GenericController GenericController

A way to uninstall GenericController from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove GenericController for Windows. It was created for Windows by Renishaw PLC. Take a look here for more information on Renishaw PLC. More data about the software GenericController can be seen at . Usually the GenericController application is to be found in the C: folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove GenericController by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{1A8EA52E-C215-41B0-8837-1587E2B62835}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. setup.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 1.12 MB (1176064 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with GenericController. They occupy about 1.12 MB (1176064 bytes) on disk.

  • setup.exe (1.12 MB)

This page is about GenericController version alone. Click on the links below for other GenericController versions:

How to uninstall GenericController from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GenericController is an application offered by Renishaw PLC. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because performing this by hand requires some know-how related to PCs. The best SIMPLE procedure to remove GenericController 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate GenericController or simply click the Search field and type in "GenericController". If it is installed on your PC the GenericController program will be found very quickly. After you select GenericController in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding GenericController, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for GenericController:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{1A8EA52E-C215-41B0-8837-1587E2B62835}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove GenericController.
Uninstall GenericController

8. After removing GenericController, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of GenericController which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling GenericController with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove GenericController by Renishaw PLC from your PC, nor are we saying that GenericController by Renishaw PLC is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove GenericController 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' PCs.

2015-04-09 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-04-09 12:19:40.073