A way to uninstall GDS 2 from your system

This page is about GDS 2 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by MAHLE Test Systems. More information on MAHLE Test Systems can be found here. Usually the GDS 2 application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\GDS 2 folder, depending on the user's option during setup. GDS 2's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{0624CA22-A85C-4A3B-97DD-C73ACB26AFEF}. The program's main executable file is titled GDS2Launcher.exe and it has a size of 124.50 KB (127488 bytes).

The following executables are contained in GDS 2. They take 3.27 MB (3429328 bytes) on disk.

  • GDS2Launcher.exe (124.50 KB)
  • GDS2Restart.exe (1.82 MB)
  • jabswitch.exe (47.38 KB)
  • java-rmi.exe (15.38 KB)
  • java.exe (170.88 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (65.38 KB)
  • javaw.exe (170.88 KB)
  • javaws.exe (257.38 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (51.38 KB)
  • jqs.exe (177.88 KB)
  • keytool.exe (15.38 KB)
  • kinit.exe (15.38 KB)
  • klist.exe (15.38 KB)
  • ktab.exe (15.38 KB)
  • orbd.exe (15.88 KB)
  • pack200.exe (15.38 KB)
  • policytool.exe (15.38 KB)
  • rmid.exe (15.38 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (15.38 KB)
  • servertool.exe (15.38 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (47.88 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (15.88 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (142.88 KB)
  • launcher.exe (39.41 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 15.0.12900 of GDS 2. You can find below a few links to other GDS 2 releases: to view all...
Many files, folders and registry entries can not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove GDS 2 from your computer.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GDS 2

The files below remain on your disk when you remove GDS 2:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GDS 2\launcher.log

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0624CA22-A85C-4A3B-97DD-C73ACB26AFEF}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{262ADFB7-4428-4846-AA50-5BFAAE2DC000}C:\program files (x86)\gds 2\jre6\bin\javaw.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{65E3035F-4D06-47D0-8634-8B42623BA825}C:\program files (x86)\gds 2\jre6\bin\javaw.exe

A way to delete GDS 2 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GDS 2 is an application marketed by the software company MAHLE Test Systems. Some computer users decide to erase this application. This is easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY action to erase GDS 2 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate GDS 2 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "GDS 2". If it exists on your system the GDS 2 app will be found automatically. After you click GDS 2 in the list of apps, the following information about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about GDS 2, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall GDS 2.
Uninstall GDS 2

8. After removing GDS 2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong GDS 2 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling GDS 2 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall GDS 2 by MAHLE Test Systems from your computer, we are not saying that GDS 2 by MAHLE Test Systems is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall GDS 2 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-26 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 15:29:12.853