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How to uninstall Samsung Kies from your system

This info is about Samsung Kies for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.. You can find out more on Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. or check for application updates here. Click on to get more data about Samsung Kies on Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.'s website. The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Samsung\Kies folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling Samsung Kies is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{758C8301-2696-4855-AF45-534B1200980A}\setup.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. KiesAgent.exe is the Samsung Kies's main executable file and it takes circa 546.86 KB (559984 bytes) on disk.

Samsung Kies contains of the executables below. They take 53.55 MB (56154672 bytes) on disk.

  • DriverChecker.exe (68.00 KB)
  • Kies.exe (1.49 MB)
  • KiesAgent.exe (546.86 KB)
  • KiesDriverInstaller.exe (271.36 KB)
  • KiesSilentUpdateAgent.exe (197.50 KB)
  • KiesTrayAgent.exe (303.86 KB)
  • lame.exe (197.50 KB)
  • oggenc.exe (185.50 KB)
  • ConnectionManager.exe (169.50 KB)
  • DeviceDataService.exe (343.00 KB)
  • DeviceManager.exe (677.50 KB)
  • ErrorReport.exe (108.00 KB)
  • FsAdmin64.exe (421.71 KB)
  • FsExService64.exe (21.00 KB)
  • FsUsbExAdmin.exe (227.71 KB)
  • FsUsbExService.exe (228.00 KB)
  • FUSBCommander.exe (134.00 KB)
  • Kies_Tutorial.exe (66.36 KB)
  • NPSSendMessage.exe (33.38 KB)
  • PBRefresher.exe (7.00 KB)
  • RegisterCOM.exe (64.36 KB)
  • SetupNPSRapiServer_SGH-i900.exe (13.55 KB)
  • SetupNPSRapiServer_SGH-i637.exe (14.07 KB)
  • SetupNPSRapiServer_SWD-M100.exe (14.01 KB)
  • AdminDelegator.exe (60.39 KB)
  • AgentInstaller.exe (86.39 KB)
  • AgentUpdate.exe (76.38 KB)
  • KiesPDLR.exe (825.36 KB)
  • Uncompress.exe (17.00 KB)
  • adb-windows.exe (2.42 MB)
  • BinaryLoaderMgr.exe (272.39 KB)
  • DeviceController32.exe (20.90 KB)
  • DeviceController64.exe (23.90 KB)
  • GT-S3850.exe (275.88 KB)
  • Uncompress.exe (17.00 KB)
  • MyFreeCodecPack.exe (3.66 MB)
  • SelfMV.exe (260.00 KB)
  • SelfMV2.exe (100.00 KB)
  • TG_CAM.exe (72.00 KB)
  • StoryAlbumViewer_setup.exe (24.41 MB)
  • Kies.Update.exe (609.36 KB)
  • SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones.exe (14.66 MB) to view all...

This page is about Samsung Kies version only. For more Samsung Kies versions please click below: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Samsung\Kies.exe_Url_zn0g5jjzsjqbbzxufeoanckhitywxw1n
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Samsung\Kies

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Samsung Kies:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{9C919C0A-63DA-4F9B-BA35-A7FC120C0526}\Samsung Kies.msi
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Samsung\Kies.exe_Url_zn0g5jjzsjqbbzxufeoanckhitywxw1n\\user.config
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Samsung Kies (Lite).lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Samsung Kies.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Samsung\Kies\FirmwareUpdate\dkdlqmdlrkqt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Samsung\Kies\FirmwareUpdate\zlrkqt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Samsung\Kies\Log_Exception.log
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Samsung\Kies\MSDB.db

Generally the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Samsung\Kies
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1038C85769625584FA5435B4210089A0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{758C8301-2696-4855-AF45-534B1200980A}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1038C85769625584FA5435B4210089A0\ProductName

A way to erase Samsung Kies from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Samsung Kies is a program released by the software company Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.. Some computer users try to erase this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because removing this by hand requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY procedure to erase Samsung Kies 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Samsung Kies or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Samsung Kies". If it is installed on your PC the Samsung Kies program will be found automatically. When you select Samsung Kies in the list of apps, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Samsung Kies, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Samsung Kies:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{758C8301-2696-4855-AF45-534B1200980A}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Samsung Kies.
Uninstall Samsung Kies

8. After removing Samsung Kies, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Samsung Kies that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Samsung Kies using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Samsung Kies by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. from your PC, we are not saying that Samsung Kies by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Samsung Kies in case 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 07:57:42.803