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A way to uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities from your PC

Port Forward Network Utilities is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by Portforward, LLC. Further information on Portforward, LLC can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on Port Forward Network Utilities on Portforward, LLC's page. The application is often placed in the C:\Program Files\Portforward\Port Forward Network Utilities directory (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Port Forward Network Utilities is MsiExec.exe /I{88B1D36C-7B70-4C48-8D2F-AAB956ECF4C3}. The application's main executable file occupies 419.94 KB (430016 bytes) on disk and is called PortForwardNetworkUtilities.exe.

The executable files below are part of Port Forward Network Utilities. They take about 2.83 MB (2968960 bytes) on disk.

  • PFConfig.exe (1.25 MB)
  • PFConfigHelper.exe (40.94 KB)
  • PFConfigLauncher.exe (192.94 KB)
  • PFPortChecker.exe (104.94 KB)
  • PFRouterDetector.exe (263.44 KB)
  • PFRSG.exe (272.44 KB)
  • PFStaticIP Setter.exe (40.94 KB)
  • PFStaticIP.exe (252.94 KB)
  • PortForwardNetworkUtilities.exe (419.94 KB)
  • PortForwardScreenshot.exe (33.94 KB)
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The current page applies to Port Forward Network Utilities version 2.0.9 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Port Forward Network Utilities:

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Several files, folders and registry entries will not be removed when you remove Port Forward Network Utilities from your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities from your computer:
  • C:\Users\UserName\Downloads

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{39D2C217-71C6-4869-9830-1F1A16A871DC}\Port Forward Network Utilities.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\Downloads\0690_Facts_on_Friction_M05650_03_22_47_00.ogv
  • C:\Users\UserName\Downloads\2014_Federal_1040.pdf
  • C:\Users\UserName\Downloads\20150824-018-v5i32.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Portforward|Port Forward Network Utilities|PFRouterDetector.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Portforward|Port Forward Network Utilities|PFRSG.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Portforward|Port Forward Network Utilities|PortForwardNetworkUtilities.exe

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Autoruns.Logfile.1\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Autoruns.Logfile.1\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\{7679170C-6B92-4CB6-8613-39363BE14304}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\{A2B0C04B-C63B-4792-8534-D15CE235E5B3}

How to uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Port Forward Network Utilities is a program offered by the software company Portforward, LLC. Frequently, users want to uninstall this application. This can be troublesome because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE practice to uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

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 programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Port Forward Network Utilities or simply click the Search feature and type in "Port Forward Network Utilities". The Port Forward Network Utilities program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Port Forward Network Utilities in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Port Forward Network Utilities, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Port Forward Network Utilities:

  • The software company is: http://portforward.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{88B1D36C-7B70-4C48-8D2F-AAB956ECF4C3}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities.
Uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities

8. After removing Port Forward Network Utilities, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Port Forward Network Utilities that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Port Forward Network Utilities using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities by Portforward, LLC from your PC, nor are we saying that Port Forward Network Utilities by Portforward, LLC is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Port Forward Network Utilities supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 05:37:43.350