Application HP Product Detection

A guide to uninstall HP Product Detection from your system

This page is about HP Product Detection for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Hewlett-Packard Company. You can find out more on Hewlett-Packard Company or check for application updates here. You can see more info on HP Product Detection at . HP Product Detection is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\HP\Common folder, regulated by the user's option. You can uninstall HP Product Detection by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{CAE7D1D9-3794-4169-B4DD-964ADBC534EE}. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. HP Product Detection's primary file takes about 195.30 KB (199992 bytes) and its name is HpDeviceDetection3.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in HP Product Detection. They take 401.71 KB (411352 bytes) on disk.

  • AclmControl.exe (34.30 KB)
  • HpDeviceDetection3.exe (195.30 KB)
  • IdfCom.exe (26.80 KB)
  • iPAQDetection2.exe (145.30 KB)

This web page is about HP Product Detection version 4.0.0011 only. Click on the links below for other HP Product Detection versions: to view all...

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

HP Product Detection is a program released by the software company Hewlett-Packard Company. Frequently, computer users try to erase it. This is efortful because uninstalling this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE way to erase HP Product Detection is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find HP Product Detection or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP Product Detection". If it is installed on your PC the HP Product Detection program will be found automatically. When you select HP Product Detection in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding HP Product Detection, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance 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. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall HP Product Detection.
Uninstall HP Product Detection

8. After uninstalling HP Product Detection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of HP Product Detection which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling HP Product Detection with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall HP Product Detection by Hewlett-Packard Company from your computer, we are not saying that HP Product Detection by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall HP Product Detection in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-05 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-05 11:22:20.967