Application HP Hotkey Support

A way to uninstall HP Hotkey Support from your system

HP Hotkey Support is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by HP. Additional info about HP can be found here. More info about the program HP Hotkey Support can be seen at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling HP Hotkey Support is MsiExec.exe /X{26FAA50B-1840-42CC-9AE9-8ECF89D28A8D}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. HotkeyService.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 763.54 KB (781864 bytes) on disk.

HP Hotkey Support installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 7.95 MB (8338488 bytes) on disk.

  • HotkeyService.exe (763.54 KB)
  • hpResetDevice.exe (22.04 KB)
  • hpSmartAdapterHelp.exe (2.67 MB)
  • HPSysInfo.exe (4.10 MB)
  • QLBController.exe (420.04 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of HP Hotkey Support. For other HP Hotkey Support versions please click below: to view all...
HP Hotkey Support has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall HP Hotkey Support:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove HP Hotkey Support:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\GenericVideoRotation64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\HotkeyService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\hpResetDevice.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\hpSmartAdapterHelp.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\HPSysInfo.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\KeyboardHook.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\QLBController.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Hotkey Support\StartQLBControllerProcess64.xml
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{26FAA50B-1840-42CC-9AE9-8ECF89D28A8D}\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_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B05AAF620481CC24A99EE8FC982DA8D8
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{26FAA50B-1840-42CC-9AE9-8ECF89D28A8D}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B05AAF620481CC24A99EE8FC982DA8D8\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\HP Hotkey Service\ImagePath

A way to uninstall HP Hotkey Support from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Hotkey Support is a program released by HP. Frequently, users want to erase this application. This is hard because performing this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY manner to erase HP Hotkey Support 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate HP Hotkey Support or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP Hotkey Support". If it exists on your system the HP Hotkey Support app will be found automatically. When you select HP Hotkey Support in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding HP Hotkey Support, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP Hotkey Support:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{26FAA50B-1840-42CC-9AE9-8ECF89D28A8D}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall HP Hotkey Support.
Uninstall HP Hotkey Support

8. After uninstalling HP Hotkey Support, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong HP Hotkey Support that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP Hotkey Support using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove HP Hotkey Support by HP from your computer, nor are we saying that HP Hotkey Support by HP is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove HP Hotkey Support in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 00:03:52.847