HP SoftPaq Download Manager HP SoftPaq Download Manager

A guide to uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to remove HP SoftPaq Download Manager for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Hewlett-Packard Company. More information on Hewlett-Packard Company can be found here. Click on to get more info about HP SoftPaq Download Manager on Hewlett-Packard Company's website. HP SoftPaq Download Manager is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager folder, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. MsiExec.exe /I{B570A046-A176-4BBA-8C33-E8844E1C6F98} is the full command line if you want to remove HP SoftPaq Download Manager. The program's main executable file is called SoftPaqDownloadManager.exe and its approximative size is 1.46 MB (1532472 bytes).

The executable files below are part of HP SoftPaq Download Manager. They take an average of 2.38 MB (2494120 bytes) on disk.

  • BiosConfigUtility.exe (701.55 KB)
  • Extract.exe (44.00 KB)
  • SoftPaqDownloadManager.exe (1.46 MB)
  • SSM.exe (193.55 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of HP SoftPaq Download Manager. Click on the links below for other HP SoftPaq Download Manager versions:

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Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager:
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager\ar\SoftpaqDownloadManager.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager\BiosConfigUtility.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager\CatalogClass.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager\cs\SoftpaqDownloadManager.resources.dll

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Hewlett-Packard|HP SoftPaq Download Manager|ar|SoftpaqDownloadManager.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Hewlett-Packard|HP SoftPaq Download Manager|CatalogClass.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Hewlett-Packard|HP SoftPaq Download Manager|cs|SoftpaqDownloadManager.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Hewlett-Packard|HP SoftPaq Download Manager|CvaFile.dll

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP SoftPaq Download Manager\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\021E4828C234C5044A3AFF32C15AF03A\640A075B671AABB4C8338E48E4C1F689
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\08EB5CED45E74844782ED578D62874C6\640A075B671AABB4C8338E48E4C1F689
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\11012DEB61D3A1C44813A21823F38EE5\640A075B671AABB4C8338E48E4C1F689

How to remove HP SoftPaq Download Manager from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP SoftPaq Download Manager is an application released by the software company Hewlett-Packard Company. Sometimes, people choose to erase this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY action to erase HP SoftPaq Download Manager is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate HP SoftPaq Download Manager or simply click the Search field and type in "HP SoftPaq Download Manager". If it exists on your system the HP SoftPaq Download Manager program will be found very quickly. When you select HP SoftPaq Download Manager in the list of programs, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about HP SoftPaq Download Manager, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP SoftPaq Download Manager:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.Hewlett-Packard.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{B570A046-A176-4BBA-8C33-E8844E1C6F98}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove HP SoftPaq Download Manager.
Uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager

8. After removing HP SoftPaq Download Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong HP SoftPaq Download Manager that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling HP SoftPaq Download Manager using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager by Hewlett-Packard Company from your computer, nor are we saying that HP SoftPaq Download Manager by Hewlett-Packard Company is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HP SoftPaq Download Manager supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 21:09:57.957