HP 3D DriveGuard HP 3D DriveGuard

A way to uninstall HP 3D DriveGuard from your computer

HP 3D DriveGuard is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Hewlett-Packard Company. Open here for more details on Hewlett-Packard Company. Click on to get more details about HP 3D DriveGuard on Hewlett-Packard Company's website. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard folder (same installation drive as Windows). HP 3D DriveGuard's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{6C8684DD-B238-4806-9E93-BDD12CD11998}. The program's main executable file is called HpAbout.exe and its approximative size is 24.71 KB (25304 bytes).

The following executable files are incorporated in HP 3D DriveGuard. They occupy 351.36 KB (359792 bytes) on disk.

  • accelerometerST.exe (73.81 KB)
  • HpAbout.exe (24.71 KB)
  • HpCplApp.exe (17.71 KB)
  • HpTile2.exe (195.81 KB)
  • hptileapp.exe (39.31 KB)

This page is about HP 3D DriveGuard version only. You can find below info on other application versions of HP 3D DriveGuard: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\3A7B77CD00082554986A0441D3322DE3
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{DC77B7A3-8000-4552-89A6-40143D23D23E}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Hewlett-Packard\HP 3D DriveGuard

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\3A7B77CD00082554986A0441D3322DE3\ProductName

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

HP 3D DriveGuard is an application offered by the software company Hewlett-Packard Company. Some users try to erase this program. Sometimes this is hard because performing this manually takes some experience related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase HP 3D DriveGuard is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find HP 3D DriveGuard or simply click the Search field and type in "HP 3D DriveGuard". The HP 3D DriveGuard app will be found automatically. When you select HP 3D DriveGuard in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding HP 3D DriveGuard, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for HP 3D DriveGuard:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{6C8684DD-B238-4806-9E93-BDD12CD11998}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically 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 perform the cleanup. All the items that belong HP 3D DriveGuard that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP 3D DriveGuard with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove HP 3D DriveGuard by Hewlett-Packard Company from your computer, nor are we saying that HP 3D DriveGuard by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove HP 3D DriveGuard supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 16:29:10.950