Application GeekBuddy

A way to uninstall GeekBuddy from your PC

GeekBuddy is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Comodo Security Solutions Inc. More information on Comodo Security Solutions Inc can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on GeekBuddy on Comodo Security Solutions Inc's web page. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\COMODO\GeekBuddy folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling GeekBuddy is MsiExec.exe /X{A09AEC8C-5054-4E92-93DE-EA0B8C73BCF2}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called welcome_screen.exe and it has a size of 201.19 KB (206016 bytes).

GeekBuddy contains of the executables below. They take 3.78 MB (3959016 bytes) on disk.

  • CLPSLA.exe (28.19 KB)
  • distribution_info.exe (599.19 KB)
  • Hyperlink.exe (25.19 KB)
  • launcher.exe (47.69 KB)
  • launcher_helper.exe (47.19 KB)
  • splash_screen.exe (47.19 KB)
  • unit.exe (338.19 KB)
  • unit_manager.exe (366.19 KB)
  • unit_notifier.exe (65.19 KB)
  • version_logging.exe (138.19 KB)
  • welcome_screen.exe (201.19 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.96 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.92 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.92 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.94 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.91 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (151.01 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.89 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.91 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.90 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (150.93 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (151.22 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (151.13 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (151.02 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to GeekBuddy version 4.21.144 only. You can find below info on other application versions of GeekBuddy: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall GeekBuddy:
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{A09AEC8C-5054-4E92-93DE-EA0B8C73BCF2}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Factory Cache 4.7\com.trolltech.Qt.QImageIOHandlerFactoryInterface:\C:\Program Files\COMODO\GeekBuddy
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Plugin Cache 4.7.false\C:\Program Files\COMODO\GeekBuddy
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C8CEA90A450529E439EDAEB0C837CB2F
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A09AEC8C-5054-4E92-93DE-EA0B8C73BCF2}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C8CEA90A450529E439EDAEB0C837CB2F\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{A09AEC8C-5054-4E92-93DE-EA0B8C73BCF2}\

How to erase GeekBuddy from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GeekBuddy is a program released by the software company Comodo Security Solutions Inc. Some people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY approach to erase GeekBuddy 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate GeekBuddy or simply click the Search field and type in "GeekBuddy". If it exists on your system the GeekBuddy app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click GeekBuddy in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding GeekBuddy, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for GeekBuddy:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{A09AEC8C-5054-4E92-93DE-EA0B8C73BCF2}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall GeekBuddy.
Uninstall GeekBuddy

8. After removing GeekBuddy, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong GeekBuddy which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing GeekBuddy using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove GeekBuddy by Comodo Security Solutions Inc from your computer, nor are we saying that GeekBuddy by Comodo Security Solutions Inc is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove GeekBuddy supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application 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 07:32:45.253