A guide to uninstall IDE from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to remove IDE for Windows. It was created for Windows by Silicon Laboratories, Inc.. Take a look here where you can find out more on Silicon Laboratories, Inc.. Please follow if you want to read more on IDE on Silicon Laboratories, Inc.'s web page. The program is usually placed in the C:\SiLabs\MCU folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling IDE is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{98FEDC1D-81B6-43C8-8CFE-E46624100D01}\setup.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. setup.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 784.00 KB (802816 bytes) on disk.

IDE installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 784.00 KB (802816 bytes) on disk.

  • setup.exe (784.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 4.50 of IDE. You can find below info on other releases of IDE:

A way to uninstall IDE from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

IDE is a program by the software company Silicon Laboratories, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to erase this program. This is hard because deleting this manually requires some experience related to PCs. The best EASY action to erase IDE 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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 the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate IDE or simply click the Search feature and type in "IDE". The IDE application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click IDE in the list of programs, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about IDE, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for IDE:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{98FEDC1D-81B6-43C8-8CFE-E46624100D01}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall IDE.
Uninstall IDE

8. After uninstalling IDE, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of IDE which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing IDE with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove IDE by Silicon Laboratories, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that IDE by Silicon Laboratories, Inc. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove IDE supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-21 05:55:01.467