HP SmartPrint HP SmartPrint

A way to uninstall HP SmartPrint from your PC

HP SmartPrint is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by Hewlett-Packard. You can find out more on Hewlett-Packard or check for application updates here. You can get more details about HP SmartPrint at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\SmartPrint directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing HP SmartPrint is "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is titled HPQuickPrintLauncher.exe and its approximative size is 607.91 KB (622496 bytes).

HP SmartPrint is comprised of the following executables which occupy 1.61 MB (1683680 bytes) on disk:

  • BootStrap.exe (506.91 KB)
  • HPQuickPrintLauncher.exe (607.91 KB)
  • SmartPrintUpdate.exe (529.41 KB)

The current page applies to HP SmartPrint version 1.01.0000 only. Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall HP SmartPrint

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove HP SmartPrint
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\RBWHTDT4\HP-SmartPrint-1_0_1_0-ee3f11cb8c9f8a4449067a1be7d87b47-application[1].htm

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\ModifyPath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\ProductGuid
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\UninstallString

How to delete HP SmartPrint from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP SmartPrint is a program marketed by Hewlett-Packard. Frequently, users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because doing this by hand takes some experience regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY way to erase HP SmartPrint is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

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


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

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

5. A list of the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find HP SmartPrint or simply activate the Search feature and type in "HP SmartPrint". If it is installed on your PC the HP SmartPrint application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click HP SmartPrint in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding HP SmartPrint, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP SmartPrint

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.Hewlett-Packard.com
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CAF5658F-F3DE-4F19-80ED-D5B43FED1F89}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove HP SmartPrint
Uninstall HP SmartPrint

8. After removing HP SmartPrint, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of HP SmartPrint that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling HP SmartPrint with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove HP SmartPrint by Hewlett-Packard from your computer, we are not saying that HP SmartPrint by Hewlett-Packard is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove HP SmartPrint in case 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.

2015-03-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-24 00:58:09.537