Dark Files Dark Files

A way to uninstall Dark Files from your system

Dark Files is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by 1st Security Software Center. Additional info about 1st Security Software Center can be found here. Detailed information about Dark Files can be seen at . Dark Files is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. The complete uninstall command line for Dark Files is "C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df.exe" /uninstall. df.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 5.41 MB (5673472 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed together with Dark Files They occupy about 8.85 MB (9281185 bytes) on disk.

  • df.exe (5.41 MB)
  • instdrv32.exe (972.00 KB)
  • instdrv64.exe (1.50 MB)
  • unins000.exe (701.16 KB)
  • uninstdrv32.exe (130.50 KB)
  • uninstdrv64.exe (188.50 KB)
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The current web page applies to Dark Files version alone. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Dark Files from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Dark Files

The files below remain on your disk by Dark Files when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df_x64.sys

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dark Files_is1

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dark Files_is1\Inno Setup: App Path
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dark Files_is1\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dark Files_is1\QuietUninstallString
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dark Files_is1\UninstallString

How to delete Dark Files from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Dark Files is an application offered by 1st Security Software Center. Sometimes, people want to erase this application. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK manner to erase Dark Files 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Dark Files or simply activate the Search field and type in "Dark Files". If it exists on your system the Dark Files app will be found very quickly. After you click Dark Files in the list , the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

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

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.1securitycenter.com
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Dark Files\df.exe" /uninstall
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Dark Files
Uninstall Dark Files

8. After removing Dark Files, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Dark Files that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Dark Files using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Dark Files by 1st Security Software Center from your computer, we are not saying that Dark Files by 1st Security Software Center is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Dark Files in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-02-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-02-16 06:27:44.887