Retrospect Express HD 2.5 Retrospect Express HD 2.5

How to uninstall Retrospect Express HD 2.5 from your system

Retrospect Express HD 2.5 is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by EMC. More info about EMC can be found here. Please open if you want to read more on Retrospect Express HD 2.5 on EMC's website. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Retrospect\Retrospect Express HD 2.5 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Retrospect Express HD 2.5 is MsiExec.exe /I{BCC57687-98A2-4C4C-B0F8-BC6B6F52D4E3}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 9.06 MB (9499928 bytes) on disk and is named RetroExpress.exe.

Retrospect Express HD 2.5 contains of the executables below. They take 10.90 MB (11425568 bytes) on disk.

  • assert.exe (33.27 KB)
  • cntdown.exe (121.27 KB)
  • localizecmd.exe (53.27 KB)
  • pcpds.exe (337.27 KB)
  • retfwset.exe (169.27 KB)
  • RetroExpress.exe (9.06 MB)
  • retrorun.exe (113.27 KB)
  • Retrospect.exe (249.27 KB)
  • rthlpsvc.exe (133.27 KB)
  • Rtr64Vss.exe (347.27 KB)
  • simcopyw.exe (37.77 KB)
  • updater.exe (129.27 KB)
  • drprep.exe (64.00 KB)
  • mersthlp.exe (40.00 KB)
  • drsetup.exe (52.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 2.5.111 of Retrospect Express HD 2.5. You can find here a few links to other Retrospect Express HD 2.5 versions:

How to remove Retrospect Express HD 2.5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Retrospect Express HD 2.5 is an application offered by EMC. Frequently, computer users want to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE practice to uninstall Retrospect Express HD 2.5 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 one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Click on 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 existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Retrospect Express HD 2.5 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Retrospect Express HD 2.5". If it exists on your system the Retrospect Express HD 2.5 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Retrospect Express HD 2.5 in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Retrospect Express HD 2.5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Retrospect Express HD 2.5:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{BCC57687-98A2-4C4C-B0F8-BC6B6F52D4E3}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Retrospect Express HD 2.5.
Uninstall Retrospect Express HD 2.5

8. After uninstalling Retrospect Express HD 2.5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Retrospect Express HD 2.5 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Retrospect Express HD 2.5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Retrospect Express HD 2.5 by EMC from your PC, we are not saying that Retrospect Express HD 2.5 by EMC is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Retrospect Express HD 2.5 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-17 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-17 21:55:35.990