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How to uninstall SDFormatter from your system

SDFormatter is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by SD Association. Check out here for more information on SD Association. You can read more about on SDFormatter at . The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for SDFormatter is MsiExec.exe /X{179324FF-7B16-4BA8-9836-055CAAEE4F08}. SDFormatter's primary file takes around 1.10 MB (1148832 bytes) and is called SDFormatter.exe.

The executable files below are installed beside SDFormatter. They take about 1.10 MB (1148832 bytes) on disk.

  • SDFormatter.exe (1.10 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 4.0.0 of SDFormatter. You can find below a few links to other SDFormatter releases:

Quite a few files, folders and registry entries will not be uninstalled when you want to remove SDFormatter from your computer.

The files below were left behind on your disk by SDFormatter's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{179324FF-7B16-4BA8-9836-055CAAEE4F08}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FF42397161B78AB4896350C5AAEEF480
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{179324FF-7B16-4BA8-9836-055CAAEE4F08}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\FF42397161B78AB4896350C5AAEEF480\SDFormatter_Files
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FF42397161B78AB4896350C5AAEEF480\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{179324FF-7B16-4BA8-9836-055CAAEE4F08}\

How to remove SDFormatter with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SDFormatter is a program by SD Association. Frequently, users decide to uninstall this application. This can be easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some know-how regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK procedure to uninstall SDFormatter is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about 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 potent uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find SDFormatter or simply activate the Search feature and type in "SDFormatter". If it exists on your system the SDFormatter program will be found automatically. When you select SDFormatter in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding SDFormatter, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for SDFormatter:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{179324FF-7B16-4BA8-9836-055CAAEE4F08}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall SDFormatter.
Uninstall SDFormatter

8. After uninstalling SDFormatter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong SDFormatter which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SDFormatter with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall SDFormatter by SD Association from your computer, we are not saying that SDFormatter by SD Association is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall SDFormatter supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 04:29:10.483