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How to uninstall Gateway Updater from your computer

You can find below details on how to uninstall Gateway Updater for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Gateway Incorporated. Further information on Gateway Incorporated can be seen here. More info about the app Gateway Updater can be found at . Gateway Updater is normally set up in the C:\Program Files\Gateway\Gateway Updater folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. The full command line for removing Gateway Updater is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for administrator rights. UpdaterService.exe is the Gateway Updater's primary executable file and it occupies close to 249.39 KB (255376 bytes) on disk.

Gateway Updater is composed of the following executables which occupy 3.59 MB (3766032 bytes) on disk:

  • ALU.exe (2.23 MB)
  • ALUTaskScheduler.exe (321.39 KB)
  • ALU_Notify.exe (573.38 KB)
  • SD.exe (229.37 KB)
  • UALU.exe (21.87 KB)
  • UpdaterService.exe (249.39 KB) to view all...

This data is about Gateway Updater version 1.02.3502 alone. You can find below a few links to other Gateway Updater releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Gateway Updater we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Gateway\Gateway Updater

The files below were left behind on your disk by Gateway Updater when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Gateway\Gateway Updater\ALU.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\ModifyPath

A way to erase Gateway Updater from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Gateway Updater is an application offered by the software company Gateway Incorporated. Some people choose to erase this application. This can be hard because deleting this by hand requires some know-how regarding PCs. The best EASY procedure to erase Gateway Updater 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows system.


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

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Gateway Updater or simply click the Search feature and type in "Gateway Updater". If it is installed on your PC the Gateway Updater application will be found very quickly. When you select Gateway Updater in the list of applications, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Gateway Updater, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Gateway Updater:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{EE171732-BEB4-4576-887D-CB62727F01CA}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Gateway Updater.
Uninstall Gateway Updater

8. After removing Gateway Updater, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Gateway Updater which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Gateway Updater using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Gateway Updater by Gateway Incorporated from your PC, nor are we saying that Gateway Updater by Gateway Incorporated is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Gateway Updater supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-26 00:30:10.970