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How to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Lenovo Active Protection System for Windows. It is produced by Lenovo. Take a look here where you can get more info on Lenovo. Click on to get more details about Lenovo Active Protection System on Lenovo's website. Lenovo Active Protection System is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Active Protection System directory, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. Lenovo Active Protection System's complete uninstall command line is "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B9CE8032-ABBD-49E2-8554-8924599BE4BC}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. Lenovo Active Protection System's primary file takes about 79.50 KB (81408 bytes) and is called devcon.exe.

The executable files below are part of Lenovo Active Protection System. They occupy about 79.50 KB (81408 bytes) on disk.

  • devcon.exe (79.50 KB)

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A way to delete Lenovo Active Protection System with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lenovo Active Protection System is an application marketed by the software company Lenovo. Sometimes, computer users want to erase it. This is easier said than done because removing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK action to erase Lenovo Active Protection System is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Lenovo Active Protection System or simply click the Search feature and type in "Lenovo Active Protection System". If it exists on your system the Lenovo Active Protection System application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Lenovo Active Protection System in the list , the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Lenovo Active Protection System, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Lenovo Active Protection System:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B9CE8032-ABBD-49E2-8554-8924599BE4BC}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Lenovo Active Protection System.
Uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System

8. After removing Lenovo Active Protection System, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Lenovo Active Protection System that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Lenovo Active Protection System with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System by Lenovo from your computer, nor are we saying that Lenovo Active Protection System by Lenovo is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Lenovo Active Protection System in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-03-07 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-07 05:32:05.617