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

A guide to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your computer

This info is about Intel(R) Desktop Utilities for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Intel Corporation. Go over here where you can find out more on Intel Corporation. You can get more details on Intel(R) Desktop Utilities at . The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{C481E83A-8495-462D-86B2-083C29C35ED0}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. intelmain.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 4.46 MB (4673328 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in Intel(R) Desktop Utilities. They take 7.86 MB (8246976 bytes) on disk.

  • iduAbout.exe (1.21 MB)
  • iduServ.exe (631.30 KB)
  • intelmain.exe (4.46 MB)
  • iptray.exe (1.58 MB)

The current web page applies to Intel(R) Desktop Utilities version 3.2.8 alone. You can find here a few links to other Intel(R) Desktop Utilities releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Intel(R) Desktop Utilities we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\alerts.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\cpuid_dll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\dataobj.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\dmstheme.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\htmls\alert.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\IDesktopUtil.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\iduAbout.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\iduServ.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\InstHelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\intelmain.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\IpmiTrans.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\iptray.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\manage.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\mf_sensor.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\mf_smbios.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\mf_system.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\osaiodll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Provider\ISensorPlug.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Provider\SmbiosPlug.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Provider\SystemPlug.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Provider\WMIPlug.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\English.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\English_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\French.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\French_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\German.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\German_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Italian.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Italian_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Russian.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Russian_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Simplified.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Simplified_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Spanish.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\Resources\Spanish_AgentTray.lpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\sensors.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\ServiceControl.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{5AD00197-7B8C-4159-81B1-807AE4C20485}\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities\__LanguageFiles\IDesktopUtil.chm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities\__LanguageFiles\strtab.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities\__LanguageFiles\strtab_agent_tray.ini

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A38E184C5948D264682B80C3923CE50D
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{C481E83A-8495-462D-86B2-083C29C35ED0}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A38E184C5948D264682B80C3923CE50D\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\IduService\ImagePath

How to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is an application released by the software company Intel Corporation. Frequently, computer users try to erase this application. This is hard because performing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK solution to erase Intel(R) Desktop Utilities 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Intel(R) Desktop Utilities or simply click the Search feature and type in "Intel(R) Desktop Utilities". If it exists on your system the Intel(R) Desktop Utilities application will be found automatically. After you click Intel(R) Desktop Utilities in the list , some information about the program is available to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{C481E83A-8495-462D-86B2-083C29C35ED0}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities.
Uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities 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' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 19:35:01.270