Hotkey Service Hotkey Service

A way to uninstall Hotkey Service from your PC

Hotkey Service is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by AsusTek Computer Inc.. You can find out more on AsusTek Computer Inc. or check for application updates here. Further information about Hotkey Service can be found at . The application is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\ASUS directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling Hotkey Service is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{71C0E38E-09F2-4386-9977-404D4F6640CD}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for administrator rights. HotkeyService.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 1.20 MB (1263024 bytes) on disk.

Hotkey Service contains of the executables below. They occupy 48.68 MB (51039498 bytes) on disk.

  • aprp.exe (3.18 MB)
  • MediaController.exe (131.66 KB)
  • SCamera_uninstall.exe (11.17 KB)
  • sim soft lock.exe (16.67 KB)
  • SmartCamera.exe (1.80 MB)
  • Asus Vibe.exe (536.17 KB)
  • ASUS WebStorage.exe (25.33 KB)
  • uninst.exe (246.46 KB)
  • ASUSWSBackup.exe (1.58 MB)
  • ASUSWSBookmarkSyncer.exe (881.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSCalendar.exe (645.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSCalendar_O.exe (689.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSdrive.exe (809.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSGoToWeb.exe (793.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSMobileApp.exe (737.33 KB)
  • ASUSWSMySyncFolder.exe (1.43 MB)
  • AsusWSPanel.exe (719.83 KB)
  • AsusWSService.exe (1.18 MB)
  • AsusWSUpdater.exe (85.33 KB)
  • ChangeIcon.exe (28.00 KB)
  • gacutil.exe (88.50 KB)
  • InstallAction.exe (329.33 KB)
  • install_flash_player_ax.exe (2.70 MB)
  • RegisterExtension.exe (20.00 KB)
  • RegisterExtension_x64.exe (16.00 KB)
  • RestartExplorer.exe (6.50 KB)
  • AsusScreensaver.exe (778.42 KB)
  • FlashEPC.exe (114.63 KB)
  • Update.exe (3.10 MB)
  • WinFlash.exe (1.95 MB)
  • AsusVibe2.0.exe (901.67 KB)
  • AsusVibeCheckUpdate.exe (19.17 KB)
  • AsusVibeLauncher.exe (1.87 MB)
  • AsusVibeLiveUpdate.exe (20.17 KB)
  • dotNetFX35setup.exe (2.82 MB)
  • dotNetFx40_Full_setup.exe (866.39 KB)
  • unins000.exe (699.96 KB)
  • uninst.exe (160.12 KB)
  • UninstallV1.exe (206.17 KB)
  • CapsHook.exe (434.91 KB)
  • Eee Docking.exe (407.67 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.11 MB)
  • FontResizer.exe (1.01 MB)
  • AsusSender.exe (33.91 KB)
  • AsusService.exe (219.41 KB)
  • HotKeyMon.exe (99.41 KB)
  • HotkeyService.exe (1.20 MB)
  • AsInsInit.exe (58.63 KB)
  • AsInstSrv.exe (54.63 KB)
  • GadgetController.exe (1.61 MB)
  • InsOnSrv.exe (90.63 KB)
  • InsOnWMI.exe (98.63 KB)
  • InstantOnSetter.exe (128.63 KB)
  • ResumeInstantOn.exe (114.13 KB)
  • Welcome.exe (514.63 KB)
  • AsIoUnins.exe (114.63 KB)
  • EeeStorageCommander.exe (85.43 KB)
  • Help.exe (73.40 KB)
  • LiveUpdate.exe (1.04 MB)
  • UpdateSelf.exe (361.98 KB)
  • AsUpIoIns.exe (109.41 KB)
  • UpdateHotfixWithReboot.exe (100.50 KB)
  • USBCharge+_1.0.0.23.exe (7.32 MB)
  • SuperHybridEngine.exe (416.43 KB) to view all...

This page is about Hotkey Service version 1.45 only. You can find below info on other application versions of Hotkey Service: to view all...

A way to remove Hotkey Service from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hotkey Service is a program by the software company AsusTek Computer Inc.. Some computer users want to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this manually requires some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY practice to uninstall Hotkey Service 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Hotkey Service or simply click the Search feature and type in "Hotkey Service". If it is installed on your PC the Hotkey Service program will be found automatically. When you click Hotkey Service in the list of apps, some information about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Hotkey Service, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Hotkey Service:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{71C0E38E-09F2-4386-9977-404D4F6640CD}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Hotkey Service.
Uninstall Hotkey Service

8. After uninstalling Hotkey Service, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Hotkey Service that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Hotkey Service using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Hotkey Service by AsusTek Computer Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Hotkey Service by AsusTek Computer Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Hotkey Service 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' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 23:57:14.453