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A way to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater for Windows. The Windows release was created by Systweak Inc. Take a look here for more information on Systweak Inc. You can read more about about Advanced Driver Updater at . Usually the Advanced Driver Updater program is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced Driver Updater folder, depending on the user's option during install. The entire uninstall command line for Advanced Driver Updater is C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced Driver Updater\unins000.exe. adu.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 8.87 MB (9300872 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in Advanced Driver Updater. They take 12.06 MB (12650128 bytes) on disk.

  • adu.exe (8.87 MB)
  • aduuninstall.exe (1.42 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.13 MB)
  • DriverUpdateHelper64.exe (516.92 KB)
  • 7z.exe (152.42 KB)

This page is about Advanced Driver Updater version 2.1.1086.15131 alone. Click on the links below for other Advanced Driver Updater versions: to view all...
Advanced Driver Updater has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Advanced Driver Updater from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\adu.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\aduuninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Chinese_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Danish_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\difxapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\difxapi64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Dutch_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\eng_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Finnish_rcp_fi.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\French_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\German_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\install_left_image.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\isxdl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Italian_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Japanese_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Norwegian_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Portuguese_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\russian_rcp_ru.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Spanish_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\Swedish_rcp.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\unins000.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\unins000.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\unins000.msg
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\unrar.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\amd64Helper\difxapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\amd64Helper\DriverUpdateHelper64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\amd64Helper\DriverUpdateHelper64.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\7z.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\7z.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\copying.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\History.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Advanced Driver Updater\updater\extract\readme.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Backup.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Backup\AdvancedDriverUpdaterBackup-Monday,
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Backup\AdvancedDriverUpdaterBackup-Tuesday,
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Backup\AdvancedDriverUpdaterBackup-Wednesday,
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Backup\AdvancedDriverUpdaterBackup-Wednesday,
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\hdaudiofunc_01&ven_10ec&dev_0887&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_10ec&dev_8168&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_10ec&dev_8168&subsys_85051043&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_8086&dev_0102.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_8086&dev_1c20.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_8086&dev_1c22&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\pciven_8086&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\usbvid_090c&pid_1000.EXE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\usbvid_0e8d&
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\Download\usbvid_8564&pid_1000.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\eng_rcp.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\exc.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\ininotfound0.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_04-24-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_04-25-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_04-29-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_05-01-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_05-03-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\log_05-04-2018.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\results.du
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\status.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Systweak\ADU\Advanced Driver Updater\update.ini

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Advanced Driver Updater_is1

How to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Advanced Driver Updater is an application offered by Systweak Inc. Sometimes, people choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this by hand requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to take care of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Advanced Driver Updater or simply click the Search field and type in "Advanced Driver Updater". If it is installed on your PC the Advanced Driver Updater program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Advanced Driver Updater in the list of programs, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Advanced Driver Updater, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Advanced Driver Updater:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced Driver Updater\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Advanced Driver Updater.
Uninstall Advanced Driver Updater

8. After uninstalling Advanced Driver Updater, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Advanced Driver Updater which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Advanced Driver Updater using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater by Systweak Inc from your computer, nor are we saying that Advanced Driver Updater by Systweak Inc is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Advanced Driver Updater supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:36:14.373