Diskeeper 2011 Diskeeper 2011

How to uninstall Diskeeper 2011 from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Diskeeper 2011 for Windows. It was created for Windows by Diskeeper Corporation. More data about Diskeeper Corporation can be found here. More details about Diskeeper 2011 can be found at . Diskeeper 2011 is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. Diskeeper 2011's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{40AFA77E-A144-469F-9DAD-AE1507C9FBD3}. AppLauncher.exe is the Diskeeper 2011's main executable file and it takes close to 2.56 MB (2683256 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in Diskeeper 2011. They occupy 16.00 MB (16772576 bytes) on disk.

  • AppLauncher.exe (2.56 MB)
  • AutoFAT.exe (239.27 KB)
  • AutoNTFS.exe (112.83 KB)
  • Connect.exe (79.87 KB)
  • Diskeeper.exe (443.87 KB)
  • DkActivationReminder.exe (887.37 KB)
  • DkAutoUpdateAlert.exe (882.37 KB)
  • DKCRegistration.exe (1.53 MB)
  • DkPerf.exe (47.37 KB)
  • DkPromotionRollUp.exe (908.37 KB)
  • DkService.exe (2.53 MB)
  • DkServiceMsg.exe (4.29 MB)
  • DkTrialwareRollup.exe (902.37 KB)
  • DkWMIClient.exe (707.87 KB)
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This data is about Diskeeper 2011 version 15.0.968.64 alone. For other Diskeeper 2011 versions please click below:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Diskeeper Corporation

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Diskeeper 2011:
  • C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper\1033\DkRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper\AdmList.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper\AppLauncher.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\Diskeeper\AutoFAT.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{202D3AE0-2F0E-11D1-A1F6-0080C88593A5}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{CD83A785-6F75-11D2-A385-00609772642E}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Diskeeper Corporation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{40AFA77E-A144-469F-9DAD-AE1507C9FBD3}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{03304BDE-5112-4B86-98A5-28C662A5B8AD}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0A006559-94BC-495F-A7C7-F74BF4187B57}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{15F6D01D-ABB7-4D4B-BD71-0919FE0F2D15}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{202D3AEF-2F0E-11D1-A1F6-0080C88593A5}\InprocServer32\

A way to remove Diskeeper 2011 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Diskeeper 2011 is an application by Diskeeper Corporation. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this application. This is efortful because deleting this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY procedure to erase Diskeeper 2011 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Diskeeper 2011 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Diskeeper 2011". The Diskeeper 2011 app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Diskeeper 2011 in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Diskeeper 2011, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Diskeeper 2011:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.diskeeper.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{40AFA77E-A144-469F-9DAD-AE1507C9FBD3}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Diskeeper 2011.
Uninstall Diskeeper 2011

8. After removing Diskeeper 2011, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Diskeeper 2011 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Diskeeper 2011 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Diskeeper 2011 by Diskeeper Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Diskeeper 2011 by Diskeeper Corporation is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Diskeeper 2011 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 13:07:23.000