Intel(R) Desktop Utilities Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

A way to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Intel Corporation. Take a look here for more info on Intel Corporation. More details about the app Intel(R) Desktop Utilities can be seen at . Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities folder, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. Intel(R) Desktop Utilities's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{D5712598-E05C-4B51-B97B-66A2EBC80170}\setup.exe. Intel(R) Desktop Utilities's main file takes around 4.58 MB (4804808 bytes) and is called intelmain.exe.

Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is composed of the following executables which take 7.47 MB (7827744 bytes) on disk:

  • iduAbout.exe (1.21 MB)
  • iduServ.exe (121.70 KB)
  • intelmain.exe (4.58 MB)
  • iptray.exe (1.56 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 3.2.1 of Intel(R) Desktop Utilities. Click on the links below for other Intel(R) Desktop Utilities versions: to view all...
Intel(R) Desktop Utilities has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities:
  • C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

The files below were left behind on your disk by Intel(R) Desktop Utilities's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\alerts.log
  • C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\cpuid_dll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\dataobj.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\dmstheme.ini

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{D5712598-E05C-4B51-B97B-66A2EBC80170}

Additional registry values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0E5E0A12040FBD742816B57A2B96A95C\8952175DC50E15B49BB7662ABE8C1007
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\1FFC323F5A12FC048956F71D07134AB7\8952175DC50E15B49BB7662ABE8C1007
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\68DEAC05A956A05469D33D68710843B1\8952175DC50E15B49BB7662ABE8C1007

How to delete Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is an application by Intel Corporation. Sometimes, users try to erase it. This can be easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE approach to erase Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to clean your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Intel(R) Desktop Utilities or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Intel(R) Desktop Utilities". If it is installed on your PC the Intel(R) Desktop Utilities app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Intel(R) Desktop Utilities in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Intel(R) Desktop Utilities, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Intel(R) Desktop Utilities:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{D5712598-E05C-4B51-B97B-66A2EBC80170}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities.
Uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

8. After removing Intel(R) Desktop Utilities, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Intel(R) Desktop Utilities which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Intel(R) Desktop Utilities with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-02 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-02 03:58:54.107