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A way to uninstall PHotkey from your system

This page is about PHotkey for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Pegatron Corporation. More information on Pegatron Corporation can be seen here. PHotkey is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{E50C224A-BBF2-428D-9DCF-DBF9DF85C40E}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly is the full command line if you want to remove PHotkey. PHotkey's primary file takes around 2.11 MB (2215936 bytes) and is called PHotkey.exe.

The following executable files are contained in PHotkey. They take 22.03 MB (23095424 bytes) on disk.

  • AppVisibilitySample.exe (58.00 KB)
  • askill.exe (218.51 KB)
  • AsLdrSrv.exe (102.51 KB)
  • AspScal.exe (334.51 KB)
  • AspScal64.exe (455.51 KB)
  • Atouch64.exe (438.51 KB)
  • GFNEXSrv.exe (156.50 KB)
  • GPMTray.exe (8.44 MB)
  • HCSynApi.exe (337.51 KB)
  • InstASLDRSrv.exe (102.51 KB)
  • MsgTranAgt.exe (114.51 KB)
  • MsgTranAgt64.exe (119.01 KB)
  • MyShellExec.exe (96.51 KB)
  • MyWiMax.exe (100.01 KB)
  • OutdoorContrast.exe (16.01 KB)
  • PGSmart.exe (102.00 KB)
  • PHotkey.exe (2.11 MB)
  • POsd.exe (3.31 MB)
  • PVDAgent.exe (466.50 KB)
  • PVDesktop.exe (540.00 KB)
  • TaskSwitcher.exe (537.01 KB)
  • ATKOSD.exe (3.66 MB)
  • BatteryLife.exe (90.51 KB)
  • PModeCfg.exe (218.51 KB) to view all...

This data is about PHotkey version 1.00.0086 alone. You can find below info on other versions of PHotkey: to view all...
Quite a few files, folders and registry data will not be removed when you want to remove PHotkey from your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey\acAuth.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey\AppVisibilitySample.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey\askill.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PHotkey\AsLdrSrv.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{0696353C-ED81-409E-A656-7FEC16129D8D}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{E6231051-76C2-45A9-B532-A9601D2F8BE8}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{E50C224A-BBF2-428D-9DCF-DBF9DF85C40E}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Pegatron Corporation\PHotkey

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{7672B117-A6E0-4F8A-9BD7-18E616E9B65D}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{77CBE649-E1FC-4715-A8BE-22D5935C05D2}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{8E1A3C5C-40D5-4840-B413-94517C5F7C32}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{C2631067-542F-4B53-90B5-B1F890DE54B4}\InprocServer32\

A way to erase PHotkey from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PHotkey is an application marketed by the software company Pegatron Corporation. Frequently, people choose to uninstall it. This is difficult because doing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK approach to uninstall PHotkey is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find PHotkey or simply click the Search field and type in "PHotkey". If it is installed on your PC the PHotkey application will be found very quickly. After you click PHotkey in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding PHotkey, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall PHotkey.
Uninstall PHotkey

8. After uninstalling PHotkey, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of PHotkey which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing PHotkey using 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 able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove PHotkey by Pegatron Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that PHotkey by Pegatron Corporation is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove PHotkey supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-13 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-13 15:20:39.223