PCKeeper PCKeeper

A guide to uninstall PCKeeper from your computer

PCKeeper is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by Essentware. More information about Essentware can be found here. The entire uninstall command line for PCKeeper is C:\ProgramData\Essentware\installer.exe /UNINSTPCK. PCKeeper.exe is the PCKeeper's primary executable file and it takes close to 512.67 KB (524976 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in PCKeeper. They take 2.24 MB (2347272 bytes) on disk.

  • AppRemFolder.exe (84.69 KB)
  • CrashReportSender.exe (20.69 KB)
  • DrvInstaller.exe (102.69 KB)
  • Elevator.exe (14.19 KB)
  • OcfElevator.exe (143.69 KB)
  • OneClickFixService.exe (1.08 MB)
  • PCKeeper.exe (512.67 KB)
  • PCKeeperService.exe (187.27 KB)
  • PCKElevatedHost.exe (116.19 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to PCKeeper version 2.2.2165 alone. You can find below info on other versions of PCKeeper: to view all...
Some files, folders and Windows registry data can not be removed when you remove PCKeeper from your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\download_pckeeper_software_63

Files remaining:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Essentware\PCKeeper Antivirus.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Essentware\PCKeeper.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\AC\#!121\MicrosoftEdge\User\Default\DOMStore\K895DQK8\land.pckeeper[1].xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\Desktop\PCKeeper Installer.exe

Generally the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Children\121\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Children\121\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Children\121\Internet Explorer\EdpDomStorage\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Children\121\Internet Explorer\EdpDomStorage\

A way to delete PCKeeper from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PCKeeper is an application marketed by Essentware. Frequently, users decide to remove it. This can be hard because performing this manually requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove PCKeeper 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate PCKeeper or simply activate the Search feature and type in "PCKeeper". If it is installed on your PC the PCKeeper application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select PCKeeper in the list of apps, some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about PCKeeper, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall PCKeeper.
Uninstall PCKeeper

8. After uninstalling PCKeeper, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong PCKeeper which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PCKeeper using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


This page is not a recommendation to remove PCKeeper by Essentware from your PC, nor are we saying that PCKeeper by Essentware is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove PCKeeper in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-05-28 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @danarm
Last update on: 2016-05-28 15:19:07.687