Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 Catalyst Prepare 2016.1

How to uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 from your system

This web page is about Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Sony. More information about Sony can be read here. Further information about Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 can be found at . Usually the Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Sony\Catalyst Prepare folder, depending on the user's option during setup. Catalyst Prepare 2016.1's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{C972ACB0-FFD9-11E5-B129-5CF9DD6B5184}. Catalyst Prepare.exe is the Catalyst Prepare 2016.1's main executable file and it occupies about 12.49 MB (13095368 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in Catalyst Prepare 2016.1. They occupy 37.86 MB (39702816 bytes) on disk.

  • Catalyst Prepare.exe (12.49 MB)
  • CatalystRenderProcess.exe (25.09 MB)
  • crash_report_sender.exe (238.95 KB)
  • QtWebEngineProcess.exe (12.00 KB)
  • zipfolder.exe (42.45 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 2016.1.0.281 of Catalyst Prepare 2016.1. For other Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 versions please click below:

A way to remove Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 is an application by the software company Sony. Frequently, people want to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be efortful because deleting this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY way to uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features 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. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Catalyst Prepare 2016.1". If it is installed on your PC the Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 app will be found automatically. When you click Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Catalyst Prepare 2016.1, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Catalyst Prepare 2016.1:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{C972ACB0-FFD9-11E5-B129-5CF9DD6B5184}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1.
Uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1

8. After uninstalling Catalyst Prepare 2016.1, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 by Sony from your computer, we are not saying that Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 by Sony is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 02:11:14.110