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How to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Lenovo Active Protection System for Windows. It is produced by Lenovo. Take a look here where you can get more info on Lenovo. Click on to get more details about Lenovo Active Protection System on Lenovo's website. Lenovo Active Protection System is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Active Protection System directory, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. Lenovo Active Protection System's complete uninstall command line is "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B9CE8032-ABBD-49E2-8554-8924599BE4BC}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. Lenovo Active Protection System's primary file takes about 79.50 KB (81408 bytes) and is called devcon.exe.

The executable files below are part of Lenovo Active Protection System. They occupy about 79.50 KB (81408 bytes) on disk.

  • devcon.exe (79.50 KB)

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A way to delete Lenovo Active Protection System with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lenovo Active Protection System is an application marketed by the software company Lenovo. Sometimes, computer users want to erase it. This is easier said than done because removing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK action to erase Lenovo Active Protection System 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your computer.


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

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Lenovo Active Protection System or simply click the Search field and type in "Lenovo Active Protection System". The Lenovo Active Protection System program will be found very quickly. When you click Lenovo Active Protection System in the list of programs, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Lenovo Active Protection System, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Lenovo Active Protection System:

  • The publisher is: http://www.Lenovo.com
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B9CE8032-ABBD-49E2-8554-8924599BE4BC}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Lenovo Active Protection System.
Uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System

8. After removing Lenovo Active Protection System, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Lenovo Active Protection System that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Lenovo Active Protection System with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your 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)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System by Lenovo from your computer, nor are we saying that Lenovo Active Protection System by Lenovo is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-03-07 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-07 05:32:05.617