Microsoft Default Manager Microsoft Default Manager

A guide to uninstall Microsoft Default Manager from your computer

Microsoft Default Manager is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by Microsoft Corporation. Check out here for more details on Microsoft Corporation. Microsoft Default Manager is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Default Manager directory, subject to the user's decision. The complete uninstall command line for Microsoft Default Manager is MsiExec.exe /X{1CAC7A41-583B-4483-9FA5-3E5465AFF8C2}. The program's main executable file is labeled DefMgr.exe and its approximative size is 429.27 KB (439568 bytes).

The following executable files are incorporated in Microsoft Default Manager. They take 429.27 KB (439568 bytes) on disk.

  • DefMgr.exe (429.27 KB)

The current web page applies to Microsoft Default Manager version alone. You can find below info on other versions of Microsoft Default Manager:

If you are manually uninstalling Microsoft Default Manager we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Search Enhancement Pack\Default Manager

A way to delete Microsoft Default Manager with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Microsoft Default Manager is an application released by Microsoft Corporation. Some users choose to remove it. This can be efortful because doing this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY way to remove Microsoft Default Manager 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Microsoft Default Manager or simply activate the Search field and type in "Microsoft Default Manager". If it is installed on your PC the Microsoft Default Manager app will be found automatically. After you click Microsoft Default Manager in the list , the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Microsoft Default Manager, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Microsoft Default Manager.
Uninstall Microsoft Default Manager

8. After removing Microsoft Default Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Microsoft Default Manager which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Microsoft Default Manager with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Microsoft Default Manager by Microsoft Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Microsoft Default Manager by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Microsoft Default Manager in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 09:30:10.843