A way to uninstall DFX from your system

DFX is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Power Technology. Additional info about Power Technology can be read here. You can get more details related to DFX at . Usually the DFX application is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\DFX directory, depending on the user's option during install. C:\Program Files (x86)\DFX\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall DFX. DFX's main file takes around 1.21 MB (1270064 bytes) and is called DFX.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in DFX. They take 2.96 MB (3108807 bytes) on disk.

  • DFX.exe (1.21 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (116.51 KB)
  • CABARC.EXE (112.00 KB)
  • dfxItunesSong.exe (163.46 KB)
  • DfxSetupDrv.exe (154.96 KB)
  • DfxSharedApp32.exe (127.46 KB)
  • DfxSharedApp64.exe (128.46 KB)
  • powertech_sm.exe (428.47 KB)
  • record_date.exe (55.46 KB)
  • record_email.exe (131.47 KB)
  • registryCleanUsers.exe (55.47 KB)
  • ptdevcon32.exe (153.96 KB)
  • ptdevcon64.exe (167.96 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 11.306.0.0 of DFX. You can find here a few links to other DFX versions:

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DFX has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\DFX

The files below remain on your disk by DFX when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\DFX.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\CABARC.EXE
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\DfxSharedApp32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\nde.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\powertech_sm.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\record_date.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\record_email.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Apps\registryCleanUsers.exe
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Dlls\dfxForWmp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Dlls\dfxForWmpHelp.HLP
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Dlls\dfxForWmpUI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Help\DFX Manual.chm
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Icons\dfx.ico
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Icons\Help_16_16.ico
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\1.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\10.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\11.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\12.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\13.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\14.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\15.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\16.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\17.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\18.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\19.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\2.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\20.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\21.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\22.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\23.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\24.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\25.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\26.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\27.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\28.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\29.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\3.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\30.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\31.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\32.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\33.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\34.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\35.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\36.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\37.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\38.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\39.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\4.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\5.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\6.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\7.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\8.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Presets\Factsoft\9.fac
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_bullets.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_continue.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_logo.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_purchase.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_register.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\hover_website.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\splash_main.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\Splash\splash_skin_definition.txt
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\WMP\Properties\Skins\standard\main.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\WMP\Properties\Skins\standard\power_off.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\DFX\Universal\WMP\Properties\Skins\standard\skin_definition.txt

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DFX

How to erase DFX from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

DFX is a program offered by Power Technology. Sometimes, people choose to erase this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY procedure to erase DFX 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate DFX or simply click the Search feature and type in "DFX". The DFX app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select DFX in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding DFX, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for DFX:

  • The web site of the application is: http://www.fxsound.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\DFX\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove DFX.
Uninstall DFX

8. After removing DFX, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong DFX which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling DFX with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove DFX by Power Technology from your computer, nor are we saying that DFX by Power Technology is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove DFX in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-27 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-26 22:45:31.760