Application HP Drive Encryption

A way to uninstall HP Drive Encryption from your PC

This info is about HP Drive Encryption for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by HP. Further information on HP can be found here. Click on to get more data about HP Drive Encryption on HP's website. The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Drive Encryption directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary being determined by the user's preference. The full command line for removing HP Drive Encryption is C:\WINDOWS\SysWOW64\msiexec.exe /i {02CF5908-757B-43F5-B253-15FE7CD9E62A}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is labeled SDEFITool_X64.exe and it has a size of 1.08 MB (1132544 bytes).

HP Drive Encryption installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 2.38 MB (2494976 bytes) on disk.

  • SDPEFilter.exe (236.50 KB)
  • SDPEFilter_X64.exe (896.50 KB)
  • WMPBR.exe (197.50 KB)
  • SDEFITool_X64.exe (1.08 MB)

This info is about HP Drive Encryption version alone. For other HP Drive Encryption versions please click below: to view all...

A way to delete HP Drive Encryption from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Drive Encryption is a program released by the software company HP. Some people decide to erase it. This is difficult because performing this manually requires some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK practice to erase HP Drive Encryption is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate HP Drive Encryption or simply activate the Search feature and type in "HP Drive Encryption". If it is installed on your PC the HP Drive Encryption app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select HP Drive Encryption in the list of apps, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about HP Drive Encryption, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for HP Drive Encryption:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\WINDOWS\SysWOW64\msiexec.exe /i {02CF5908-757B-43F5-B253-15FE7CD9E62A}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove HP Drive Encryption.
Uninstall HP Drive Encryption

8. After removing HP Drive Encryption, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of HP Drive Encryption that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP Drive Encryption using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall HP Drive Encryption by HP from your computer, nor are we saying that HP Drive Encryption by HP is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HP Drive Encryption 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.

2016-06-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 08:29:44.383