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How to uninstall Drobo Dashboard from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Drobo Dashboard for Windows. The Windows release was created by Drobo. More info about Drobo can be found here. More details about Drobo Dashboard can be seen at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard folder. Keep in mind that this path can differ being determined by the user's preference. The complete uninstall command line for Drobo Dashboard is MsiExec.exe /X{863885B3-7C05-421C-8817-568712778745}. Drobo Dashboard.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 5.55 MB (5818672 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in Drobo Dashboard. They take 8.10 MB (8495984 bytes) on disk.

  • DDAssist.exe (608.78 KB)
  • DDService.exe (1.96 MB)
  • Drobo Dashboard.exe (5.55 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 2.6.6 of Drobo Dashboard. Click on the links below for other Drobo Dashboard versions:

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Drobo Dashboard has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Drobo Dashboard

The files below were left behind on your disk by Drobo Dashboard when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard\DDAssist.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard\DDService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard\Drobo Dashboard.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Drobo\Drobo Dashboard\DroboLock.tda

Generally the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{863885B3-7C05-421C-8817-568712778745}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{863885B3-7C05-421C-8817-568712778745}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\DDService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\{20946BC0-A064-4D83-B6D8-19890B356DC5}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\{47E3F94C-8758-4D8E-ABA6-082277C34431}

How to remove Drobo Dashboard with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Drobo Dashboard is a program marketed by Drobo. Frequently, users want to remove it. This is easier said than done because doing this manually takes some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE way to remove Drobo Dashboard 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Drobo Dashboard or simply click the Search feature and type in "Drobo Dashboard". The Drobo Dashboard program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Drobo Dashboard in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Drobo Dashboard, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Drobo Dashboard:

  • The software company is: http://www.drobo.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{863885B3-7C05-421C-8817-568712778745}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Drobo Dashboard.
Uninstall Drobo Dashboard

8. After uninstalling Drobo Dashboard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Drobo Dashboard which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Drobo Dashboard with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Drobo Dashboard by Drobo from your computer, nor are we saying that Drobo Dashboard by Drobo is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Drobo Dashboard 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2019-10-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-10-16 01:58:24.507