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What does the mms_mini.exe file do?

The mms_mini.exe process is also known as Managed Machine Service Mini and is a part of Acronis True Image (Version 2016) or, as the case may be, Acronis Tools. This software is produced by Acronis International GmbH. An obsolete or defective version of mms_mini.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about mms_mini.exe Managed Machine service Mini

mms_mini.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file mms_mini.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 4,884,064 bytes (50% of all these files), 4,808,088 bytes or, as the case may be, 4,795,288 bytes.
It is the service "mmsminisrv".
You can end this service, pause it, or restart it by going to System and Security/Administrative Tools/Services in Control Panel. The service does not run under your user account. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. This mms_mini.exe process is connected to a server on the Internet or in your local network. Mms_mini.exe was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. This process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. You may uninstall the related program using Windows Control Panel. Mms_mini.exe is capable of monitor other applications as well as hides its presence from system tools. For this reason, 29% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves mms_mini.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about mms_mini?

The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.

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How to uninstall Acronis True Image or Acronis Tools

To remove Managed Machine service Mini from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Acronis True Image or Acronis Tools in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if mms_mini.exe (Managed Machine service Mini) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of Managed Machine service Mini. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Managed Machine service Mini or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or mms_mini.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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