Synology Assistant (remove only) Synology Assistant (remove only)

A way to uninstall Synology Assistant (remove only) from your PC

Synology Assistant (remove only) is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files\Synology\Assistant folder. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's decision. DSAssistant.exe is the Synology Assistant (remove only)'s primary executable file and it occupies close to 4.67 MB (4897184 bytes) on disk.

Synology Assistant (remove only) installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 5.50 MB (5763940 bytes) on disk.

  • DSAssistant.exe (4.67 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (91.24 KB)
  • usbclient.exe (356.30 KB)
  • UsbClientService.exe (242.91 KB)
  • devcon.exe (80.00 KB)
  • devcon.exe (76.00 KB) to view all... Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Synology Assistant

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\program files (x86)\synology\assistant\dsassistant.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{0804E250-5A9E-42F7-9348-87F0540A0A2A}C:\program files (x86)\synology\assistant\dsassistant.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{64ABBDBE-4D8D-445C-B368-364B485E90DF}C:\program files (x86)\synology\assistant\dsassistant.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\UsbClientService\ImagePath

How to remove Synology Assistant (remove only) from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Frequently, users choose to erase this program. This can be troublesome because performing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK way to erase Synology Assistant (remove only) 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Synology Assistant (remove only) or simply click the Search feature and type in "Synology Assistant (remove only)". The Synology Assistant (remove only) program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Synology Assistant (remove only) in the list of applications, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Synology Assistant (remove only), ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Synology Assistant (remove only).
Uninstall Synology Assistant (remove only)

8. After uninstalling Synology Assistant (remove only), Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Synology Assistant (remove only) which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Synology Assistant (remove only) using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130