Trend Micro SafeSync Trend Micro SafeSync

A guide to uninstall Trend Micro SafeSync from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove Trend Micro SafeSync for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Trend Micro. More info about Trend Micro can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on Trend Micro SafeSync on Trend Micro's web page. Trend Micro SafeSync is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync folder, subject to the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for Trend Micro SafeSync is C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\unins000.exe. HrfsClient.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 1.99 MB (2083640 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of Trend Micro SafeSync. They occupy an average of 15.43 MB (16182264 bytes) on disk.

  • HrfsClient.exe (1.99 MB)
  • hrfscore.exe (7.54 MB)
  • InstallerWebUI.exe (982.80 KB)
  • ProtectedIECookiesFinder.exe (183.89 KB)
  • RecycleFile.exe (56.80 KB)
  • SSOEMAgent.exe (1.14 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.66 MB)
  • 7z.exe (160.00 KB)
  • DiagnosticTool.exe (1.75 MB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Trend Micro SafeSync version only. You can find below info on other versions of Trend Micro SafeSync: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Trend Micro SafeSync we recommend you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Trend Micro SafeSync:
  • C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\hrfscore.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\HrfsShellExtension.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\HrfsShellExtension32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\librsync.dll

A way to remove Trend Micro SafeSync from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Trend Micro SafeSync is an application marketed by the software company Trend Micro. Frequently, people choose to remove this application. This can be difficult because removing this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY way to remove Trend Micro SafeSync 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 all around utility to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Trend Micro SafeSync or simply click the Search feature and type in "Trend Micro SafeSync". If it exists on your system the Trend Micro SafeSync application will be found automatically. After you select Trend Micro SafeSync in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Trend Micro SafeSync, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Trend Micro SafeSync:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Trend Micro SafeSync\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Trend Micro SafeSync.
Uninstall Trend Micro SafeSync

8. After removing Trend Micro SafeSync, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Trend Micro SafeSync that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Trend Micro SafeSync using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Trend Micro SafeSync by Trend Micro from your PC, we are not saying that Trend Micro SafeSync by Trend Micro is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Trend Micro SafeSync supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 22:00:24.117