Asus FaceID Asus FaceID

How to uninstall Asus FaceID from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to remove Asus FaceID for Windows. It was developed for Windows by ASUS. More data about ASUS can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on Asus FaceID on ASUS's website. The program is often found in the C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Asus FaceID is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{C4071085-DDF0-403F-90F9-27582FC22C9B}\setup.exe. The program's main executable file is named HWFaceKey.exe and it has a size of 299.02 KB (306192 bytes).

Asus FaceID is composed of the following executables which occupy 14.89 MB (15610680 bytes) on disk:

  • CameraReader.exe (60.52 KB)
  • CertDeploy.exe (257.52 KB)
  • CertMgr.Exe (69.33 KB)
  • HWFaceKeyReg.exe (108.52 KB)
  • HWFaceKey.exe (299.02 KB)
  • HWFaceKey.exe (298.52 KB)
  • HWFaceKey.exe (298.52 KB)
  • HWFaceKeyService.exe (255.52 KB)
  • CameraReader.exe (60.52 KB)
  • CameraReader.exe (61.02 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (6.85 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (6.25 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Asus FaceID. You can find below a few links to other Asus FaceID versions:

When planning to uninstall Asus FaceID you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Asus FaceID:
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID

The files below were left behind on your disk by Asus FaceID when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID\AForge.Controls.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID\AForge.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID\AForge.Imaging.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS FaceID\AForge.Video.DirectShow.dll

Many times the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C4071085-DDF0-403F-90F9-27582FC22C9B}

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.hfk\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\HanvonFaceKey\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C4071085-DDF0-403F-90F9-27582FC22C9B}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C4071085-DDF0-403F-90F9-27582FC22C9B}\InstallLocation

A way to remove Asus FaceID from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Asus FaceID is a program offered by ASUS. Sometimes, users try to erase this program. This is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE approach to erase Asus FaceID is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Asus FaceID or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Asus FaceID". The Asus FaceID program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Asus FaceID in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Asus FaceID, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Asus FaceID:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{C4071085-DDF0-403F-90F9-27582FC22C9B}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Asus FaceID.
Uninstall Asus FaceID

8. After uninstalling Asus FaceID, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Asus FaceID which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Asus FaceID using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Asus FaceID by ASUS from your PC, we are not saying that Asus FaceID by ASUS is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Asus FaceID in case you want to. 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' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 03:07:20.833