Note: Removing the wrong files or registry keys may be disastrous.  Take necessary precautions and make sure you understand what is being told below.

To remove the Dell Backup and Recovery:

  1. Exit the Dell Backup and Recovery tray icon; you may have to expand the hidden tray icons first, then right click the icon and select exit
  2. Open Windows Explorer and browse to: C:\dell
  3. Delete ONLY the DBRM Folder and DBRM.ini file in the root
  4. Open the registry editor and delete the DBRMTray key from HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
  5. Restart your system