Serif DrawPlus X5 Serif DrawPlus X5

A guide to uninstall Serif DrawPlus X5 from your system

Serif DrawPlus X5 is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Serif (Europe) Ltd. Check out here where you can read more on Serif (Europe) Ltd. Click on to get more details about Serif DrawPlus X5 on Serif (Europe) Ltd's website. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5 folder. Keep in mind that this path can differ being determined by the user's preference. The full uninstall command line for Serif DrawPlus X5 is MsiExec.exe /I{2C10B17E-2043-4E7F-9021-A5B65CC4D387}. The program's main executable file has a size of 9.56 MB (10025840 bytes) on disk and is labeled DrawPlus.exe.

The executable files below are part of Serif DrawPlus X5. They occupy about 15.10 MB (15832072 bytes) on disk.

  • dpconvert.exe (1.35 MB)
  • DrawPlus.exe (9.56 MB)
  • subinacl.exe (283.50 KB)
  • ffmpeg.exe (3.91 MB)

The current web page applies to Serif DrawPlus X5 version alone. For other Serif DrawPlus X5 versions please click below:

Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove Serif DrawPlus X5.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Serif DrawPlus X5:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Serif Applications\DrawPlus X5
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Serif\DrawPlus

The files below are left behind on your disk by Serif DrawPlus X5's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5\DPConvert\AWCODC32.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5\DPConvert\AWDCXC32.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5\DPConvert\AWDENC32.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Serif\DrawPlus\X5\DPConvert\AWRESX32.DLL

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Serif.DrawPlus

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.dpa\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.dpp\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.dpx\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{2170E0A4-42F2-4EB5-911F-ABC2717F6570}\InProcServer32\

How to uninstall Serif DrawPlus X5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Serif DrawPlus X5 is a program offered by the software company Serif (Europe) Ltd. Frequently, users choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this is difficult because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall Serif DrawPlus X5 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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 your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Serif DrawPlus X5 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Serif DrawPlus X5". If it exists on your system the Serif DrawPlus X5 app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Serif DrawPlus X5 in the list , the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Serif DrawPlus X5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Serif DrawPlus X5:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{2C10B17E-2043-4E7F-9021-A5B65CC4D387}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Serif DrawPlus X5.
Uninstall Serif DrawPlus X5

8. After removing Serif DrawPlus X5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Serif DrawPlus X5 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Serif DrawPlus X5 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 take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Serif DrawPlus X5 by Serif (Europe) Ltd from your PC, we are not saying that Serif DrawPlus X5 by Serif (Europe) Ltd is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Serif DrawPlus X5 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 15:16:09.320