LiveUpdate LiveUpdate

A guide to uninstall LiveUpdate from your computer

This page is about LiveUpdate for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by ASUSTeK Computer Inc.. More information on ASUSTeK Computer Inc. can be found here. Please open if you want to read more on LiveUpdate on ASUSTeK Computer Inc.'s web page. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\ASUS\LiveUpdate directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary being determined by the user's choice. "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D03557FD-202C-43BD-940E-0602AD7ECEF6}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly is the full command line if you want to remove LiveUpdate. The application's main executable file has a size of 558.30 KB (571704 bytes) on disk and is named LiveUpdate.exe.

LiveUpdate is composed of the following executables which occupy 2.88 MB (3022832 bytes) on disk:

  • ASUSLiveUpdateDownload.exe (84.00 KB)
  • HotKeyService.exe (152.80 KB)
  • LiveUpdate.exe (558.30 KB)
  • UpdateSelf.exe (2.11 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of LiveUpdate. You can find below a few links to other LiveUpdate releases: to view all...

A way to remove LiveUpdate from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

LiveUpdate is an application released by ASUSTeK Computer Inc.. Some users want to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE manner to erase LiveUpdate is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 general utility to optimize your system.


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

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find LiveUpdate or simply activate the Search field and type in "LiveUpdate". The LiveUpdate application will be found automatically. After you click LiveUpdate in the list of programs, some data about the application is available to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D03557FD-202C-43BD-940E-0602AD7ECEF6}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall LiveUpdate.
Uninstall LiveUpdate

8. After removing LiveUpdate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of LiveUpdate that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling LiveUpdate with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove LiveUpdate by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that LiveUpdate by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove LiveUpdate 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' computers.

2015-05-05 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-05-05 07:18:13.053