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A guide to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer from your PC

This page is about Dual-Core Optimizer for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was created by AMD. You can read more on AMD or check for application updates here. More details about Dual-Core Optimizer can be seen at . Dual-Core Optimizer is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. The full command line for removing Dual-Core Optimizer is MsiExec.exe /X{FF3D660E-E5CC-47FD-8050-1B4DE3BA81A9}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is called amd_dc_opt.exe and its approximative size is 76.00 KB (77824 bytes).

Dual-Core Optimizer is composed of the following executables which occupy 76.00 KB (77824 bytes) on disk:

  • amd_dc_opt.exe (76.00 KB)

The current web page applies to Dual-Core Optimizer version only. You can find below info on other releases of Dual-Core Optimizer:

If you are manually uninstalling Dual-Core Optimizer we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\amd_dc_opt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\license.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\readme.rtf

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{FF3D660E-E5CC-47FD-8050-1B4DE3BA81A9}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\system32\config\systemprofile\Application Data\Microsoft\Installer\{FF3D660E-E5CC-47FD-8050-1B4DE3BA81A9}\

How to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Dual-Core Optimizer is an application released by the software company AMD. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this program. This can be hard because removing this manually requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY practice to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Dual-Core Optimizer or simply click the Search field and type in "Dual-Core Optimizer". The Dual-Core Optimizer application will be found very quickly. When you click Dual-Core Optimizer in the list , the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Dual-Core Optimizer, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Dual-Core Optimizer:

  • The software company is: http://www.amd.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{FF3D660E-E5CC-47FD-8050-1B4DE3BA81A9}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer.
Uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer

8. After uninstalling Dual-Core Optimizer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Dual-Core Optimizer which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Dual-Core Optimizer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer by AMD from your computer, we are not saying that Dual-Core Optimizer by AMD is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer supposing you decide this is what you want to do. 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.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 09:01:31.710