Application Microsoft Security Client

A guide to uninstall Microsoft Security Client from your system

This page is about Microsoft Security Client for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Microsoft Corporation. More information on Microsoft Corporation can be seen here. Usually the Microsoft Security Client application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for uninstalling Microsoft Security Client is MsiExec.exe /I{42738DB0-FC3E-4672-A99B-9372F5696E30}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. ConfigSecurityPolicy.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 372.52 KB (381456 bytes) on disk.

Microsoft Security Client installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 5.24 MB (5496648 bytes) on disk.

  • ConfigSecurityPolicy.exe (372.52 KB)
  • msseces.exe (1.37 MB)
  • msseoobe.exe (655.70 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.16 MB)
  • MpCmdRun.exe (266.95 KB)
  • MsMpEng.exe (12.48 KB)
  • NisSrv.exe (281.52 KB) to view all...

This info is about Microsoft Security Client version 2.1.1116.0 only. Click on the links below for other Microsoft Security Client versions: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client

The files below were left behind on your disk by Microsoft Security Client when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\en-us\MsMpRes.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\en-us\shellext.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\eppmanifest.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\MsMpRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\msseces.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\shellext.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\sqmapi.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{54B6DC7D-8C5B-4DFB-BC15-C010A3326B2B}

A way to uninstall Microsoft Security Client from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Microsoft Security Client is a program released by the software company Microsoft Corporation. Some people want to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY action to erase Microsoft Security Client 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on 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 tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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 existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Microsoft Security Client or simply click the Search field and type in "Microsoft Security Client". The Microsoft Security Client application will be found automatically. After you select Microsoft Security Client in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Microsoft Security Client, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Microsoft Security Client.
Uninstall Microsoft Security Client

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

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

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 Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Microsoft Security Client by Microsoft Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Microsoft Security Client by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Microsoft Security Client in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon 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 03:46:20.560