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How to uninstall WD Drive Utilities from your computer

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove WD Drive Utilities for Windows. It is written by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. More data about Western Digital Technologies, Inc. can be read here. Please open if you want to read more on WD Drive Utilities on Western Digital Technologies, Inc.'s page. Usually the WD Drive Utilities program is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Western Digital\WD Utilities folder, depending on the user's option during install. WD Drive Utilities's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{C093AD5D-29E9-4777-AAAC-28C02FCC2A51}. WDDriveUtilities.exe is the WD Drive Utilities's main executable file and it occupies close to 306.88 KB (314240 bytes) on disk.

WD Drive Utilities installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 4.76 MB (4989176 bytes) on disk.

  • WD Quick Formatter.exe (4.46 MB)
  • WDDriveUtilities.exe (306.88 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of WD Drive Utilities. For other WD Drive Utilities versions please click below:

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When planning to uninstall WD Drive Utilities you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C093AD5D-29E9-4777-AAAC-28C02FCC2A51}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{C093AD5D-29E9-4777-AAAC-28C02FCC2A51}\

How to erase WD Drive Utilities with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WD Drive Utilities is an application offered by the software company Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Sometimes, people try to remove this program. This is efortful because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK manner to remove WD Drive 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find WD Drive Utilities or simply activate the Search field and type in "WD Drive Utilities". If it exists on your system the WD Drive Utilities program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select WD Drive Utilities in the list of apps, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about WD Drive Utilities, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for WD Drive Utilities:

  • The web site of the program is: http://support.wdc.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{C093AD5D-29E9-4777-AAAC-28C02FCC2A51}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove WD Drive Utilities.
Uninstall WD Drive Utilities

8. After uninstalling WD Drive Utilities, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of WD Drive Utilities that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing WD Drive Utilities with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove WD Drive Utilities by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that WD Drive Utilities by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove WD Drive Utilities supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 13:01:53.943