Corel PaintShop Pro X4 Corel PaintShop Pro X4

A guide to uninstall Corel PaintShop Pro X4 from your computer

Corel PaintShop Pro X4 is a software application. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Corel Corporation. Further information on Corel Corporation can be found here. Detailed information about Corel PaintShop Pro X4 can be seen at . Corel PaintShop Pro X4 is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4 folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. Corel PaintShop Pro X4's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{00AE1A2D-7BC2-4359-A0EC-E19F36E391BB}. Corel PaintShop Pro.exe is the Corel PaintShop Pro X4's main executable file and it occupies close to 3.09 MB (3244912 bytes) on disk.

Corel PaintShop Pro X4 installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 8.18 MB (8578856 bytes) on disk.

  • Corel PaintShop Merge.exe (2.99 MB)
  • Corel PaintShop Pro.exe (3.09 MB)
  • CrashReport.exe (34.36 KB)
  • DIM.EXE (98.36 KB)
  • Email.exe (46.86 KB)
  • PhotoUpload.exe (46.86 KB)
  • ResetDB.exe (365.91 KB)
  • Setup.exe (921.86 KB)
  • SetupARP.exe (637.86 KB) to view all...

This page is about Corel PaintShop Pro X4 version alone. You can find below info on other releases of Corel PaintShop Pro X4: to view all...
Quite a few files, folders and registry data will not be removed when you want to remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4 from your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Corel PaintShop Pro X4:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Corel PaintShop Pro X4
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Corel PaintShop Pro
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Temp\Corel Paintshop Pro X4 Local Help

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4\AIKRC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4\AIKRC2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4\AM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\Corel PaintShop Pro X4\atl71.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Corel PaintShop Pro X4
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\Doorbladeren met Corel PaintShop Pro X4
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Corel PaintShop Pro X4
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shell\Doorbladeren met Corel PaintShop Pro X4

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\shell\Open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{500B5956-E71B-4E3C-A463-5833D4118A4D}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{61CC4FE2-D365-4662-BC5B-055E5DE29B25}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\command\

A way to remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Corel PaintShop Pro X4 is an application released by the software company Corel Corporation. Frequently, computer users decide to erase this application. This can be efortful because removing this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY procedure to erase Corel PaintShop Pro X4 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

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

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Corel PaintShop Pro X4 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Corel PaintShop Pro X4". The Corel PaintShop Pro X4 app will be found very quickly. When you select Corel PaintShop Pro X4 in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Corel PaintShop Pro X4, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Corel PaintShop Pro X4:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{00AE1A2D-7BC2-4359-A0EC-E19F36E391BB}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4.
Uninstall Corel PaintShop Pro X4

8. After uninstalling Corel PaintShop Pro X4, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Corel PaintShop Pro X4 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Corel PaintShop Pro X4 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4 by Corel Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Corel PaintShop Pro X4 by Corel Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Corel PaintShop Pro X4 supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-10 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-10 15:52:38.807