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How to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer from your system

This web page is about Dual-Core Optimizer for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by AMD. You can read more on AMD or check for application updates here. Click on to get more information about Dual-Core Optimizer on AMD's website. Dual-Core Optimizer is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. The full uninstall command line for Dual-Core Optimizer is MsiExec.exe /X{38DD9AAA-A09A-42FF-A9EE-DA9C84B2E036}. Dual-Core Optimizer's main file takes about 76.00 KB (77824 bytes) and is named amd_dc_opt.exe.

Dual-Core Optimizer contains of the executables below. They occupy 76.00 KB (77824 bytes) on disk.

  • amd_dc_opt.exe (76.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Dual-Core Optimizer. You can find here a few links to other Dual-Core Optimizer versions:

If you are manually uninstalling Dual-Core Optimizer we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer:
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\amd_dc_opt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\license.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\readme.rtf

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{38DD9AAA-A09A-42FF-A9EE-DA9C84B2E036}

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\AMD\Dual-Core Optimizer\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\Gamma\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Installer\{38DD9AAA-A09A-42FF-A9EE-DA9C84B2E036}\

A way to remove Dual-Core Optimizer from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Dual-Core Optimizer is a program offered by AMD. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this application. This is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY approach to erase Dual-Core Optimizer is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Dual-Core Optimizer or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Dual-Core Optimizer". The Dual-Core Optimizer app will be found automatically. When you select Dual-Core Optimizer in the list of applications, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Dual-Core Optimizer, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Dual-Core Optimizer:

  • The publisher is: http://www.amd.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{38DD9AAA-A09A-42FF-A9EE-DA9C84B2E036}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Dual-Core Optimizer.
Uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer

8. After uninstalling Dual-Core Optimizer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Dual-Core Optimizer which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Dual-Core Optimizer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer by AMD from your computer, we are not saying that Dual-Core Optimizer by AMD is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Dual-Core Optimizer supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-23 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 15:53:49.940