Application CA ARCserve Universal Agent

How to uninstall CA ARCserve Universal Agent from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to remove CA ARCserve Universal Agent for Windows. It is developed by CA. Additional info about CA can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on CA ARCserve Universal Agent on CA's website. The application is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\ARCserve Backup\UniAgent folder. Keep in mind that this path can differ depending on the user's decision. CA ARCserve Universal Agent's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{CAABD4AD-A551-4AA4-82ED-87247EB7DD72}. The program's main executable file has a size of 793.79 KB (812840 bytes) on disk and is called caagstart.exe.

The following executables are installed along with CA ARCserve Universal Agent. They occupy about 3.28 MB (3436056 bytes) on disk.

  • admin.exe (477.29 KB)
  • AgPkiMon.exe (17.79 KB)
  • caagstart.exe (793.79 KB)
  • ConfigBAF.exe (117.29 KB)
  • Configencr.exe (78.79 KB)
  • dirwatcher.exe (781.29 KB)
  • UnivAgent.exe (1.06 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 16.5.7222 of CA ARCserve Universal Agent.

A way to erase CA ARCserve Universal Agent from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CA ARCserve Universal Agent is a program by CA. Sometimes, people choose to remove it. This is efortful because removing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY approach to remove CA ARCserve Universal Agent is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on 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 one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find CA ARCserve Universal Agent or simply click the Search field and type in "CA ARCserve Universal Agent". If it is installed on your PC the CA ARCserve Universal Agent app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click CA ARCserve Universal Agent in the list of programs, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about CA ARCserve Universal Agent, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for CA ARCserve Universal Agent:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{CAABD4AD-A551-4AA4-82ED-87247EB7DD72}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall CA ARCserve Universal Agent.
Uninstall CA ARCserve Universal Agent

8. After removing CA ARCserve Universal Agent, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of CA ARCserve Universal Agent that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling CA ARCserve Universal Agent with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall CA ARCserve Universal Agent by CA from your computer, we are not saying that CA ARCserve Universal Agent by CA is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall CA ARCserve Universal Agent in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-17 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-17 18:57:25.680