Application DisplayLink Core Software

A guide to uninstall DisplayLink Core Software from your computer

This page is about DisplayLink Core Software for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by DisplayLink Corp.. You can read more on DisplayLink Corp. or check for application updates here. You can read more about on DisplayLink Core Software at . DisplayLink Core Software is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\DisplayLink Core Software directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the program. The entire uninstall command line for DisplayLink Core Software is MsiExec.exe /X{78DB307D-D7CE-49E5-A4A1-1DDD74B01353}. The program's main executable file has a size of 11.52 MB (12080960 bytes) on disk and is titled DisplayLinkManager.exe.

The executable files below are part of DisplayLink Core Software. They take about 16.19 MB (16977152 bytes) on disk.

  • DisplayLinkManager.exe (11.52 MB)
  • DisplayLinkUI.exe (2.19 MB)
  • DisplayLinkUserAgent.exe (1.69 MB)
  • RunAfterMsiexec.exe (816.81 KB)

The current page applies to DisplayLink Core Software version 8.6.1104.0 only. For other DisplayLink Core Software versions please click below: to view all...
If you're planning to uninstall DisplayLink Core Software you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

The files below remain on your disk when you remove DisplayLink Core Software:
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{78DB307D-D7CE-49E5-A4A1-1DDD74B01353}\controlPanelIcon.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BC19781A3E3413E4B88D43507FA43B99
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\D703BD87EC7D5E944A1AD1DD470B3135
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\DisplayLink\8.6.1104.0\Core
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{78DB307D-D7CE-49E5-A4A1-1DDD74B01353}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BC19781A3E3413E4B88D43507FA43B99\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\D703BD87EC7D5E944A1AD1DD470B3135\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\windows\Installer\{78DB307D-D7CE-49E5-A4A1-1DDD74B01353}\

A way to uninstall DisplayLink Core Software from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

DisplayLink Core Software is an application by the software company DisplayLink Corp.. Frequently, people want to erase this application. This is difficult because doing this manually requires some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY practice to erase DisplayLink Core Software 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find DisplayLink Core Software or simply activate the Search field and type in "DisplayLink Core Software". If it exists on your system the DisplayLink Core Software app will be found very quickly. When you click DisplayLink Core Software in the list of programs, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about DisplayLink Core Software, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for DisplayLink Core Software:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{78DB307D-D7CE-49E5-A4A1-1DDD74B01353}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall DisplayLink Core Software.
Uninstall DisplayLink Core Software

8. After uninstalling DisplayLink Core Software, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong DisplayLink Core Software that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling DisplayLink Core Software using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall DisplayLink Core Software by DisplayLink Corp. from your PC, we are not saying that DisplayLink Core Software by DisplayLink Corp. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall DisplayLink Core Software supposing 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' PCs.

2018-08-29 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-29 20:59:54.827