CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 CyberLink PhotoDirector 5

How to uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 for Windows. The Windows version was created by CyberLink Corp.. Further information on CyberLink Corp. can be seen here. The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5 folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{5A454EC5-217A-42a5-8CE1-2DDEC4E70E01}\Setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. CyberLink PhotoDirector 5's primary file takes around 209.76 KB (214792 bytes) and is called PhotoDirector5.exe.

The executable files below are installed together with CyberLink PhotoDirector 5. They take about 16.30 MB (17094369 bytes) on disk.

  • Activation_PHD5_x64.exe (5.55 MB)
  • PhotoDirector5.exe (209.76 KB)
  • PhotoDirectorCDP5.exe (35.76 KB)
  • PhotoDirectorXPT5.exe (35.26 KB)
  • Boomerang.exe (2.14 MB)
  • CES_AudioCacheAgent.exe (99.76 KB)
  • CES_CacheAgent.exe (99.76 KB)
  • CLImageCodec.exe (7.38 MB)
  • OLRStateCheck.exe (103.76 KB)
  • OLRSubmission.exe (175.76 KB)
  • CLUpdater.exe (494.26 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 5.0.4728.0 of CyberLink PhotoDirector 5. You can find below info on other application versions of CyberLink PhotoDirector 5: to view all...
When planning to uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5:
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\CyberLink PhotoDirector 5
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Cyberlink\PhotoDirector

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5\APREG.url
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5\atl71.dll
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5\CESMemMgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PhotoDirector5\Customizations\Generic\Font\fonts.ini

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{E4512FFF-6354-4da4-8424-BB735BEF40F6}

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{D055D955-4E7A-4901-A506-EB9839669003}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{FE4A8142-CE21-4D9A-BFF6-CD55EC05B0B2}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Products\5CE454A5A7125a24C81ED2ED4C7EE010\SourceList\Net\1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\PhotoDirector5.0pdadjfile\DefaultIcon\

How to delete CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 is an application marketed by the software company CyberLink Corp.. Frequently, users choose to remove this program. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE practice to remove CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 or simply activate the Search field and type in "CyberLink PhotoDirector 5". If it is installed on your PC the CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 program will be found automatically. After you select CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 in the list of apps, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about CyberLink PhotoDirector 5, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5.
Uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5

8. After removing CyberLink PhotoDirector 5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 by CyberLink Corp. from your PC, nor are we saying that CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 by CyberLink Corp. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall CyberLink PhotoDirector 5 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-22 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 07:31:48.927