FamilySafetyGuide FamilySafetyGuide

How to uninstall FamilySafetyGuide from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove FamilySafetyGuide for Windows. It was developed for Windows by lenovo. More data about lenovo can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on FamilySafetyGuide on lenovo's web page. FamilySafetyGuide is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity folder, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. FamilySafetyGuide's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{9A268503-5AB0-479E-9690-929BDEC55C00}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0007 -removeonly. The application's main executable file has a size of 1.16 MB (1214464 bytes) on disk and is called LenovoFamilySecurity.exe.

The following executable files are contained in FamilySafetyGuide. They take 1.19 MB (1243592 bytes) on disk.

  • LenovoFamilySecurity.exe (1.16 MB)
  • LenovoFamilySecurity.vshost.exe (22.45 KB)
  • StartOption.exe (6.00 KB)

This info is about FamilySafetyGuide version 1.00.0711 alone. For other FamilySafetyGuide versions please click below:

Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall FamilySafetyGuide.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall FamilySafetyGuide from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity

The files below are left behind on your disk by FamilySafetyGuide's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\config.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\Icon.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\LenovoFamilySecurity.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\LenovoFamilySecurity.vshost.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\msvcp110.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\msvcr110.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\propsys.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\StartOption.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\LenovoFamilySecurity\vccorlib110.dll

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Lenovo\FamilySafetyGuide
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{9A268503-5AB0-479E-9690-929BDEC55C00}

A way to remove FamilySafetyGuide from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

FamilySafetyGuide is an application marketed by lenovo. Sometimes, computer users decide to erase this application. This is difficult because doing this by hand takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK approach to erase FamilySafetyGuide 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate FamilySafetyGuide or simply click the Search feature and type in "FamilySafetyGuide". The FamilySafetyGuide app will be found very quickly. After you click FamilySafetyGuide in the list of programs, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about FamilySafetyGuide, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for FamilySafetyGuide:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{9A268503-5AB0-479E-9690-929BDEC55C00}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0007 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall FamilySafetyGuide.
Uninstall FamilySafetyGuide

8. After removing FamilySafetyGuide, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of FamilySafetyGuide which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling FamilySafetyGuide using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove FamilySafetyGuide by lenovo from your PC, we are not saying that FamilySafetyGuide by lenovo is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove FamilySafetyGuide supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:21:08.037