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A way to uninstall PrivDog from your computer

This page is about PrivDog for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by More info about can be found here. Further information about PrivDog can be seen at . PrivDog is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. PrivDog's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\UninstallTrustedAds.exe. UninstallTrustedAds.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 317.27 KB (324880 bytes) on disk.

PrivDog is composed of the following executables which occupy 4.62 MB (4844472 bytes) on disk:

  • UninstallTrustedAds.exe (317.27 KB)
  • finalizesetup.exe (4.31 MB)

The current page applies to PrivDog version only. You can find below info on other versions of PrivDog: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling PrivDog we suggest you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall PrivDog:
  • C:\Program Files\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall PrivDog:
  • C:\Program Files\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\\finalizesetup.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\\magpie.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\\mfc100u.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\\msvcp100.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2B2B8941-29D3-4F81-BB1C-381AA74C0E0D}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{5E430C0F-FAD2-44C5-8A54-06BE9137D41B}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{7B4E12D9-4F19-4AC5-9D21-BC55A55E9105}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{E043C840-CD76-4F58-920D-DF37C1A404DD}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{05448FB9-0E86-455B-9C50-DC3562C02440}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{42F2CA19-AAA6-4CC1-99DA-AC4E0D89F508}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{5B06364D-FF00-4BD5-9D01-4379952513F2}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{8E0DF3C3-BA52-47F7-B601-307E5CB207EF}\InprocServer32\

How to remove PrivDog using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PrivDog is a program by Sometimes, users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK solution to uninstall PrivDog 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find PrivDog or simply activate the Search feature and type in "PrivDog". The PrivDog program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click PrivDog in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about PrivDog, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for PrivDog:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\AdTrustMedia\PrivDog\UninstallTrustedAds.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove PrivDog.
Uninstall PrivDog

8. After uninstalling PrivDog, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of PrivDog that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling PrivDog with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove PrivDog by from your PC, nor are we saying that PrivDog by is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove PrivDog in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-09-04 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-04 02:28:22.897