How to uninstall AnyDVD from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to remove AnyDVD for Windows. It was created for Windows by SlySoft. Further information on SlySoft can be seen here. Click on to get more data about AnyDVD on SlySoft's website. Usually the AnyDVD application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling AnyDVD is C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\AnyDVD-uninst.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. AnyDVD.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 106.91 KB (109480 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of AnyDVD. They occupy about 8.80 MB (9225535 bytes) on disk.

  • AddSpeedMenuSkin.exe (63.62 KB)
  • ADvdDiscHlp64.exe (72.91 KB)
  • AnyDVD-uninst.exe (28.54 KB)
  • AnyDVD.exe (106.91 KB)
  • AnyDVDtray.exe (8.20 MB)
  • ExecuteWithUAC.exe (76.00 KB)
  • HelpLauncher.exe (6.00 KB)
  • RegAnyDVD.exe (82.91 KB)
  • setacl.exe (160.00 KB)
  • SetDisplayFrequency.exe (17.50 KB) to view all...

This info is about AnyDVD version alone. For more AnyDVD versions please click below: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove AnyDVD.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SlySoft\AnyDVD
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\AnyDVD_tmp

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove AnyDVD:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\AddSpeedMenuSkin.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\ADvdDiscHlp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\ADvdDiscHlp64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\ADvdDiscHlp64.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/anydvd
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SlySoft\AnyDVD

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\AddSpeedMenuSkin.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\RegAnyDVD.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\AddSpeedMenuSkin.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\AddSpeedMenuSkin.exe.FriendlyAppName

How to remove AnyDVD from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AnyDVD is a program marketed by the software company SlySoft. Some people try to erase this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK solution to erase AnyDVD is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find AnyDVD or simply activate the Search feature and type in "AnyDVD". If it exists on your system the AnyDVD app will be found very quickly. When you click AnyDVD in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding AnyDVD, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for AnyDVD:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\SlySoft\AnyDVD\AnyDVD-uninst.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall AnyDVD.
Uninstall AnyDVD

8. After uninstalling AnyDVD, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of AnyDVD which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing AnyDVD using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall AnyDVD by SlySoft from your computer, nor are we saying that AnyDVD by SlySoft is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall AnyDVD in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 10:26:17.747