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A way to uninstall smartmontools from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall smartmontools for Windows. It was coded for Windows by More information on can be found here. You can read more about on smartmontools at . smartmontools is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\smartmontools folder, subject to the user's decision. smartmontools's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\smartmontools\uninst-smartmontools.exe. smartmontools's main file takes about 57.87 KB (59259 bytes) and its name is uninst-smartmontools.exe.

smartmontools contains of the executables below. They take 2.15 MB (2254351 bytes) on disk.

  • uninst-smartmontools.exe (57.87 KB)
  • runcmdu.exe (15.50 KB)
  • smartctl-nc.exe (682.00 KB)
  • smartctl.exe (682.00 KB)
  • smartd.exe (637.50 KB)
  • update-smart-drivedb.exe (94.64 KB)
  • wtssendmsg.exe (16.50 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to smartmontools version 6.32014072639766.31 alone. Click on the links below for other smartmontools versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall smartmontools.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\smartmontools
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\smartmontools

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\smartmontools\bin\drivedb.h
  • C:\Program Files\smartmontools\bin\runcmdu.exe
  • C:\Program Files\smartmontools\bin\smartctl.exe
  • C:\Program Files\smartmontools\bin\smartctl-nc.exe

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\smartmontools
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\smartmontools

Supplementary values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\smartmontools\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\smartmontools\HelpLink
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\smartmontools\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\smartmontools\Publisher

A way to erase smartmontools from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

smartmontools is a program released by Sometimes, users try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because uninstalling this by hand requires some know-how regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE approach to uninstall smartmontools 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Start 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 package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

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

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding smartmontools, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for smartmontools:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\smartmontools\uninst-smartmontools.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove smartmontools.
Uninstall smartmontools

8. After uninstalling smartmontools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of smartmontools that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing smartmontools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall smartmontools by from your computer, nor are we saying that smartmontools by is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall smartmontools in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-03 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-03 08:48:20.547