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How to uninstall HikCentral from your system

You can find below details on how to remove HikCentral for Windows. The Windows release was created by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.. Additional info about Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. can be seen here. You can get more details related to HikCentral at . The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for HikCentral is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0C3CB84E-DC40-42E1-9841-3D47C5863A0D}\setup.exe. The program's main executable file is named HikCentral_Client_V1.1.0_20170914.exe and it has a size of 177.05 MB (185645536 bytes).

HikCentral is composed of the following executables which take 233.73 MB (245085160 bytes) on disk:

  • clusterdb.exe (88.00 KB)
  • createdb.exe (87.50 KB)
  • createlang.exe (102.00 KB)
  • createuser.exe (90.00 KB)
  • dropdb.exe (85.00 KB)
  • droplang.exe (102.00 KB)
  • dropuser.exe (85.00 KB)
  • ecpg.exe (795.00 KB)
  • initdb.exe (155.50 KB)
  • isolationtester.exe (64.50 KB)
  • oid2name.exe (55.50 KB)
  • pgbench.exe (156.00 KB)
  • pg_archivecleanup.exe (54.50 KB)
  • pg_basebackup.exe (107.00 KB)
  • pg_config.exe (64.50 KB)
  • pg_controldata.exe (74.50 KB)
  • pg_ctl.exe (93.00 KB)
  • pg_dump.exe (427.00 KB)
  • pg_dumpall.exe (121.50 KB)
  • pg_isolation_regress.exe (98.50 KB)
  • pg_isready.exe (68.00 KB)
  • pg_receivexlog.exe (88.50 KB)
  • pg_recvlogical.exe (89.50 KB)
  • pg_regress.exe (98.50 KB)
  • pg_regress_ecpg.exe (99.00 KB)
  • pg_resetxlog.exe (87.00 KB)
  • pg_restore.exe (189.50 KB)
  • pg_rewind.exe (117.50 KB)
  • pg_standby.exe (58.50 KB)
  • pg_test_fsync.exe (58.00 KB)
  • pg_test_timing.exe (49.50 KB)
  • pg_upgrade.exe (158.00 KB)
  • pg_xlogdump.exe (99.50 KB)
  • postgres.exe (6.19 MB)
  • psql.exe (459.50 KB)
  • reindexdb.exe (91.50 KB)
  • stackbuilder.exe (348.95 KB)
  • vacuumdb.exe (94.00 KB)
  • vacuumlo.exe (54.50 KB)
  • zic.exe (85.50 KB)
  • 7za.exe (523.50 KB)
  • CrashServerDamon.exe (25.81 KB)
  • stream.exe (24.31 KB)
  • StreamServerApp.exe (39.50 KB)
  • xmltool.exe (229.31 KB)
  • CrashServerDamon.exe (26.81 KB)
  • VSM.exe (26.31 KB)
  • instsrv.exe (31.50 KB)
  • srvany.exe (8.00 KB)
  • HikCentralWebPlugin.exe (33.33 MB)
  • HikCentral_Client_V1.1.0_20170914.exe (177.05 MB)
  • SADPServerComponents.exe (5.23 MB)
  • User Manual of HikCentral Web Client.exe (4.82 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.01.000 of HikCentral. You can find here a few links to other HikCentral versions:

If planning to uninstall HikCentral you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral

The files below were left behind on your disk by HikCentral when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSExternal Device ServerInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSHikCentral STREAMInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSKPSInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSnginxInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSPostgreSQLInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSSWMSInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSVSMInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\InSwdsInstall.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\installation log\killprocess.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\7za.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\AlarmSDK.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\AnalyzeData.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\aps_dis_HikCentral_HD.pem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\aps_dis_HikCentral_Mobile.pem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\A-server
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\AudioRender.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\AviConverter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\AVSynchronizer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Base64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\CapabilitySet.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\capn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\CrashAPI.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\CrashServer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\CrashServerDamon.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\D3DCompiler_43.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\d3dx9_43.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\DataBroker.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\DBLayer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\DRMControl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\DSetup
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\DycHikSingleThreadDecode.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EagleEyeRender.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EmapImage\Icon\emap_icon_camera_g.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EmapImage\Icon\emap_icon_hot_g.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EmapImage\Icon\emap_icon_input_g.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EmapImage\Icon\emap_icon_mark_g.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\EmapImage\Icon\emap_icon_output_g.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\FileStorage.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\flexoperation.pem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\FlxComm64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\FlxCore64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDK.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\AnalyzeData.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\AudioIntercom.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCAlarm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCCoreDevCfg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCDisplay.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCGeneralCfgMgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCIndustry.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCPlayBack.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCPreview.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\HCVoiceTalk.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\libiconv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\OpenAL32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\ssleay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\StreamTransClient.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetSDKCom\SystemTransform.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HCNetUtils.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\hcs_sdk.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\hlog.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\hplug.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\hpr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\hservice.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\HWDecode.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Icon\HikCentral Web Client.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Identify.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\install.bat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libiconv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libintl-8.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libmmd.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libpq.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\libxml2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\Push\default_logout.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\Push\push.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\IDataLog.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\InterfaceLog.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\test.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\VSM.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\VSMCommLayerLog.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\Log\VSM\VSMPriorityLog.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\log4cxx.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\BackUpCert\A-server
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\Config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\DBSetup.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\DefaultCert\A-server
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\DSetup
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\Emap.benchmark
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\Event.benchmark
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\IncreResource.benchmark
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\LocalLog.benchmark
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\LPRRecord.benchmark
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\VSM\maintain\LPRResource.benchmark

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Factory Cache 4.8\com.trolltech.Qt.QTextCodecFactoryInterface:\C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Plugin Cache 4.8.false\C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.\HikCentral
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0C3CB84E-DC40-42E1-9841-3D47C5863A0D}

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\Client\HikCentralControlClient.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\Client\VSPlayer\unins000.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\Client\VSPlayer\VSPlayer.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral\VSM Servers\Watchdog\Watchdog.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Users\UserName\Downloads\HikCentral_Client_V1.1.0 (1).exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Users\UserName\Downloads\HikCentral_Client_V1.1.0 (2).exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2292272450-1044262569-2511166902-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Users\UserName\Downloads\HikCentral_V1.1.0 (1).exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VSM\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VSM\ImagePath

A way to delete HikCentral from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HikCentral is a program released by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.. Some users choose to remove this application. This is easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove HikCentral 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate HikCentral or simply click the Search feature and type in "HikCentral". If it exists on your system the HikCentral program will be found automatically. After you select HikCentral in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about HikCentral, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HikCentral:

  • The web site of the application is: http://www.HangzhouHikvisionDigitalTechnologyCo.,
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0C3CB84E-DC40-42E1-9841-3D47C5863A0D}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall HikCentral.
Uninstall HikCentral

8. After removing HikCentral, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong HikCentral which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing HikCentral using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall HikCentral by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. from your computer, nor are we saying that HikCentral by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall HikCentral supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-08-29 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-29 10:53:06.980