HP 3D DriveGuard HP 3D DriveGuard

A guide to uninstall HP 3D DriveGuard from your system

HP 3D DriveGuard is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Hewlett-Packard Company. More information about Hewlett-Packard Company can be read here. Click on to get more data about HP 3D DriveGuard on Hewlett-Packard Company's website. HP 3D DriveGuard is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard directory, depending on the user's option. The complete uninstall command line for HP 3D DriveGuard is MsiExec.exe /X{020E2062-58ED-4D5A-9582-50BD52F83605}. HpAbout.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 24.27 KB (24856 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of HP 3D DriveGuard. They take an average of 343.37 KB (351608 bytes) on disk.

  • accelerometerST.exe (73.77 KB)
  • HpAbout.exe (24.27 KB)
  • HpCplApp.exe (17.27 KB)
  • HpTile2.exe (188.77 KB)
  • hptileapp.exe (39.27 KB)

This info is about HP 3D DriveGuard version only. You can find below a few links to other HP 3D DriveGuard releases: to view all...
Many files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be removed when you want to remove HP 3D DriveGuard from your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall HP 3D DriveGuard:
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard

The files below remain on your disk when you remove HP 3D DriveGuard:
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard\accelerometerST.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard\AR\HP_3D_DriveGuard_Help_ar.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard\CS\HP_3D_DriveGuard_Help_cs.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard\DA\HP_3D_DriveGuard_Help_da.chm

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{0FFE56BF-2994-42C1-81F6-C58F05825C98}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{09D43216-98E9-4842-91A7-407796042732}

Additional values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{BC00EA33-438B-4e30-A3AE-B63AF05D828A}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{0FFE56BF-2994-42C1-81F6-C58F05825C98}\1.0\0\win32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{0FFE56BF-2994-42C1-81F6-C58F05825C98}\1.0\HELPDIR\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard\

How to delete HP 3D DriveGuard from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP 3D DriveGuard is a program by Hewlett-Packard Company. Some users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because uninstalling this manually takes some know-how regarding PCs. The best EASY solution to remove HP 3D DriveGuard 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 Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find HP 3D DriveGuard or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP 3D DriveGuard". The HP 3D DriveGuard application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click HP 3D DriveGuard in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding HP 3D DriveGuard, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP 3D DriveGuard:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{020E2062-58ED-4D5A-9582-50BD52F83605}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove HP 3D DriveGuard.
Uninstall HP 3D DriveGuard

8. After uninstalling HP 3D DriveGuard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of HP 3D DriveGuard which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP 3D DriveGuard using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove HP 3D DriveGuard by Hewlett-Packard Company from your PC, we are not saying that HP 3D DriveGuard by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove HP 3D DriveGuard in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 14:15:34.273