HP Update HP Update

A way to uninstall HP Update from your system

HP Update is a Windows application. Read more about how to uninstall it from your computer. It is written by Hewlett-Packard. Additional info about Hewlett-Packard can be read here. Click on to get more data about HP Update on Hewlett-Packard's website. HP Update is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hp\HP Software Update folder, depending on the user's choice. You can remove HP Update by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{912D30CF-F39E-4B31-AD9A-123C6B794EE2}. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. HP Update's primary file takes about 627.30 KB (642360 bytes) and is named hpwucli.exe.

The executable files below are part of HP Update. They occupy about 721.11 KB (738416 bytes) on disk.

  • hpwucli.exe (627.30 KB)
  • hpwuschd2.exe (93.80 KB)

The current web page applies to HP Update version only. You can find below info on other versions of HP Update:

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If you're planning to uninstall HP Update you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Software Update

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Software Update\hpwucli.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Software Update\hpwuschd2.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\HP Software Update\SoftwareUpdate.dll
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\HP\AtInstall\001\HP Update.log
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\HP\AtInstall\048\HP Update.log
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\125\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_HP_HP Software Update_hpwucli_exe
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update.msi
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1025.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1028.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1029.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1030.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1031.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1032.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1033.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1034.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1035.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1036.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1037.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1038.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1040.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1041.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1042.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1043.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1044.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1045.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1046.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1049.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1053.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_1055.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS4A81\Optional\HP Update_2052.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update.msi
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1025.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1028.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1029.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1030.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1031.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1032.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1033.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1034.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1035.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1036.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1037.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1038.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1040.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1041.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1042.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1043.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1044.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1045.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1046.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1049.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1053.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_1055.mst
  • C:\Users\wsini\AppData\Local\Temp\7zS6221\Optional\HP Update_2052.mst
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{912D30CF-F39E-4B31-AD9A-123C6B794EE2}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Frequently the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Update
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FC03D219E93F13B4DAA921C3B697E42E
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Update
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{912D30CF-F39E-4B31-AD9A-123C6B794EE2}

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FC03D219E93F13B4DAA921C3B697E42E\ProductName

A way to delete HP Update with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HP Update is an application offered by the software company Hewlett-Packard. Frequently, computer users decide to remove this program. This is efortful because doing this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE manner to remove HP Update is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate HP Update or simply click the Search feature and type in "HP Update". The HP Update application will be found very quickly. When you click HP Update in the list of programs, the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about HP Update, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HP Update:

  • The publisher is: http://www.hp.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{912D30CF-F39E-4B31-AD9A-123C6B794EE2}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall HP Update.
Uninstall HP Update

8. After removing HP Update, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong HP Update which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing HP Update with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove HP Update by Hewlett-Packard from your PC, nor are we saying that HP Update by Hewlett-Packard is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove HP Update supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:40:42.103