Application HP Setup

A guide to uninstall HP Setup from your computer

HP Setup is a Windows application. Read more about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Hewlett-Packard Company. More info about Hewlett-Packard Company can be read here. You can see more info about HP Setup at . The application is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP Setup folder. Take into account that this path can differ being determined by the user's decision. You can remove HP Setup by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{D35B72B6-F0E4-462B-BDEB-E08032B3B681}. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named hptcs.exe and occupies 9.19 MB (9635384 bytes).

HP Setup contains of the executables below. They occupy 10.46 MB (10966504 bytes) on disk.

  • ContentDownloader.exe (52.00 KB)
  • HPHTMLGen.exe (37.55 KB)
  • HPSUSettings.exe (21.55 KB)
  • hptcs.exe (9.19 MB)
  • HPTCS.vshost.exe (14.50 KB)
  • PreloadScreen.exe (10.00 KB)
  • RegDataEncrypter.exe (17.05 KB)
  • RemEngine.exe (37.55 KB)
  • RunOnceHPTCS.exe (10.55 KB)
  • SetACL.exe (257.55 KB)
  • SplashPro.exe (69.55 KB)
  • symhpe.exe (744.43 KB)
  • TCSTouchPoints.exe (15.55 KB)
  • VCWMerge.exe (12.05 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 8.7.4747.3786 of HP Setup. For more HP Setup versions please click below: to view all...

How to uninstall HP Setup from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Setup is an application by Hewlett-Packard Company. Frequently, users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK way to uninstall HP Setup is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Click on 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. Navigate the list of applications until you locate HP Setup or simply activate the Search feature and type in "HP Setup". If it is installed on your PC the HP Setup application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select HP Setup in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about HP Setup, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP Setup:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{D35B72B6-F0E4-462B-BDEB-E08032B3B681}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove HP Setup.
Uninstall HP Setup

8. After uninstalling HP Setup, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong HP Setup which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing HP Setup using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove HP Setup by Hewlett-Packard Company from your computer, nor are we saying that HP Setup by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove HP Setup in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:59:25.067