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How to uninstall Express Dictate from your system

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Express Dictate for Windows. The Windows release was created by NCH Software. Check out here for more information on NCH Software. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for Express Dictate is C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\uninst.exe. The program's main executable file occupies 1.38 MB (1447940 bytes) on disk and is called express.exe.

Express Dictate is composed of the following executables which occupy 3.40 MB (3560528 bytes) on disk:

  • edsetup_v5.53.exe (649.07 KB)
  • express.exe (1.38 MB)
  • uninst.exe (1.38 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.53 of Express Dictate. Click on the links below for other Express Dictate versions: to view all...
Several files, folders and registry data can not be removed when you want to remove Express Dictate from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Express Dictate:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\express.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\about.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\api.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\archived.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\arrowlist.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\attachment.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\audiofilebackup.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\concepts_encrypt.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\concepts_recmodes.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\diskusage.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\dock.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\help.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\hlp.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\index.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-altoedgepedal.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-compatible.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-olympusdr1000.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-overview.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-speechmike3000.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-speechmike5262.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-vdictate.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-vecinusb1.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-vecinusb2.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\inpdev-vpedalvp1.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\mainref.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\multiusers.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\optaudio.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\optcreation.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\opthotkeys.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\options-controller.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\optvoicecommand.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\quickstart.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\recipient.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\register.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\sending.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\shortcut.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\tones.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\trouble.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\typing.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\users.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\Help\variables.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\hookappcommand.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\NCHDictationsetup_v5.53.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Express\uninst.exe

Generally the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Express

How to uninstall Express Dictate with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Express Dictate is an application released by NCH Software. Frequently, people decide to remove this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because doing this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE way to remove Express Dictate 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Express Dictate or simply click the Search field and type in "Express Dictate". If it exists on your system the Express Dictate program will be found very quickly. When you click Express Dictate in the list , the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Express Dictate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Express Dictate.
Uninstall Express Dictate

8. After uninstalling Express Dictate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Express Dictate that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Express Dictate using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Express Dictate by NCH Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Express Dictate by NCH Software is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Express Dictate in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-31 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-30 22:45:40.427