMachines\eMachines Recovery Management
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{7F811A54-5A09-4579-90E1-C93498E230D9}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 13.05 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by eMachines Recovery Management

Program executable:Recovery Management.exe
Name:Recovery Management
Path:C:\Program Files\eMachines\eMachines Recovery Management\Recovery Management.exe
Additional files:
  • CloseHandleW.exe (by Acer Incorparation) - CloseHandle Application (Close CDRom Handle)
  • eRecoveryRemindBurnFD.exe - RecoveryRemindBurnFD (eRecoveryRemindBurnFD)
  • catply.exe - CancelAutoplay (CancelAutoplay.exe)
  • HidChk.exe - HidChk (Recovery Management Hidden Partition Checker)
  • eRecoveryMain.exe - Acer eRecovery Management eRecoveryKernel (Acer eRecovery Management Kernel)
  • eRecoveryUI.exe - Acer eRecovery Management eRecoveryUI V3 (Acer eRecovery Management UI)
  • eRecovery.ServicePlugin.dll - Recovery Management ServicePlugin (Acer eRecovery Management ServicePlugin)
  • eRecovery.RemoteServer.dll - Recovery Management RemoteServer (Acer eRecovery Management RemoteServer)
  • eRecovery.RemoteServerInterface.dll - Recovery.Model.ComputerInterface (Acer eRecovery Management RemoteServerInterface)
  • eRecoveryMenuPlugin.dll - Recovery Management MenuPlugin (Acer eRecovery Management MenuPlugin)
  • ETF_Installer.exe - Acer Empowering Technology (Setup.exe)
  • Interop.BCDConstants.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'BCDConstants'.
  • Interop.IMAPI2FS.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IMAPI2FS'.
  • Interop.IMAPI2.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IMAPI2'.
  • ReadFile.dll - ReadFile Dynamic Link Library (ReadFile DLL)
  • ConfigTskSchler.exe - ConfigTs Application
  • Recovery Management.exe - Recovery Management
  • MSBurningEngine.dll - MSBurningEngine
  • PasswordCenter.dll - PasswordCenter
  • RecoveryLib.dll - AcerLib (RecoveryManagementLib)
  • Svc.Lib.dll - SvcLib
  • WMIAcerCheck.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Recovery Management.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3C969112-BF24-404B-A495-1A970E1C30A0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove eMachines Recovery Management?

You can uninstall eMachines Recovery Management 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 eMachines Recovery Management, 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 eMachines Recovery Management.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.31%
Windows Vista 11.35%
Windows 10 5.46%
Windows XP 0.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 76.85%
Windows Vista Home Basic 7.35%
Windows 10 Home 4.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.96%
Windows 7 Starter 3.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 0.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.67%
  France 5.70%
  Germany 3.76%
  United Kingdom 2.43%
  Canada 2.15%
  Sweden 2.14%
  Italy 2.09%
  Australia 1.96%
  Spain 1.06%
  Finland 0.87%
  DK 0.62%
  Taiwan 0.62%
  Brazil 0.59%
  Japan 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 93.63%
Gateway 6.37%
Common models
eMachines ET1331G 8.03%
eMachines EL1352 7.65%
eMachines ET1831 6.68%
eMachines EL1360G 6.12%
eMachines eMachines E525 4.68%
eMachines EL1358G 3.80%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com


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