CyberLink PowerDVD 8 CyberLink PowerDVD 8

A way to uninstall CyberLink PowerDVD 8 from your computer

This page contains detailed information on how to remove CyberLink PowerDVD 8 for Windows. It was created for Windows by CyberLink Corp.. You can find out more on CyberLink Corp. or check for application updates here. More information about the app CyberLink PowerDVD 8 can be found at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\CyberLink\PowerDVD8 directory. Take into account that this location can differ being determined by the user's choice. You can uninstall CyberLink PowerDVD 8 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2BF2E31F-B8BB-40A7-B650-98D28E0F7D47}\Setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. PowerDVD8.exe is the CyberLink PowerDVD 8's main executable file and it takes circa 2.10 MB (2196776 bytes) on disk.

CyberLink PowerDVD 8 contains of the executables below. They occupy 2.74 MB (2868248 bytes) on disk.

  • CLDrvChk.exe (53.29 KB)
  • PDVD8Serv.exe (89.29 KB)
  • PowerDVD8.exe (2.10 MB)
  • CLUpdater.exe (249.29 KB)
  • Language.exe (49.29 KB)
  • OLRStateCheck.exe (97.29 KB)
  • OLRSubmission.exe (117.29 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 8.0.3427 of CyberLink PowerDVD 8. You can find below a few links to other CyberLink PowerDVD 8 releases: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\CyberLink\PowerDVD
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\CyberLink PowerDVD 8

The files below were left behind on your disk by CyberLink PowerDVD 8 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD8\2cMovie.dll
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD8\ACD_X.IMP
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD8\APREG.url
  • C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD8\AudioFilter\

Registry that is not uninstalled:

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AudioCD\shell\PlayWithPowerDVD8\Command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{00AF908D-A475-4B6B-8146-ADAD8AC16211}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0421A4CC-6077-448F-9FB5-EBAD2313C0C0}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0D3D2CF4-7E50-4FE6-87DB-9A9BF2F3F295}\InprocServer32\

How to uninstall CyberLink PowerDVD 8 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CyberLink PowerDVD 8 is an application by CyberLink Corp.. Some users want to remove it. This is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually takes some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action to remove CyberLink PowerDVD 8 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate CyberLink PowerDVD 8 or simply click the Search feature and type in "CyberLink PowerDVD 8". The CyberLink PowerDVD 8 application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click CyberLink PowerDVD 8 in the list of applications, some information about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about CyberLink PowerDVD 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for CyberLink PowerDVD 8:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2BF2E31F-B8BB-40A7-B650-98D28E0F7D47}\Setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall CyberLink PowerDVD 8.
Uninstall CyberLink PowerDVD 8

8. After uninstalling CyberLink PowerDVD 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong CyberLink PowerDVD 8 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling CyberLink PowerDVD 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove CyberLink PowerDVD 8 by CyberLink Corp. from your computer, nor are we saying that CyberLink PowerDVD 8 by CyberLink Corp. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove CyberLink PowerDVD 8 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-05 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-05 00:37:40.433