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A way to uninstall QuickConnect from your PC

QuickConnect is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. It is developed by Qwest. You can find out more on Qwest or check for application updates here. More data about the software QuickConnect can be found at . QuickConnect is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Qwest\QuickConnect folder, regulated by the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling QuickConnect is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{4998FF95-709A-430A-B104-92A009ABB848}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file occupies 767.88 KB (786312 bytes) on disk and is titled QuickConnectLaunch.exe.

The following executables are contained in QuickConnect. They occupy 1.44 MB (1505944 bytes) on disk.

  • detecthardware.exe (72.00 KB)
  • QuickConnect.exe (597.38 KB)
  • QuickConnectClientUpdater.exe (33.38 KB)
  • QuickConnectLaunch.exe (767.88 KB)

The current web page applies to QuickConnect version 3.8 alone. For more QuickConnect versions please click below:

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v2.0_32\UsageLogs\QuickConnect.exe.log

Many times the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\SQM\Apps\QuickConnect.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BCD4409D9F8F18A4B960CACAA1952B16
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\QuickConnect_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\QuickConnect_RASMANCS

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BCD4409D9F8F18A4B960CACAA1952B16\ProductName

How to remove QuickConnect from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickConnect is a program by the software company Qwest. Sometimes, users decide to remove this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this by hand requires some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE solution to remove QuickConnect is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

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

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about QuickConnect, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for QuickConnect:

  • The software company is: http://www.Qwest.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{4998FF95-709A-430A-B104-92A009ABB848}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall QuickConnect.
Uninstall QuickConnect

8. After uninstalling QuickConnect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong QuickConnect that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing QuickConnect using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove QuickConnect by Qwest from your computer, nor are we saying that QuickConnect by Qwest is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove QuickConnect in case 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-09-03 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-03 05:02:24.267