Folder Lock Folder Lock

A guide to uninstall Folder Lock from your PC

Folder Lock is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by New Additional info about New can be read here. Usually the Folder Lock application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove Folder Lock by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\uninstall.exe. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. Folder Lock.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 5.45 MB (5712776 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in Folder Lock. They occupy 16.31 MB (17101344 bytes) on disk.

  • FLComServ.exe (1.18 MB)
  • FLComServCtrl.exe (269.38 KB)
  • Folder Lock.exe (5.45 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (9.42 MB)
Numerous files, folders and registry entries can not be deleted when you remove Folder Lock from your computer.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock

The files below were left behind on your disk by Folder Lock when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\EnglishHelp.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\FLComServ.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\FLComServCtrl.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\flk.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\flka.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\flkb.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\flwa.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\Folder Lock.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\htmlayout.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\N8P9SC1W\folder-lock-snapshot2[1].gif
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_NewSoftware's_Folder Lock_EnglishHelp_chm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_NewSoftware's_Folder Lock_Folder Lock_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_NewSoftware's_Folder Lock_uninstall_exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Folder Lock
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\Folder Lock.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NewSoftware's\Folder Lock\Folder Lock.exe.FriendlyAppName

How to erase Folder Lock from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Folder Lock is an application released by New Frequently, computer users choose to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE procedure to remove Folder Lock is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Folder Lock or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Folder Lock". If it exists on your system the Folder Lock app will be found automatically. After you click Folder Lock in the list , some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Folder Lock, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Folder Lock.
Uninstall Folder Lock

8. After removing Folder Lock, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Folder Lock that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Folder Lock using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Folder Lock by New from your PC, nor are we saying that Folder Lock by New is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Folder Lock in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 01:44:07.800