Application HP File Sanitizer

A guide to uninstall HP File Sanitizer from your PC

This page is about HP File Sanitizer for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Hewlett-Packard Company. Go over here for more information on Hewlett-Packard Company. More details about the software HP File Sanitizer can be seen at . The application is usually placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\File Sanitizer directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for HP File Sanitizer is MsiExec.exe /I{6D6ADF03-B257-4EA5-BBC1-1D145AF8D514}. HP File Sanitizer's main file takes about 16.21 KB (16600 bytes) and is called HPFSCleanup.exe.

HP File Sanitizer is comprised of the following executables which occupy 17.19 MB (18026848 bytes) on disk:

  • coreshredder.exe (13.07 MB)
  • FSSetup64.exe (2.44 MB)
  • HPFSCleanup.exe (16.21 KB)
  • HPFSService.exe (1.67 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of HP File Sanitizer. You can find below info on other application versions of HP File Sanitizer: to view all...

A way to delete HP File Sanitizer from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP File Sanitizer is a program offered by the software company Hewlett-Packard Company. Some users decide to erase this program. This is efortful because deleting this manually requires some experience related to PCs. One of the best QUICK manner to erase HP File Sanitizer is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

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

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate HP File Sanitizer or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP File Sanitizer". The HP File Sanitizer app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click HP File Sanitizer in the list , the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about HP File Sanitizer, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP File Sanitizer:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{6D6ADF03-B257-4EA5-BBC1-1D145AF8D514}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove HP File Sanitizer.
Uninstall HP File Sanitizer

8. After uninstalling HP File Sanitizer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong HP File Sanitizer which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling HP File Sanitizer with 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 run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall HP File Sanitizer by Hewlett-Packard Company from your computer, nor are we saying that HP File Sanitizer by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HP File Sanitizer supposing 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' computers.

2016-08-15 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-15 18:30:43.993