KickStart KickStart

A guide to uninstall KickStart from your computer

KickStart is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Keithley Instruments. Further information on Keithley Instruments can be found here. Click on to get more data about KickStart on Keithley Instruments's website. KickStart is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\Keithley Instruments\KickStart directory, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. You can remove KickStart by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CC51554F-0EB1-4AB9-BA16-D944B2B2A0A5}\setup.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. KickStart's main file takes around 954.00 KB (976896 bytes) and is named KickStart.exe.

KickStart contains of the executables below. They occupy 33.14 MB (34752328 bytes) on disk.

  • KickStart.exe (954.00 KB)
  • KickStartSystemManager.exe (10.73 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.41 MB)
  • SystemRequirementsError.exe (57.99 KB)
  • VCRunTimeInstaller.exe (179.48 KB)
  • vc_redist.x64.exe (14.30 MB)
  • vc_redist.x86.exe (13.50 MB)
  • VisaNetSharedComponentsInstaller.exe (112.54 KB)
  • VisaSharedComponentsInstaller.exe (112.54 KB)
  • niPie.exe (71.94 KB)
  • WindowsInstaller-KB893803-v2-x86.exe (2.47 MB) to view all...

This info is about KickStart version alone. Click on the links below for other KickStart versions: to view all...

A way to remove KickStart with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

KickStart is a program offered by Keithley Instruments. Some people choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because performing this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE manner to uninstall KickStart 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate KickStart or simply activate the Search field and type in "KickStart". If it exists on your system the KickStart program will be found automatically. When you click KickStart in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding KickStart, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for KickStart:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CC51554F-0EB1-4AB9-BA16-D944B2B2A0A5}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove KickStart.
Uninstall KickStart

8. After removing KickStart, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong KickStart that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing KickStart using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall KickStart by Keithley Instruments from your PC, nor are we saying that KickStart by Keithley Instruments is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall KickStart in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-11-30 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-11-30 01:43:14.667