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How to uninstall Aspera Connect from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Aspera Connect for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Aspera, Inc.. Check out here for more information on Aspera, Inc.. Click on to get more facts about Aspera Connect on Aspera, Inc.'s website. Aspera Connect is frequently installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Programs\Aspera\Aspera Connect directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. The full uninstall command line for Aspera Connect is msiexec.exe /i {CA795931-8C37-4C76-9161-969DBF8C582A}. asperaconnect.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 1.58 MB (1658688 bytes) on disk.

Aspera Connect contains of the executables below. They occupy 5.28 MB (5534656 bytes) on disk.

  • ascp.exe (3.33 MB)
  • asperaconnect.exe (1.58 MB)
  • asperacrypt.exe (377.81 KB)

The current page applies to Aspera Connect version alone. If you are manually uninstalling Aspera Connect we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\Virtualized\C\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Programs\Aspera\Aspera Connect

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Aspera Connect
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect\var\log\aspera-connect.0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect\var\log\aspera-connect.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect\var\log\aspera-scp-transfer.0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Aspera\Aspera Connect\var\log\aspera-scp-transfer.1.log

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aspera-env
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{E3711290-C6A6-4E97-8E54-5DEDB6B78A04}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Aspera\Aspera Connect
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Aspera Connect

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ascrypt.AsperaSecurityEnvelope\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ascrypt.AsperaSecurityEnvelope\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{04A9E854-6F47-4F37-8A10-F896717F0329}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{AD17B774-7F87-4141-BB9C-2AEE3841DC4E}\InprocServer32\

A way to delete Aspera Connect from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Aspera Connect is an application by the software company Aspera, Inc.. Frequently, people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY approach to erase Aspera Connect 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


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

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Aspera Connect or simply activate the Search field and type in "Aspera Connect". The Aspera Connect program will be found very quickly. When you click Aspera Connect in the list of apps, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Aspera Connect, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Aspera Connect

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: msiexec.exe /i {CA795931-8C37-4C76-9161-969DBF8C582A}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Aspera Connect
Uninstall Aspera Connect

8. After uninstalling Aspera Connect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Aspera Connect which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Aspera Connect with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Aspera Connect by Aspera, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Aspera Connect by Aspera, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Aspera Connect supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-04-10 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-04-10 07:33:07.183