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How to uninstall QuickSet from your computer

QuickSet is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Dell Computer Corporation. Additional info about Dell Computer Corporation can be seen here. Further information about QuickSet can be found at . The application is usually located in the C:\Arquivos de programas\Dell\QuickSet directory (same installation drive as Windows). QuickSet's entire uninstall command line is C:\Arquivos de programas\InstallShield Installation Information\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0416 APPDRVNT4 -removeonly. QuickSet's primary file takes around 1.17 MB (1228800 bytes) and is named quickset.exe.

QuickSet contains of the executables below. They occupy 5.56 MB (5832704 bytes) on disk.

  • battery.exe (432.00 KB)
  • DisplayPlus.exe (544.00 KB)
  • HotKeys.exe (684.00 KB)
  • powerset.exe (864.00 KB)
  • QSUI.exe (1.52 MB)
  • quickset.exe (1.17 MB)
  • WiFiLocator.exe (416.00 KB)
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The current page applies to QuickSet version 8.3.16 only. You can find here a few links to other QuickSet versions:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove QuickSet.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\battery.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\dadkeyb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\DisplayPlus.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\help\bullet.gif

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Dell Computer Corporation\QuickSet
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Dell Computer Corporation\QuickSet
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\ModifyPath

How to erase QuickSet from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickSet is an application offered by Dell Computer Corporation. Frequently, users try to remove this program. This can be efortful because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY approach to remove QuickSet 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate QuickSet or simply click the Search field and type in "QuickSet". The QuickSet app will be found automatically. When you click QuickSet in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding QuickSet, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for QuickSet:

  • The web site of the application is: http://www.dell.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Arquivos de programas\InstallShield Installation Information\{C5074CC4-0E26-4716-A307-960272A90040}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0416 APPDRVNT4 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall QuickSet.
Uninstall QuickSet

8. After removing QuickSet, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of QuickSet which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling QuickSet with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall QuickSet by Dell Computer Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that QuickSet by Dell Computer Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall QuickSet supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-13 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-13 20:05:33.053