Application HP Software Framework

How to uninstall HP Software Framework from your computer

HP Software Framework is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It is developed by Hewlett-Packard Company. You can find out more on Hewlett-Packard Company or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on HP Software Framework on Hewlett-Packard Company's web page. The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling HP Software Framework is MsiExec.exe /X{28FE073B-1230-4BF6-830C-7434FD0C0069}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. CaslVer.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 43.05 KB (44088 bytes) on disk.

HP Software Framework is comprised of the following executables which take 43.05 KB (44088 bytes) on disk:

  • CaslVer.exe (43.05 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of HP Software Framework. You can find below a few links to other HP Software Framework releases: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall HP Software Framework:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HP Support Framework
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Hewlett-Packard\HP Support Framework

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall HP Software Framework:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework\CaslVer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HP Support Framework\HPSF_Config1.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Hewlett-Packard\HP Support Framework\cee\35213907.xml
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{AF6EB833-D48A-49AC-9394-4C57489FDFF2}\app_1.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\338BE6FAA84DCA943949C47584F9FD2F
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AF6EB833-D48A-49AC-9394-4C57489FDFF2}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\338BE6FAA84DCA943949C47584F9FD2F\ProductName

A way to uninstall HP Software Framework using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Software Framework is a program offered by Hewlett-Packard Company. Sometimes, computer users choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be difficult because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to uninstall HP Software Framework 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find HP Software Framework or simply click the Search field and type in "HP Software Framework". The HP Software Framework program will be found automatically. After you click HP Software Framework in the list of apps, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about HP Software Framework, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for HP Software Framework:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{28FE073B-1230-4BF6-830C-7434FD0C0069}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove HP Software Framework.
Uninstall HP Software Framework

8. After removing HP Software Framework, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of HP Software Framework which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing HP Software Framework with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall HP Software Framework by Hewlett-Packard Company from your PC, nor are we saying that HP Software Framework by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HP Software Framework in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 18:21:42.910