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A way to uninstall DriverUpdate from your PC

DriverUpdate is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc.. Additional info about Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc. can be read here. The application is often placed in the C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling DriverUpdate is C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\UninstallStub.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. DriverUpdate's main file takes about 28.59 MB (29977936 bytes) and is named DriverUpdate.exe.

DriverUpdate installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 29.03 MB (30438328 bytes) on disk.

  • BsSndRpt.exe (316.52 KB)
  • DriverUpdate.exe (28.59 MB)
  • UninstallStub.exe (133.09 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 5.3.0 of DriverUpdate. Click on the links below for other DriverUpdate versions:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove DriverUpdate.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\BugSplat.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\BugSplatRc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\dbghelp-app.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\htmlayout.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\Open-Source Licenses.txt
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\SlimWare.DriverUpdate.Services.dll
  • C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\UninstallStub.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Images\acer.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-02-24 08-07-37 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-02-24 08-08-42 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-02-27 13-44-00 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-02-28 12-48-10 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-01 08-17-52 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-01 18-23-21 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-02 07-02-21 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-02 08-08-01 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-03 09-35-11 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-05 08-08-01 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-05 15-47-01 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-06 08-54-21 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-26 12-47-06 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-27 06-59-33 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-27 08-08-01 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-28 15-11-04 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-03-29 07-23-35 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-02 08-07-17 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-11 18-29-47 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-24 17-55-37 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-24 18-17-29 0.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-25 06-59-10 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-04-27 07-01-00 0.log
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  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate\Logs\2018-05-02 18-33-03 0.log

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BugSplat\slimware\DriverUpdate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\516625E91A5964C459AE4E592746AC48
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DriverUpdate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\SlimWare Utilities Inc\DriverUpdate

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\516625E91A5964C459AE4E592746AC48\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\DriverUpdate\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\DriverUpdate\


A way to uninstall DriverUpdate from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

DriverUpdate is an application marketed by the software company Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc.. Frequently, people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand takes some experience regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY manner to erase DriverUpdate 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your PC.

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  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate DriverUpdate or simply activate the Search field and type in "DriverUpdate". If it exists on your system the DriverUpdate application will be found very quickly. After you select DriverUpdate in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about DriverUpdate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove DriverUpdate.
Uninstall DriverUpdate


8. After uninstalling DriverUpdate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of DriverUpdate which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing DriverUpdate using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall DriverUpdate by Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that DriverUpdate by Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall DriverUpdate in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-02-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-02-09 19:07:00.320