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How to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Intel Corporation. Open here where you can read more on Intel Corporation. More information about Intel(R) Desktop Utilities can be seen at . Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities folder, subject to the user's choice. The full command line for removing Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{10D45EA7-619E-4C69-8A87-0F1BEDC2DB9E}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named intelmain.exe and occupies 4.45 MB (4669608 bytes).

The following executable files are contained in Intel(R) Desktop Utilities. They occupy 7.85 MB (8232096 bytes) on disk.

  • iduAbout.exe (1.21 MB)
  • iduServ.exe (627.66 KB)
  • intelmain.exe (4.45 MB)
  • iptray.exe (1.58 MB)

This info is about Intel(R) Desktop Utilities version 3.2.6 only. You can find below info on other releases of Intel(R) Desktop Utilities: to view all...
Intel(R) Desktop Utilities has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

The files below are left behind on your disk by Intel(R) Desktop Utilities when you uninstall it:
  • 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\{6D285129-1591-4A33-B668-499D522821C1}\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\{EBE8A574-09C2-4E1C-AC03-AE7CC307EE5B}\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

Usually the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\7AE54D01E91696C4A878F0B1DE2CBDE9
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Intel\Intel(R) Desktop Utilities
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{C481E83A-8495-462D-86B2-083C29C35ED0}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\intelmain.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Desktop Utilities\intelmain.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\7AE54D01E91696C4A878F0B1DE2CBDE9\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\IduService\ImagePath

A way to delete Intel(R) Desktop Utilities from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Intel(R) Desktop Utilities is a program released by Intel Corporation. Some people choose to remove this application. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some know-how regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY procedure to remove 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Intel(R) Desktop Utilities or simply click the Search field and type in "Intel(R) Desktop Utilities". If it is installed on your PC the Intel(R) Desktop Utilities program will be found automatically. When you click Intel(R) Desktop Utilities in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Intel(R) Desktop Utilities, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Intel(R) Desktop Utilities:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{10D45EA7-619E-4C69-8A87-0F1BEDC2DB9E}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Intel(R) Desktop Utilities.
Uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities

8. After uninstalling Intel(R) Desktop Utilities, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform 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 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders 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 Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Intel(R) Desktop Utilities by Intel Corporation is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Intel(R) Desktop Utilities supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:12:16.867