SDFormatter SDFormatter

How to uninstall SDFormatter from your computer

SDFormatter is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by SD Association. Further information on SD Association can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on SDFormatter on SD Association's website. SDFormatter is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. The full uninstall command line for SDFormatter is MsiExec.exe /X{A5355F15-F98B-4704-9BAE-E53B9FE48F48}. The application's main executable file occupies 1.09 MB (1144160 bytes) on disk and is titled SDFormatter.exe.

The following executables are installed alongside SDFormatter. They occupy about 1.09 MB (1144160 bytes) on disk.

  • SDFormatter.exe (1.09 MB)

This data is about SDFormatter version 3.1.0 only. For other SDFormatter versions please click below:

Quite a few files, folders and registry entries will not be deleted when you are trying to remove SDFormatter from your computer.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\DLL32nt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\SDFormatter.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\SDFormatterCHS.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\SDFormatterCHT.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\SDFormatterJPN.dll
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{7FB6270C-F15D-4F35-9F92-07C7FA45C1DB}\SDFormatter.msi
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{A5355F15-F98B-4704-9BAE-E53B9FE48F48}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\51F5535AB89F4074B9EA5EB3F94EF884
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A5355F15-F98B-4704-9BAE-E53B9FE48F48}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\51F5535AB89F4074B9EA5EB3F94EF884\SDFormatter_Files
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\E:\it-support-spec\hirinDVD_New\Utilities\SD Formatter v3.1\SDFormatter.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\E:\it-support-spec\hirinDVD_New\Utilities\SD Formatter v3.1\SDFormatter.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\51F5535AB89F4074B9EA5EB3F94EF884\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2114017623-1239387814-3232058547-25854\\Device\HarddiskVolume3\Program Files (x86)\SDA\SD Formatter\SDFormatter.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2114017623-1239387814-3232058547-25854\\Device\HarddiskVolume6\it-support-spec\hirinDVD_New\Utilities\SD Formatter v3.1\SDFormatter.exe

A way to delete SDFormatter from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SDFormatter is an application released by SD Association. Some people want to erase this application. This can be difficult because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY practice to erase SDFormatter 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate SDFormatter or simply activate the Search field and type in "SDFormatter". The SDFormatter application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select SDFormatter in the list of programs, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about SDFormatter, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SDFormatter:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{A5355F15-F98B-4704-9BAE-E53B9FE48F48}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove SDFormatter.
Uninstall SDFormatter

8. After uninstalling SDFormatter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong SDFormatter that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing SDFormatter using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall SDFormatter by SD Association from your computer, nor are we saying that SDFormatter by SD Association is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall SDFormatter 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' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 03:40:15.740