Application CA Secure Socket Adapter

A way to uninstall CA Secure Socket Adapter from your PC

This info is about CA Secure Socket Adapter for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by CA, Inc.. More information about CA, Inc. can be seen here. You can see more info related to CA Secure Socket Adapter at . The program is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\CA\SC\Csam\SockAdapter directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. The complete uninstall command line for CA Secure Socket Adapter is MsiExec.exe /I{25CCFBFE-BDE1-43F8-B078-C9AC89B21AF2}. casocktest.exe is the CA Secure Socket Adapter's primary executable file and it occupies about 25.32 KB (25928 bytes) on disk.

CA Secure Socket Adapter is composed of the following executables which take 392.92 KB (402352 bytes) on disk:

  • casocktest.exe (25.32 KB)
  • csamadapt.exe (65.32 KB)
  • csamconfigedit.exe (89.32 KB)
  • DSADependencyInstall.exe (19.82 KB)
  • CSAMPmux.exe (173.32 KB)

The current web page applies to CA Secure Socket Adapter version 2.2.7 only. You can find below info on other versions of CA Secure Socket Adapter: to view all...

How to remove CA Secure Socket Adapter with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CA Secure Socket Adapter is a program released by the software company CA, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users want to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK approach to erase CA Secure Socket Adapter 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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 applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate CA Secure Socket Adapter or simply click the Search feature and type in "CA Secure Socket Adapter". If it exists on your system the CA Secure Socket Adapter program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select CA Secure Socket Adapter in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding CA Secure Socket Adapter, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for CA Secure Socket Adapter:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{25CCFBFE-BDE1-43F8-B078-C9AC89B21AF2}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove CA Secure Socket Adapter.
Uninstall CA Secure Socket Adapter

8. After uninstalling CA Secure Socket Adapter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of CA Secure Socket Adapter that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing CA Secure Socket Adapter using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall CA Secure Socket Adapter by CA, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that CA Secure Socket Adapter by CA, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall CA Secure Socket Adapter in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-05 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-05 12:11:59.410