CapsHook CapsHook

A guide to uninstall CapsHook from your system

CapsHook is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by AsusTek Computer. Check out here for more info on AsusTek Computer. Click on to get more details about CapsHook on AsusTek Computer's website. Usually the CapsHook program is installed in the C:\Program Files\ASUS folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full uninstall command line for CapsHook is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4B5092B6-F231-4D18-83BC-2618B729CA45}\setup.exe. The program's main executable file is titled CapsHook.exe and occupies 434.91 KB (445344 bytes).

The following executable files are contained in CapsHook. They take 48.68 MB (51039498 bytes) on disk.

  • aprp.exe (3.18 MB)
  • MediaController.exe (131.66 KB)
  • SCamera_uninstall.exe (11.17 KB)
  • sim soft lock.exe (16.67 KB)
  • SmartCamera.exe (1.80 MB)
  • Asus Vibe.exe (536.17 KB)
  • ASUS WebStorage.exe (25.33 KB)
  • uninst.exe (246.46 KB)
  • ASUSWSBackup.exe (1.58 MB)
  • ASUSWSBookmarkSyncer.exe (881.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSCalendar.exe (645.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSCalendar_O.exe (689.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSdrive.exe (809.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSGoToWeb.exe (793.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSMobileApp.exe (737.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSMySyncFolder.exe (1.43 MB)
  • AsusWSPanel.exe (719.83 KB)
  • AsusWSService.exe (1.18 MB)
  • AsusWSUpdater.exe (85.33 KB)
  • ChangeIcon.exe (28.00 KB)
  • gacutil.exe (88.50 KB)
  • InstallAction.exe (329.33 KB)
  • install_flash_player_ax.exe (2.70 MB)
  • RegisterExtension.exe (20.00 KB)
  • RegisterExtension_x64.exe (16.00 KB)
  • RestartExplorer.exe (6.50 KB)
  • AsusScreensaver.exe (778.42 KB)
  • FlashEPC.exe (114.63 KB)
  • Update.exe (3.10 MB)
  • WinFlash.exe (1.95 MB)
  • AsusVibe2.0.exe (901.67 KB)
  • AsusVibeCheckUpdate.exe (19.17 KB)
  • AsusVibeLauncher.exe (1.87 MB)
  • AsusVibeLiveUpdate.exe (20.17 KB)
  • dotNetFX35setup.exe (2.82 MB)
  • dotNetFx40_Full_setup.exe (866.39 KB)
  • unins000.exe (699.96 KB)
  • uninst.exe (160.12 KB)
  • UninstallV1.exe (206.17 KB)
  • CapsHook.exe (434.91 KB)
  • Eee Docking.exe (407.67 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.11 MB)
  • FontResizer.exe (1.01 MB)
  • AsusSender.exe (33.91 KB)
  • AsusService.exe (219.41 KB)
  • HotKeyMon.exe (99.41 KB)
  • HotkeyService.exe (1.20 MB)
  • AsInsInit.exe (58.63 KB)
  • AsInstSrv.exe (54.63 KB)
  • GadgetController.exe (1.61 MB)
  • InsOnSrv.exe (90.63 KB)
  • InsOnWMI.exe (98.63 KB)
  • InstantOnSetter.exe (128.63 KB)
  • ResumeInstantOn.exe (114.13 KB)
  • Welcome.exe (514.63 KB)
  • AsIoUnins.exe (114.63 KB)
  • EeeStorageCommander.exe (85.43 KB)
  • Help.exe (73.40 KB)
  • LiveUpdate.exe (1.04 MB)
  • UpdateSelf.exe (361.98 KB)
  • AsUpIoIns.exe (109.41 KB)
  • UpdateHotfixWithReboot.exe (100.50 KB)
  • USBCharge+_1.0.0.23.exe (7.32 MB)
  • SuperHybridEngine.exe (416.43 KB) to view all...

This info is about CapsHook version alone. You can find below info on other releases of CapsHook:

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

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\Asus
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ASUS\CapsHook

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall CapsHook:
  • C:\Program Files\Asus\APRP\aprp.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Asus\APRP\langs.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Asus\APRP\smbinfo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Asus\ASUS WebStorage\\AsusWSShellExt.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\AsusTek Computer\CapsHook
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{4B5092B6-F231-4D18-83BC-2618B729CA45}

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\ASUS\FontResizer\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ASUS\LiveUpdate\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0129BD4AF6F5B3E49864FBC975CE0219\1B3A5E831FDA0E7408426713A003BE63
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\03BE91FA78EA8BD4FBC3879997DBC794\1B3A5E831FDA0E7408426713A003BE63

A way to uninstall CapsHook from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CapsHook is a program marketed by AsusTek Computer. Sometimes, users choose to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this by hand requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY solution to erase CapsHook 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate CapsHook or simply activate the Search feature and type in "CapsHook". If it is installed on your PC the CapsHook program will be found automatically. After you click CapsHook in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding CapsHook, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for CapsHook:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4B5092B6-F231-4D18-83BC-2618B729CA45}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove CapsHook.
Uninstall CapsHook

8. After removing CapsHook, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of CapsHook that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing CapsHook with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall CapsHook by AsusTek Computer from your computer, nor are we saying that CapsHook by AsusTek Computer is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall CapsHook supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 23:57:14.430