Livedrive Livedrive

How to uninstall Livedrive from your system

Livedrive is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Livedrive Internet Limited. More information about Livedrive Internet Limited can be found here. Please open if you want to read more on Livedrive on Livedrive Internet Limited's page. Usually the Livedrive application is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The entire uninstall command line for Livedrive is MsiExec.exe /X{8C5CEA18-CCF0-45AD-9C89-623B2ECCD90C}. The program's main executable file is named Livedrive.exe and its approximative size is 5.12 MB (5363928 bytes).

The following executables are installed alongside Livedrive. They occupy about 6.56 MB (6874616 bytes) on disk.

  • DetectMetro.exe (633.21 KB)
  • Livedrive.exe (5.12 MB)
  • ServiceManager.exe (14.21 KB)
  • Updater.exe (804.68 KB)
  • VSSService.exe (23.18 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Livedrive. Click on the links below for other Livedrive versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall Livedrive.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Livedrive
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Livedrive

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive\AlphaFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive\bin\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive\bin\cbfs.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Livedrive\bin\cbfsinst.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{5A2A5978-6F74-4BD3-B09C-EB44A1457500}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Livedrive
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Livedrive_RASAPI32

Open regedit.exe to delete the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{005C2E48-BD95-4F38-8FD9-9E4CB7C78D2A}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{39768A91-BDC2-465D-807D-7DA2D1887E2E}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{39A1715A-E4CD-4F1E-B5C4-36B5DB80124E}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{42058329-2FBF-4B33-8E52-3BE5754DE0C1}\InprocServer32\

How to uninstall Livedrive from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Livedrive is an application offered by Livedrive Internet Limited. Sometimes, users choose to erase this program. This is easier said than done because doing this manually takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK solution to erase Livedrive is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Livedrive or simply click the Search field and type in "Livedrive". If it is installed on your PC the Livedrive application will be found automatically. After you select Livedrive in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

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

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{8C5CEA18-CCF0-45AD-9C89-623B2ECCD90C}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Livedrive.
Uninstall Livedrive

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

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Livedrive by Livedrive Internet Limited from your PC, nor are we saying that Livedrive by Livedrive Internet Limited is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Livedrive in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-30 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-29 23:17:03.257