Application HP Product Detection

A way to uninstall HP Product Detection from your computer

HP Product Detection is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Hewlett-Packard Company. Open here for more info on Hewlett-Packard Company. More details about the app HP Product Detection can be found at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\HP\Common folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for HP Product Detection is MsiExec.exe /X{CAE7D1D9-3794-4169-B4DD-964ADBC534EE}. The application's main executable file is titled HpDeviceDetection3.exe and its approximative size is 213.23 KB (218352 bytes).

HP Product Detection contains of the executables below. They occupy 832.49 KB (852472 bytes) on disk.

  • AclmControl.exe (34.23 KB)
  • HpDeviceDetection3.exe (213.23 KB)
  • HPSupportSolutionsFrameworkService.exe (87.73 KB)
  • iPAQDetection2.exe (145.55 KB)
  • HPDIA.exe (351.73 KB)

This data is about HP Product Detection version 9.7.2 alone. You can find below a few links to other HP Product Detection versions: to view all...
HP Product Detection has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall HP Product Detection:
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\HPDeviceDetection2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\HPGMNRev.dll
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\IERefreshPolicies.dll
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\iPAQDetection2.exe
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\iPAQInfo_2003.dll
  • C:\Program Files\HP\Common\iPAQInfo_510.dll

Frequently the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CAE7D1D9-3794-4169-B4DD-964ADBC534EE}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\HP\Common\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\mary\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Installer\{CAE7D1D9-3794-4169-B4DD-964ADBC534EE}\

A way to remove HP Product Detection from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Product Detection is a program marketed by Hewlett-Packard Company. Some computer users choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because doing this manually takes some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE approach to uninstall HP Product Detection 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 already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate HP Product Detection or simply activate the Search feature and type in "HP Product Detection". If it is installed on your PC the HP Product Detection application will be found automatically. After you select HP Product Detection in the list of apps, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about HP Product Detection, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for HP Product Detection:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{CAE7D1D9-3794-4169-B4DD-964ADBC534EE}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall HP Product Detection.
Uninstall HP Product Detection

8. After removing HP Product Detection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of HP Product Detection which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing HP Product Detection using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove HP Product Detection by Hewlett-Packard Company from your PC, nor are we saying that HP Product Detection by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove HP Product Detection supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-09 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-08 22:06:41.650