Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 Hotspot Shield 7.20.20

A way to uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 from your computer

Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by AnchorFree Inc.. Additional info about AnchorFree Inc. can be found here. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line msiexec.exe /x {AF599C42-A2E5-4251-B7EE-4925C268EA32} /L*V C:\Users\DAYCOM~1\AppData\Local\Temp\HSS-7.20.20-install-AnchorFree-1.exe.log. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. hsscp.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 115.38 KB (118144 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed alongside Hotspot Shield 7.20.20. They occupy about 6.37 MB (6675176 bytes) on disk.

  • HSS v.2.exe (147.00 KB)
  • cfghlp_cmd64.exe (553.88 KB)
  • cmw_srv.exe (52.38 KB)
  • CrashSender1403.exe (910.38 KB)
  • Hss.TrayNtf.exe (60.88 KB)
  • hsscp.exe (115.38 KB)
  • HssInstaller.exe (407.88 KB)
  • HssInstaller64.exe (885.38 KB)
  • hydra.exe (342.38 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (85.74 KB)
  • CrashSender1403.exe (1.61 MB)
  • hydra.exe (1.03 MB)
  • tap-windows-9.21.2.exe (250.23 KB) to view all...

This data is about Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 version 7.20.20 only. Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove Hotspot Shield 7.20.20.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield

The files below remain on your disk by Hotspot Shield 7.20.20's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\cmw_srv.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\cmw_srv.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\CommonServiceLocator.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\concrt140.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\crashrpt_lang.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\CrashRpt1403.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\CrashSender1403.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\de\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\es\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Foundation.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Foundation.Interop.Wfp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\fr\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\FxNtfBridge.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\FxServiceBridge.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Google.Protobuf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hardcodet.Wpf.TaskbarNotification.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Application.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Framework.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Management.Contract.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Management.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Notification.Contract.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.Services.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.UI.Auxiliary.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.UI.View.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Client.UI.ViewModel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Common.Rpc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Common.Support.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Common.Wcf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Backend.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Configuration.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.DataPath.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Landing.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.ManagedAdapter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Management.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Messaging.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.Service.Support.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.TrayNtf.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Hss.UnifiedApi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\hsscp.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\HssInstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\HssInstaller64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\HtmlToXamlConverter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\hydra.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\ja\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\ko\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-ara.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-bur.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-chi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-eng.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-fre.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-ger.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-ind.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-jpn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-kor.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-per.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-por.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-rus.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-spa.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-tur.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\lang\gui-vie.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Microsoft.Expression.Interactions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Mixpanel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\msvcp140.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\msvcp140_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\msvcp140_2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Ninject.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Ninject.Extensions.Factory.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\NLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\PktMgrLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Prism.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\Prism.Wpf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\pt\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\ru\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\speed.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\System.Collections.Immutable.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\System.ValueTuple.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\System.Windows.Interactivity.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\tapinstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\tr\Hss.Client.UI.View.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\TrafMgr_1_4_32.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\TrafMgr_1_4_64.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\TrafMgrClnt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\ucrtbase.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\vccorlib140.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\vcruntime140.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\vistahlp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\afvpn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\crashrpt_lang.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\CrashRpt1403.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\CrashSender1403.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\hydra.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\PktMgrLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\TrafMgr_1_4_64.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\x64\TrafMgrClnt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\ZendeskApi_v2.dll

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\HotspotShield

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\hsscp.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\hsscp.exe.FriendlyAppName

A way to uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 is a program marketed by the software company AnchorFree Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because removing this by hand takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY practice to uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 or simply click the Search field and type in "Hotspot Shield 7.20.20". If it is installed on your PC the Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 program will be found automatically. After you click Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 in the list of programs, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Hotspot Shield 7.20.20, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Hotspot Shield 7.20.20.
Uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20

8. After removing Hotspot Shield 7.20.20, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 by AnchorFree Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 by AnchorFree Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Hotspot Shield 7.20.20 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-08-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-24 11:05:36.480