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How to uninstall HP ProtectTools Security Manager from your computer

This page contains thorough information on how to remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager for Windows. It is produced by Hewlett-Packard. Further information on Hewlett-Packard can be found here. The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP ProtectTools Security Manager directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for HP ProtectTools Security Manager is C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP ProtectTools Security Manager\Bin\setup.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 376.29 KB (385320 bytes) on disk and is called DpAgent.exe.

HP ProtectTools Security Manager contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.80 MB (1886832 bytes) on disk.

  • DpAgent.exe (376.29 KB)
  • DpHostW.exe (451.26 KB)
  • Setup.exe (1,015.06 KB)

The current page applies to HP ProtectTools Security Manager version 5.05.687 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of HP ProtectTools Security Manager: to view all...

How to erase HP ProtectTools Security Manager from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP ProtectTools Security Manager is a program by the software company Hewlett-Packard. Sometimes, people want to erase it. This can be hard because doing this by hand takes some know-how related to PCs. The best EASY approach to erase HP ProtectTools Security Manager 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • visit 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 get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate HP ProtectTools Security Manager or simply activate the Search field and type in "HP ProtectTools Security Manager". If it exists on your system the HP ProtectTools Security Manager app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select HP ProtectTools Security Manager in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding HP ProtectTools Security Manager, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager.
Uninstall HP ProtectTools Security Manager

8. After uninstalling HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of HP ProtectTools Security Manager that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing HP ProtectTools Security Manager with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager by Hewlett-Packard from your computer, we are not saying that HP ProtectTools Security Manager by Hewlett-Packard is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-10-04 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-10-04 17:53:36.510