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A guide to uninstall Hardware Diagnostic Tools from your PC

Hardware Diagnostic Tools is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by PC-Doctor, Inc.. More info about PC-Doctor, Inc. can be read here. Please follow if you want to read more on Hardware Diagnostic Tools on PC-Doctor, Inc.'s web page. The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Hardware Diagnostic Tools by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\uninst.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named pcdr5cuiw32.exe and occupies 11.40 MB (11949856 bytes).

Hardware Diagnostic Tools installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 14.79 MB (15509876 bytes) on disk.

  • applauncher.exe (4.00 KB)
  • DisableMouse.exe (236.00 KB)
  • fpuslt.exe (61.31 KB)
  • IsProcessActive.exe (4.50 KB)
  • LaunchApp.exe (40.00 KB)
  • mmxslt.exe (62.86 KB)
  • pcdr5cuiw32.exe (11.40 MB)
  • PcdrEngine.exe (6.50 KB)
  • PcdSmartMonitor.exe (540.28 KB)
  • PhysX_PcDoc.exe (188.00 KB)
  • RbMonitor64.exe (5.50 KB)
  • RunProfiler.exe (72.00 KB)
  • SetHpOpt.exe (15.50 KB)
  • Setup_nltd.exe (224.60 KB)
  • sseslt.exe (63.26 KB)
  • TSDiag.exe (607.50 KB)
  • uninst.exe (675.77 KB)
  • vistahelppane.exe (24.00 KB)
  • InstallDriver.exe (308.00 KB)
  • sc.exe (30.50 KB)
  • lansetv.exe (83.50 KB)
  • rtkbind.exe (59.00 KB)
  • lansetv6.exe (77.50 KB)
  • rtkbind6.exe (57.00 KB)
  • cleanup.exe (29.50 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 5.1.4708.19 of Hardware Diagnostic Tools. You can find below info on other releases of Hardware Diagnostic Tools: to view all...
Numerous files, folders and registry data can not be deleted when you want to remove Hardware Diagnostic Tools from your PC.

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\pcdr5cuiw32.exe
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\PC Help & Tools\Hardware Diagnostic Tools.lnk

Frequently the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\pcdr5cuiw32.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\UninstallString

A way to erase Hardware Diagnostic Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hardware Diagnostic Tools is a program offered by PC-Doctor, Inc.. Some people try to erase it. This is efortful because removing this manually takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase Hardware Diagnostic Tools 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Hardware Diagnostic Tools or simply click the Search field and type in "Hardware Diagnostic Tools". If it is installed on your PC the Hardware Diagnostic Tools program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Hardware Diagnostic Tools in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Hardware Diagnostic Tools, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Hardware Diagnostic Tools:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\uninst.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Hardware Diagnostic Tools.
Uninstall Hardware Diagnostic Tools

8. After uninstalling Hardware Diagnostic Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Hardware Diagnostic Tools that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Hardware Diagnostic Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Hardware Diagnostic Tools by PC-Doctor, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Hardware Diagnostic Tools by PC-Doctor, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Hardware Diagnostic Tools supposing 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.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 19:25:23.310