A guide to uninstall SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway from your system

This info is about SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by Siemens AG. More information on Siemens AG can be seen here. The application is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's preference. You can remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\setupdeinstaller.exe /x {73E4C864-1D33-418D-B1D7-9528CDDED166}. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file is called CCAuthorInformation.exe and occupies 132.31 KB (135488 bytes).

The following executables are contained in SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway. They occupy 4.67 MB (4897280 bytes) on disk.

  • CCAuthorInformation.exe (132.31 KB)
  • CCLicenseService.exe (563.81 KB)
  • CCOnScreenKeyboard.exe (477.31 KB)
  • CCPerfMon.exe (574.31 KB)
  • CCRemoteService.exe (110.81 KB)
  • CCSecurityMgr.exe (1.42 MB)
  • PrtScr.exe (40.81 KB)
  • setupdeinstaller.exe (1.40 MB) to view all...

The current web page applies to SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway version 13.00.0000 alone. You can find here a few links to other SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway versions: to view all...
SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{73E4C864-1D33-418D-B1D7-9528CDDED166}

A way to remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway is an application marketed by the software company Siemens AG. Frequently, users try to remove this application. Sometimes this can be hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK way to remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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 existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway or simply click the Search field and type in "SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway". If it is installed on your PC the SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway.
Uninstall SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway

8. After uninstalling SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway by Siemens AG from your PC, we are not saying that SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway by Siemens AG is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove SIMATIC OPC-XML-Gateway in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 05:29:51.240