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How to uninstall HikCentral from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall HikCentral for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.. More info about Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. can be seen here. You can get more details related to HikCentral at . HikCentral is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\HikCentral directory, subject to the user's option. You can remove HikCentral by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0C3CB84E-DC40-42E1-9841-3D47C5863A0D}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. HikCentral's primary file takes around 2.36 MB (2471696 bytes) and its name is Watchdog.exe.

HikCentral is composed of the following executables which take 3.72 MB (3896656 bytes) on disk:

  • 7za.exe (523.50 KB)
  • CrashServerDamon.exe (25.77 KB)
  • stream.exe (24.27 KB)
  • StreamServerApp.exe (40.00 KB)
  • xmltool.exe (229.27 KB)
  • Watchdog.exe (2.36 MB)
  • wds.exe (25.27 KB) to view all...

This page is about HikCentral version 1.3.0 alone. For other HikCentral versions please click below:

A way to remove HikCentral using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HikCentral is an application offered by Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.. Some computer users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be hard because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK practice to uninstall 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 already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

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 your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find HikCentral or simply activate the Search feature and type in "HikCentral". If it is installed on your PC the HikCentral application will be found automatically. When you click HikCentral in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding HikCentral, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for HikCentral:

  • The software company is: http://www.HangzhouHikvisionDigitalTechnologyCo.,
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{0C3CB84E-DC40-42E1-9841-3D47C5863A0D}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall HikCentral.
Uninstall HikCentral

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

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


This page is not a recommendation 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 only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall HikCentral in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-06-09 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-09 05:57:02.370