Connect Connect

A way to uninstall Connect from your system

Connect is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was created by YTL Communications. You can find out more on YTL Communications or check for application updates here. Click on to get more info about Connect on YTL Communications's website. Connect is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect folder, regulated by the user's choice. You can uninstall Connect by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\setup.exe. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. Connect.exe is the Connect's main executable file and it takes circa 5.26 MB (5517864 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed together with Connect. They take about 26.12 MB (27383952 bytes) on disk.

  • 2005_vcredist_x86.exe (2.62 MB)
  • 2008_vcredist_x86.exe (4.08 MB)
  • 2012_vcredist_x64.exe (6.86 MB)
  • 2012_vcredist_x86.exe (6.26 MB)
  • Connect.exe (5.26 MB)
  • connect_sdlmgr.exe (367.50 KB)
  • drvInstDLLTester.exe (18.50 KB)
  • FtUninst.exe (114.00 KB)
  • GCTWiMaxServiceD.exe (556.12 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Connect. You can find below info on other releases of Connect: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Connect we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yes\Connect

The files below remain on your disk by Connect when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect\2012_vcredist_x64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect\2012_vcredist_x86.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect\config.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Yes\Connect\Connect.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ASUS|ASUS Instant Connect|IC_Link_Common.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ASUS|ASUS Instant Connect|IC_RegistryWriter.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ASUS|ASUS Instant Connect|Instant Connect Installer.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ASUS|ASUS Instant Connect|Instant Connect.exe

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\ModifyPath

A way to delete Connect from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Connect is a program marketed by YTL Communications. Sometimes, people try to remove this program. This is easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY procedure to remove Connect is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Connect or simply click the Search field and type in "Connect". If it exists on your system the Connect program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Connect in the list of apps, some information about the program is shown to you:

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

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0699889D-F7F8-48BE-8C2E-694599E72F0D}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Connect.
Uninstall Connect

8. After uninstalling Connect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Connect which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Connect using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Connect by YTL Communications from your computer, we are not saying that Connect by YTL Communications is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Connect supposing you decide this is what you want to do. 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' computers.

2016-06-28 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-28 13:11:13.437