How to Remove Nero BackItUp

by Michael Batton Kaput

Nero BackItUp is a program offered by Nero, of CD/DVD burning fame, that backs up important files and media on your computer. The utility can also automate backup processes to periodically make copies of important programs or information. If you have decided to use a different backup utility or do not wish to use Nero BackItUp, you can remove it from your Windows system with a few clicks of the mouse.

Click "Start."

Click "Control Panel."

Click "Programs."

Click "Uninstall a Program" if using Windows Vista or Windows 7. Click "Add/Remove Programs" if using Windows XP.

Click on Nero BackItUp in the list of programs that appears.

Click "Uninstall" if using Windows Vista or Windows 7. Click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program if using Windows XP.

About the Author

Michael Batton Kaput began writing professionally in 2009. He is an editor at two magazines and a freelance writer. He has been published in "Egypt Today," Egypt's leading current affairs magazine, and "Business Today Egypt," Egypt's number one English-language business magazine. He attended Denison University where he earned a degree in political science and English literature.