Application Microsoft Choice Guard

A guide to uninstall Microsoft Choice Guard from your PC

This web page is about Microsoft Choice Guard for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Microsoft Corporation. Additional info about Microsoft Corporation can be found here. The application is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Choice Guard folder. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's choice. You can uninstall Microsoft Choice Guard by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{F0E12BBA-AD66-4022-A453-A1C8A0C4D570}. Note that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Microsoft Choice Guard's primary file takes around 71.80 KB (73528 bytes) and its name is CGuard.exe.

Microsoft Choice Guard is comprised of the following executables which occupy 71.80 KB (73528 bytes) on disk:

  • CGuard.exe (71.80 KB)

The current web page applies to Microsoft Choice Guard version only. Microsoft Choice Guard has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Microsoft Choice Guard:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Choice Guard

The files below are left behind on your disk by Microsoft Choice Guard when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Choice Guard\CGuard.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Choice Guard\ChoiceGuard.dll

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Choice Guard\

A way to delete Microsoft Choice Guard with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Microsoft Choice Guard is an application released by Microsoft Corporation. Frequently, people decide to remove this application. Sometimes this is efortful because uninstalling this manually takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action to remove Microsoft Choice Guard 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Microsoft Choice Guard or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Microsoft Choice Guard". If it exists on your system the Microsoft Choice Guard app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Microsoft Choice Guard in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Microsoft Choice Guard, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Microsoft Choice Guard.
Uninstall Microsoft Choice Guard

8. After uninstalling Microsoft Choice Guard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Microsoft Choice Guard which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Microsoft Choice Guard using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Microsoft Choice Guard by Microsoft Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Microsoft Choice Guard by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Microsoft Choice Guard supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:52:23.143