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A guide to uninstall PDQ Deploy from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to remove PDQ Deploy for Windows. It was created for Windows by Admin Arsenal. More data about Admin Arsenal can be found here. Usually the PDQ Deploy application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy directory, depending on the user's option during install. The full uninstall command line for PDQ Deploy is MsiExec.exe /X{78CB0980-8D2D-4129-8808-FBB54354A248}. PDQDeployConsole.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 2.13 MB (2230760 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in PDQ Deploy. They take 5.20 MB (5452568 bytes) on disk.

  • PDQDeploy.exe (46.98 KB)
  • PDQDeployConsole.exe (2.13 MB)
  • PDQDeployService.exe (434.98 KB)
  • RemoteRepair.exe (2.06 MB)
  • sqlite3.exe (553.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of PDQ Deploy. You can find below info on other application versions of PDQ Deploy:

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PDQ Deploy has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\PDQ Deploy
  • C:\Users\techinfo\AppData\Local\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy\Documentation.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy\Documentation.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy\Notification.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy\PDQDeploy.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{FDA52910-7907-4E11-8317-8BE95AF7A50A}

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\PDQDeployConsole.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\pdqdeploy\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\cmdfile\shell\pdqdeploy\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\pdqdeploy\command\

A way to erase PDQ Deploy from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PDQ Deploy is a program marketed by the software company Admin Arsenal. Frequently, users want to remove it. This can be easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some knowledge regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE solution to remove PDQ Deploy is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate PDQ Deploy or simply click the Search field and type in "PDQ Deploy". If it is installed on your PC the PDQ Deploy app will be found very quickly. After you click PDQ Deploy in the list of programs, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about PDQ Deploy, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall PDQ Deploy.
Uninstall PDQ Deploy

8. After removing PDQ Deploy, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of PDQ Deploy that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PDQ Deploy with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove PDQ Deploy by Admin Arsenal from your PC, nor are we saying that PDQ Deploy by Admin Arsenal is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove PDQ Deploy supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2015-07-13 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-07-13 15:56:08.250