Preboot Manager Preboot Manager

A guide to uninstall Preboot Manager from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove Preboot Manager for Windows. The Windows version was created by Wave Systems Corp.. You can read more on Wave Systems Corp. or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on Preboot Manager on Wave Systems Corp.'s web page. Preboot Manager is normally set up in the C:\Program Files\Wave Systems Corp directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. Preboot Manager's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{3A6BE9F4-5FC8-44BB-BE7B-32A29607FEF6}. The program's main executable file has a size of 3.13 MB (3286328 bytes) on disk and is labeled Private Information Manager.exe.

The following executable files are incorporated in Preboot Manager. They take 12.28 MB (12876488 bytes) on disk.

  • SecureUpgrade.exe (641.30 KB)
  • AMCustomAction.exe (28.00 KB)
  • PKIEnroll.exe (424.00 KB)
  • UEW.exe (912.00 KB)
  • AddACLEntry.exe (16.00 KB)
  • ChangeSRKAuth.exe (21.56 KB)
  • ChangeTPMAuth.exe (180.00 KB)
  • DataFilesUpdate.exe (28.00 KB)
  • genericcredentialstoresub.exe (84.00 KB)
  • ImportLicense.exe (28.00 KB)
  • PKIContNameFix.exe (14.00 KB)
  • show_msg.exe (40.00 KB)
  • ToolkitCustomAction.exe (28.00 KB)
  • WaveLimitedUserService.exe (48.00 KB)
  • show_msg.exe (40.00 KB)
  • deleteusers.exe (732.00 KB)
  • PrebootEnrollmentUtil.exe (280.00 KB)
  • EmbassySecurityCenter.exe (265.30 KB)
  • ArchiveKey.exe (64.00 KB)
  • EmbassySecurityCheck.exe (93.30 KB)
  • EmbassySecuritySetupWizard.exe (249.30 KB)
  • RestoreKey.exe (60.00 KB)
  • PasswordVaultViewer.exe (220.00 KB)
  • SecureStorageService.exe (624.00 KB)
  • Secure 8021x.exe (624.00 KB)
  • Secure EFS.exe (609.30 KB)
  • Secure Email.exe (544.00 KB)
  • explorevault.exe (1.19 MB)
  • Move.exe (73.30 KB)
  • WavXDocMgr.exe (142.00 KB)
  • Private Information Manager.exe (3.13 MB)
  • upgrade.exe (48.00 KB)
  • TdmService.exe (968.00 KB)
  • TdmWizard.exe (16.00 KB) to view all...

This info is about Preboot Manager version alone. You can find below info on other versions of Preboot Manager: to view all...

How to uninstall Preboot Manager using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Preboot Manager is an application released by Wave Systems Corp.. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action to uninstall Preboot Manager 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Preboot Manager or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Preboot Manager". If it is installed on your PC the Preboot Manager application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Preboot Manager in the list of programs, the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Preboot Manager, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Preboot Manager:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{3A6BE9F4-5FC8-44BB-BE7B-32A29607FEF6}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Preboot Manager.
Uninstall Preboot Manager

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

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Preboot Manager by Wave Systems Corp. from your computer, nor are we saying that Preboot Manager by Wave Systems Corp. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Preboot Manager supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-11-30 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-30 14:14:31.327