Application HP ProtectTools Security Manager

How to uninstall HP ProtectTools Security Manager from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall HP ProtectTools Security Manager for Windows. It is produced by Hewlett-Packard. Further information on Hewlett-Packard can be seen here. Usually the HP ProtectTools Security Manager application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP ProtectTools Security Manager folder, depending on the user's option during install. The complete uninstall command line for HP ProtectTools Security Manager is MsiExec.exe /X{0158C050-4E5E-48F6-B7C1-DB4F3DB57BFC}. The application's main executable file has a size of 296.08 KB (303184 bytes) on disk and is titled DpHostW.exe.

The executable files below are installed along with HP ProtectTools Security Manager. They take about 296.08 KB (303184 bytes) on disk.

  • DpHostW.exe (296.08 KB)

The current web page applies to HP ProtectTools Security Manager version 5.00.516 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of HP ProtectTools Security Manager: to view all...

A way to erase HP ProtectTools Security Manager from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP ProtectTools Security Manager is a program marketed by the software company Hewlett-Packard. Frequently, users decide to erase this program. This can be difficult because performing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK manner 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 on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
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 PC management program.

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

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate HP ProtectTools Security Manager or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP ProtectTools Security Manager". If it is installed on your PC the HP ProtectTools Security Manager application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select HP ProtectTools Security Manager in the list of apps, the following data about the program is made available to you:

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

8. After removing HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of HP ProtectTools Security Manager which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP ProtectTools Security Manager with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager by Hewlett-Packard from your computer, nor are we saying that HP ProtectTools Security Manager by Hewlett-Packard is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove HP ProtectTools Security Manager supposing 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.

2016-08-03 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-03 05:04:45.917