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A way to uninstall Folder Guard from your system

Folder Guard is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by WinAbility® Software Corporation. Check out here where you can get more info on WinAbility® Software Corporation. Click on to get more info about Folder Guard on WinAbility® Software Corporation's website. The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\Folder Guard directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\Setup64.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Folder Guard. The application's main executable file has a size of 521.20 KB (533704 bytes) on disk and is labeled Setup64.exe.

The executable files below are part of Folder Guard. They occupy about 5.31 MB (5572584 bytes) on disk.

  • FG64.exe (224.20 KB)
  • FGA64.exe (2.31 MB)
  • FGREMU.EXE (1.39 MB)
  • FG_ERU64.exe (141.20 KB)
  • Keygen.exe (708.00 KB)
  • Patch 64 Bit.exe (61.50 KB)
  • Setup64.exe (521.20 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Folder Guard version 18.5.1 only. For more Folder Guard versions please click below: to view all...
Numerous files, folders and Windows registry entries can not be deleted when you remove Folder Guard from your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Local\Folder Guard
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\Folder-20Guard-2018.5.1_552
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Folder Guard

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Folder Guard:
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FG.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FG_ERU64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FG64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FGA64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FGH64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FGREMU.EXE
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FGUARD64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\FGUARD64.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\License.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\Setup.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\Setup64.exe
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Local\Folder Guard\FGuard.CFG
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Local\Folder Guard\Folder Guard.FG
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Local\Folder Guard\Folder Guard-prev.FG
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_Folder Guard_FG64_exe
  • C:\Users\mrsab\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Folder Guard\Folder Guard.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\background\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Folder Guard
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Folder Guard
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Folder Guard
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\WinAbility\Folder Guard
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Folder Guard
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\WinAbility\Folder Guard

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\FGUARD64\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Folder Guard\ImagePath

A way to remove Folder Guard with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Folder Guard is an application offered by the software company WinAbility® Software Corporation. Sometimes, computer users want to uninstall this application. This can be efortful because deleting this by hand requires some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE way to uninstall Folder Guard 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 already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools 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 tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Folder Guard or simply click the Search feature and type in "Folder Guard". If it is installed on your PC the Folder Guard app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Folder Guard in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Folder Guard, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Folder Guard:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Folder Guard\Setup64.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Folder Guard.
Uninstall Folder Guard

8. After removing Folder Guard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Folder Guard which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Folder Guard with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Folder Guard by WinAbility® Software Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Folder Guard by WinAbility® Software Corporation is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Folder Guard supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-06-01 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-06-01 10:09:45.080