KeyShepherd KeyShepherd

How to uninstall KeyShepherd from your system

This page is about KeyShepherd for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Harshasoft. You can read more on Harshasoft or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on KeyShepherd on Harshasoft's website. KeyShepherd is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. You can uninstall KeyShepherd by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{E19E66DB-A4C1-4F21-8842-B2B2411D992F}\KeyShepherd.exe /i {E19E66DB-A4C1-4F21-8842-B2B2411D992F}. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.exe and occupies 4.53 MB (4754944 bytes).

KeyShepherd contains of the executables below. They occupy 15.14 MB (15876755 bytes) on disk.

  • Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.exe (4.53 MB)
  • Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.vshost.exe (21.95 KB)
  • HarshaSoftKeyShepherd2.0_KB.exe (231.50 KB)
  • helpks.exe (10.36 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 3.0.0 of KeyShepherd. When planning to uninstall KeyShepherd you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall KeyShepherd:
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Harshasoft Corporation\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 1.0.0
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd 3.0.0

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\AxInterop.ShockwaveFlashObjects.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\DevComponents.DotNetBar2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft Keyshepherd 2.0.vshost.exe.config
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.pdb
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.vshost.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\HarshaSoftKeyShepherd2.0_KB.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\HarshaSoftKeyShepherd2.0_KB.vshost.exe.config
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\helpks.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Interop.ShockwaveFlashObjects.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Languages\eng.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Languages\sin.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Microsoft.VisualBasic.PowerPacks.Vs.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Microsoft.VisualBasic.PowerPacks.Vs.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Resources\flsh01.swf
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Resources\KeysMapping.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Data.DataSetExtensions.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Data.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Deployment.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Design.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Drawing.Design.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Drawing.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Windows.Forms.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Xml.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\System.Xml.Linq.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Harshasoft Corporation\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 1.0.0\install\Harshasoft KeyShepherd.msi

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\HARSHASOFT\KeyShepherd_2.0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\HARSHASOFT\KeyShepherd_3.0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BD66E91E1C4A12F488242B2B14D199F2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\KeyShepherd 3.0.0

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\Harshasoft KeyShepherd 3.0.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BD66E91E1C4A12F488242B2B14D199F2\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Harshasoft\KeyShepherd\

How to delete KeyShepherd from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

KeyShepherd is a program by the software company Harshasoft. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be efortful because doing this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall KeyShepherd 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 general tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate KeyShepherd or simply click the Search feature and type in "KeyShepherd". The KeyShepherd application will be found automatically. After you click KeyShepherd in the list of applications, some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about KeyShepherd, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for KeyShepherd:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{E19E66DB-A4C1-4F21-8842-B2B2411D992F}\KeyShepherd.exe /i {E19E66DB-A4C1-4F21-8842-B2B2411D992F}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove KeyShepherd.
Uninstall KeyShepherd

8. After uninstalling KeyShepherd, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of KeyShepherd which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling KeyShepherd using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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



The text above is not a piece of advice to remove KeyShepherd by Harshasoft from your computer, we are not saying that KeyShepherd by Harshasoft is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove KeyShepherd supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-08 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-08 11:25:53.733