TrackballWorks TrackballWorks

A guide to uninstall TrackballWorks from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove TrackballWorks for Windows. It was created for Windows by Kensington Computer Products Group. Further information on Kensington Computer Products Group can be found here. You can get more details on TrackballWorks at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks folder. Take into account that this location can differ being determined by the user's preference. TrackballWorks's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Uninstall.exe. The application's main executable file is named TbwHelper.exe and it has a size of 425.00 KB (435200 bytes).

TrackballWorks is comprised of the following executables which occupy 2.25 MB (2358144 bytes) on disk:

  • TbwHelper.exe (425.00 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (674.00 KB)
  • dpinst.exe (664.49 KB)
  • dpinst.exe (539.38 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.2 of TrackballWorks. Click on the links below for other TrackballWorks versions:

Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall TrackballWorks.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Kensington\TrackballWorks

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\amd64\dpinst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\amd64\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\amd64\tbwkern.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\amd64\tbwkern.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\amd64\wdfcoinstaller01009.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\i386\dpinst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\i386\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\i386\tbwkern.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\i386\tbwkern.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Drivers\i386\wdfcoinstaller01009.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\install.sss
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwHelper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwPanel.cpl
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_chs.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_cht.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_csy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_deu.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_esp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_fra.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_hun.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_ita.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_jpn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_kor.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_nld.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_plk.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_ptb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwResources_rus.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwSettings.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\125\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Kensington_TrackballWorks_TbwPanel_cpl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\125\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Kensington_TrackballWorks_Uninstall_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\BNZ.5b07611d2ef0bde3\TrackballWorks-Windows-v1.3.1.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Kensington\TrackballWorks\TbwSettings.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\TrackballWorks.lnk

Many times the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Kensington\TrackballWorks
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{51ADFD15-6B63-4F8E-8076-F4E31FFEE32A}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3592918868-21641088-4292647757-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Uninstall.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3592918868-21641088-4292647757-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\BNZ.5b07611d2ef0bde3\TrackballWorks-Windows-v1.3.1.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\tbwkern\DisplayName

How to uninstall TrackballWorks from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TrackballWorks is a program marketed by Kensington Computer Products Group. Frequently, users try to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this manually requires some skill related to PCs. One of the best QUICK action to remove TrackballWorks 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 potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find TrackballWorks or simply click the Search feature and type in "TrackballWorks". If it is installed on your PC the TrackballWorks program will be found very quickly. After you click TrackballWorks in the list of apps, the following information about the program is available to you:

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

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Kensington\TrackballWorks\Uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall TrackballWorks.
Uninstall TrackballWorks

8. After removing TrackballWorks, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of TrackballWorks that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing TrackballWorks using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall TrackballWorks by Kensington Computer Products Group from your computer, nor are we saying that TrackballWorks by Kensington Computer Products Group is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall TrackballWorks in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-22 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 16:29:41.400