TuneUp Utilities TuneUp Utilities

A guide to uninstall TuneUp Utilities from your system

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall TuneUp Utilities for Windows. It is developed by TuneUp Software. More data about TuneUp Software can be read here. You can read more about about TuneUp Utilities at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\TuneUp Utilities 2010 folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary depending on the user's preference. The entire uninstall command line for TuneUp Utilities is C:\Program Files\TuneUp Utilities 2010\TUInstallHelper.exe --Trigger-Uninstall. The program's main executable file has a size of 564.82 KB (578376 bytes) on disk and is called Integrator.exe.

The following executable files are contained in TuneUp Utilities. They occupy 11.93 MB (12504384 bytes) on disk.

  • DiskDoctor.exe (140.82 KB)
  • DiskExplorer.exe (425.32 KB)
  • DriveDefrag.exe (240.82 KB)
  • GainDiskSpace.exe (568.32 KB)
  • Integrator.exe (564.82 KB)
  • LiveOptimizer.exe (133.32 KB)
  • OneClick.exe (630.82 KB)
  • OneClickStarter.exe (338.82 KB)
  • PerformanceOptimizer.exe (533.82 KB)
  • PMLauncher.exe (30.32 KB)
  • ProcessManager.exe (354.32 KB)
  • RegistryCleaner.exe (303.82 KB)
  • RegistryDefrag.exe (141.32 KB)
  • RegistryDefragHelper.exe (15.32 KB)
  • RegistryEditor.exe (307.32 KB)
  • RegWiz.exe (102.82 KB)
  • RepairWizard.exe (152.32 KB)
  • Report.exe (139.82 KB)
  • RescueCenter.exe (169.82 KB)
  • ShortcutCleaner.exe (240.82 KB)
  • Shredder.exe (145.32 KB)
  • SilentUpdater.exe (1,021.32 KB)
  • StartUpManager.exe (302.82 KB)
  • StartupOptimizer.exe (450.82 KB)
  • SystemControl.exe (117.82 KB)
  • SystemInformation.exe (291.32 KB)
  • TUInstallHelper.exe (91.82 KB)
  • TUMessages.exe (96.82 KB)
  • TuneUpDefragService.exe (424.82 KB)
  • TuneUpSystemStatusCheck.exe (220.32 KB)
  • TuneUpUtilitiesApp32.exe (702.82 KB)
  • TuneUpUtilitiesService32.exe (1.00 MB)
  • TurboConfig.exe (110.82 KB)
  • TURegOpt32.exe (29.82 KB)
  • TUUUnInstallHelper.exe (54.32 KB)
  • tux64thk.exe (11.32 KB)
  • Undelete.exe (202.82 KB)
  • UninstallManager.exe (235.82 KB)
  • UpdateWizard.exe (212.82 KB)
  • WinStyler.exe (925.32 KB)
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This info is about TuneUp Utilities version 9.0.4100.36 only. Click on the links below for other TuneUp Utilities versions:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall TuneUp Utilities.

Folders left behind when you uninstall TuneUp Utilities:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\TuneUp Utilities 2014
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\TuneUp Software\TuneUp Utilities 2014
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TuneUp Software\TuneUp Utilities

The files below remain on your disk by TuneUp Utilities when you uninstall it:
  • C:\PROGRAM FILES\TUNEUP UTILITIES 2010\AppInitialization.bpl
  • C:\PROGRAM FILES\TUNEUP UTILITIES 2010\aprdlgs60.bpl
  • C:\PROGRAM FILES\TUNEUP UTILITIES 2010\authuitu-x86.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.tu2013code
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TuneUp.Utilities.2013.Unlock.Code
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TuneUp\Utilities
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\TuneUp\Utilities

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\TuneUp Utilities 2014\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\ProgramData\TuneUp Software\TuneUp Utilities 2010\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\ProgramData\TuneUp Software\TuneUp Utilities 2014\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\018647013AAD3BC41860311C4741396B\A374D8EF60F699F45B4FEB7DB2A230C8

A way to erase TuneUp Utilities from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TuneUp Utilities is a program released by the software company TuneUp Software. Frequently, people try to uninstall it. This is easier said than done because removing this manually requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to uninstall TuneUp Utilities is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find TuneUp Utilities or simply activate the Search feature and type in "TuneUp Utilities". If it exists on your system the TuneUp Utilities application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select TuneUp Utilities in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is available to you:

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

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.tune-up.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\TuneUp Utilities 2010\TUInstallHelper.exe --Trigger-Uninstall
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall TuneUp Utilities.
Uninstall TuneUp Utilities

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

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove TuneUp Utilities by TuneUp Software from your computer, we are not saying that TuneUp Utilities by TuneUp Software is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove TuneUp Utilities in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-08 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-08 12:23:46.097