LiveUpdate LiveUpdate

A guide to uninstall LiveUpdate from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove LiveUpdate for Windows. It was developed for Windows by AsusTek Computer Inc.. Open here for more info on AsusTek Computer Inc.. More details about the app LiveUpdate can be found at . The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files\ASUS\LiveUpdate folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /I{38E5A3B1-ADF1-47E0-8024-76310A30EB36} is the full command line if you want to uninstall LiveUpdate. The program's main executable file is named LiveUpdate.exe and its approximative size is 1.04 MB (1095080 bytes).

LiveUpdate installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 1.66 MB (1740424 bytes) on disk.

  • EeeStorageCommander.exe (85.43 KB)
  • Help.exe (73.40 KB)
  • LiveUpdate.exe (1.04 MB)
  • UpdateSelf.exe (361.98 KB)
  • AsUpIoIns.exe (109.41 KB)

The current web page applies to LiveUpdate version 1.31 only. For other LiveUpdate versions please click below: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Asus\ASUS Live Update\LiveUpdate.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\LiveUpdate.exe.log
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{38E5A3B1-ADF1-47E0-8024-76310A30EB36}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|ASUS|ASUS Live Update|GifImageLib.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|ASUS|ASUS Live Update|LiveUpdate.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|ASUS|LiveUpdate|EeeStorageCommander.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\ASUS\LiveUpdate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1B3A5E831FDA0E7408426713A003BE63
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{38E5A3B1-ADF1-47E0-8024-76310A30EB36}

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|ASUS|ASUS Live Update|LiveUpdate.exe\LiveUpdate,Version="",Culture="neutral",ProcessorArchitecture="x86"
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\1B3A5E831FDA0E7408426713A003BE63\LiveUpdate_Files
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1B3A5E831FDA0E7408426713A003BE63\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Live Update\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\windows\Installer\{38E5A3B1-ADF1-47E0-8024-76310A30EB36}\

A way to delete LiveUpdate from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

LiveUpdate is a program released by AsusTek Computer Inc.. Frequently, users try to remove this program. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand requires some experience related to PCs. One of the best EASY way to remove LiveUpdate 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


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

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate LiveUpdate or simply activate the Search feature and type in "LiveUpdate". The LiveUpdate app will be found very quickly. When you click LiveUpdate in the list , the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about LiveUpdate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for LiveUpdate:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{38E5A3B1-ADF1-47E0-8024-76310A30EB36}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove LiveUpdate.
Uninstall LiveUpdate

8. After uninstalling LiveUpdate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of LiveUpdate that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing LiveUpdate using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall LiveUpdate by AsusTek Computer Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that LiveUpdate by AsusTek Computer Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall LiveUpdate in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-13 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-13 12:02:54.200