PCKeeper PCKeeper

A guide to uninstall PCKeeper from your system

PCKeeper is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Essentware. More information on Essentware can be found here. The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\Essentware\PCKeeper folder. Take into account that this location can vary being determined by the user's choice. MsiExec.exe /X{CEBDFC14-2F5E-454E-9C33-2AC82918F89F} is the full command line if you want to uninstall PCKeeper. PCKeeper.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 487.03 KB (498720 bytes) on disk.

PCKeeper contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.91 MB (2004384 bytes) on disk.

  • AppRemFolder.exe (74.19 KB)
  • CrashReportSender.exe (20.69 KB)
  • DrvInstaller.exe (87.69 KB)
  • Elevator.exe (14.19 KB)
  • OcfElevator.exe (134.69 KB)
  • OneClickFixService.exe (885.69 KB)
  • PCKeeper.exe (487.03 KB)
  • PCKeeperService.exe (157.56 KB)
  • PCKElevatedHost.exe (95.69 KB)
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The current page applies to PCKeeper version 2.2.2156 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of PCKeeper:

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PCKeeper has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Essentware\PCKeeper
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\92D7A4A59857B72468CBC8132387FB98
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{E44BBEE3-3F83-4670-9E2E-EE0556442287}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeper2Service

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\92D7A4A59857B72468CBC8132387FB98\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BEFE7FDE533DD6B4B9A7EB3EC9E22F7A\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKAVService\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeper2Service\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeper2Service\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeper2Service\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeperOcfService\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeperOcfService\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PCKeeperOcfService\ImagePath

A way to uninstall PCKeeper using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PCKeeper is an application offered by Essentware. Sometimes, computer users try to remove this program. This is troublesome because doing this by hand takes some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY practice to remove PCKeeper 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate PCKeeper or simply activate the Search field and type in "PCKeeper". The PCKeeper program will be found automatically. After you select PCKeeper in the list of programs, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about PCKeeper, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove PCKeeper.
Uninstall PCKeeper

8. After uninstalling PCKeeper, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong PCKeeper which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing PCKeeper with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall PCKeeper by Essentware from your computer, we are not saying that PCKeeper by Essentware is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall PCKeeper in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 14:34:59.420