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A guide to uninstall QuickSet from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall QuickSet for Windows. The Windows version was created by Dell Inc.. More information on Dell Inc. can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on QuickSet on Dell Inc.'s website. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet folder. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's preference. The entire uninstall command line for QuickSet is MsiExec.exe /I{C4972073-2BFE-475D-8441-564EA97DA161}. QuickSet's primary file takes around 1.15 MB (1207376 bytes) and is named quickset.exe.

QuickSet is comprised of the following executables which take 3.60 MB (3769904 bytes) on disk:

  • BacklitKB.exe (323.08 KB)
  • battery.exe (499.08 KB)
  • HotKeys.exe (703.08 KB)
  • MobilityCenter.exe (91.08 KB)
  • QSUI.exe (439.08 KB)
  • quickset.exe (1.15 MB)
  • WiFiLocator.exe (447.08 KB)
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The current web page applies to QuickSet version 9.0.10 only. Click on the links below for other QuickSet versions:

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QuickSet has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall QuickSet from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Dell QuickSet

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall QuickSet:
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\BacklitKB.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\battery.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\dadkeyb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\de-DE\QSUI.resources.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{47251B2B-DFA3-4249-AAE6-439AF4261377}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Dell Computer Corporation\QuickSet
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\3702794CEFB2D574481465E49AD71A16

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{070F30FB-91E5-43B7-BBB6-BD9443BA2E9F}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0FE89D0C-BBF1-45BA-9F36-1D2D3E5F60D5}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1734DB38-8AF4-4A03-98A5-622905AB5A18}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{74C7E013-6504-41F3-B59F-17352BBB7CCC}\LocalServer32\

How to erase QuickSet with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickSet is a program by the software company Dell Inc.. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE way to uninstall QuickSet is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find QuickSet or simply click the Search field and type in "QuickSet". The QuickSet app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click QuickSet in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about QuickSet, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for QuickSet:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.dell.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C4972073-2BFE-475D-8441-564EA97DA161}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove QuickSet.
Uninstall QuickSet

8. After removing QuickSet, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of QuickSet which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing QuickSet with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall QuickSet by Dell Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that QuickSet by Dell Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall QuickSet supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-10-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-10-22 19:56:20.757