ASUS Live Update ASUS Live Update

A way to uninstall ASUS Live Update from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove ASUS Live Update for Windows. The Windows version was developed by ASUS. More information on ASUS can be found here. Detailed information about ASUS Live Update can be seen at . ASUS Live Update is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ASUS\ASUS Live Update folder, subject to the user's decision. The full command line for removing ASUS Live Update is MsiExec.exe /X{FA540E67-095C-4A1B-97BA-4D547DEC9AF4}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 1.48 MB (1556128 bytes) on disk and is named LiveUpdate.exe.

The following executable files are contained in ASUS Live Update. They occupy 4.66 MB (4886928 bytes) on disk.

  • aprp.exe (3.18 MB)
  • LiveUpdate.exe (1.48 MB)

The current page applies to ASUS Live Update version 3.1.2 only. Click on the links below for other ASUS Live Update versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove ASUS Live Update.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall ASUS Live Update:
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\adrvld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\alvupdt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\alvupdt.ini
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\aprp.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\Lang.ini
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\langs.ini
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\LiveUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\restore.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\smbinfo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\tempfile.tmp
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{FA540E67-095C-4A1B-97BA-4D547DEC9AF4}\MyIcon

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|ASUS|ASUS Live Update|LiveUpdate.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\76E045AFC590B1A479ABD445D7CEA94F
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{FA540E67-095C-4A1B-97BA-4D547DEC9AF4}

Open regedit.exe to delete the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\76E045AFC590B1A479ABD445D7CEA94F\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{FA540E67-095C-4A1B-97BA-4D547DEC9AF4}\

How to remove ASUS Live Update using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ASUS Live Update is a program offered by the software company ASUS. Sometimes, people choose to remove this application. This is efortful because removing this manually requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY manner to remove ASUS Live Update is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find ASUS Live Update or simply click the Search feature and type in "ASUS Live Update". If it is installed on your PC the ASUS Live Update application will be found very quickly. When you select ASUS Live Update in the list , some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about ASUS Live Update, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for ASUS Live Update:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{FA540E67-095C-4A1B-97BA-4D547DEC9AF4}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall ASUS Live Update.
Uninstall ASUS Live Update

8. After uninstalling ASUS Live Update, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of ASUS Live Update which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ASUS Live Update using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall ASUS Live Update by ASUS from your computer, we are not saying that ASUS Live Update by ASUS is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ASUS Live Update supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 19:48:24.023