HP Setup Manager HP Setup Manager

A way to uninstall HP Setup Manager from your PC

HP Setup Manager is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Hewlett-Packard Company. You can read more on Hewlett-Packard Company or check for application updates here. HP Setup Manager is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\Setup Manager directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the program. You can remove HP Setup Manager by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{AE856388-AFAD-4753-81DF-D96B19D0A17C}. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. hpDST.exe is the HP Setup Manager's primary executable file and it takes about 912.05 KB (933944 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in HP Setup Manager. They take 1.84 MB (1933648 bytes) on disk.

  • hpDST.exe (912.05 KB)
  • hpDST.vshost.exe (11.05 KB)
  • RunOnceDST.exe (13.05 KB)
  • Toaster.exe (27.55 KB)
  • TouchPointWrapper.exe (12.55 KB)
  • hpDST.exe (912.05 KB)
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This info is about HP Setup Manager version 1.1.13880.3792 only. For more HP Setup Manager versions please click below:

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If you're planning to uninstall HP Setup Manager you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{AE856388-AFAD-4753-81DF-D96B19D0A17C}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AE856388-AFAD-4753-81DF-D96B19D0A17C}

How to delete HP Setup Manager from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Setup Manager is an application by Hewlett-Packard Company. Some computer users decide to uninstall it. This is efortful because removing this manually takes some experience regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE action to uninstall HP Setup Manager 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 an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find HP Setup Manager or simply click the Search field and type in "HP Setup Manager". If it exists on your system the HP Setup Manager app will be found automatically. After you select HP Setup Manager in the list , the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding HP Setup Manager, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove HP Setup Manager.
Uninstall HP Setup Manager

8. After removing HP Setup Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of HP Setup Manager which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing HP Setup Manager using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


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 recommendation to uninstall HP Setup Manager by Hewlett-Packard Company from your PC, nor are we saying that HP Setup Manager by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HP Setup Manager in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 14:56:47.290