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How to uninstall SoundMAX from your computer

SoundMAX is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by Analog Devices. Go over here for more details on Analog Devices. SoundMAX is usually set up in the C:\Programmi\Analog Devices\SoundMAX folder, depending on the user's decision. RunDll32 is the full command line if you want to uninstall SoundMAX. SMax4.exe is the SoundMAX's main executable file and it occupies about 840.00 KB (860160 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in SoundMAX. They occupy 2.51 MB (2627584 bytes) on disk.

  • AEEnable.exe (40.00 KB)
  • install.exe (35.50 KB)
  • RemADI.exe (60.00 KB)
  • Remove.exe (34.50 KB)
  • SMAgent.exe (44.00 KB)
  • SMAgentI.exe (40.00 KB)
  • SMAgentX.exe (40.00 KB)
  • SMax4.exe (840.00 KB)
  • SMax4PNP.exe (1.32 MB)
  • SMWizard.exe (76.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of SoundMAX. For more SoundMAX versions please click below: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry data can be left behind when you remove SoundMAX from your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall SoundMAX from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\adminchk.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\aeaudio.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\AEEnable.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\data.tag
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Help\cpsimp.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Help\help.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Help\micro.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Help\power.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\install.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\MicTab.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\migrate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\PwrMan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\RemADI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Remove.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMAgent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMAgentI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMAgentX.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax3CP.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax4.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax4.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax4PNP.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\smwdm.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\smwdmALI.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\smwdmCH4.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\smwdmCH6.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMWDMIF.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMWizard.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\WDMSTUB.sys

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\ActiveMovie\devenum\{33D9A762-90C8-11D0-BD43-00A0C911CE86}\SoundMAX Digital Audio
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\ActiveMovie\devenum\{E0F158E1-CB04-11D0-BD4E-00A0C911CE86}\DirectSound: SoundMAX Digital Audio
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\ActiveMovie\devenum\{E0F158E1-CB04-11D0-BD4E-00A0C911CE86}\SoundMAX Digital Audio
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Analog Devices\SoundMAX
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\InstalledOptions\AnalogDevices\Audio\AnalogDevices\SoundMAX
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{F0A37341-D692-11D4-A984-009027EC0A9C}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SoundMAX Agent Service (default)

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SoundMAX Agent Service (default)\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SoundMAX Agent Service (default)\ImagePath

How to delete SoundMAX from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SoundMAX is a program released by the software company Analog Devices. Some computer users want to uninstall this program. This can be hard because removing this by hand takes some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall SoundMAX 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find SoundMAX or simply click the Search feature and type in "SoundMAX". If it exists on your system the SoundMAX application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select SoundMAX in the list , the following information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about SoundMAX, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove SoundMAX.
Uninstall SoundMAX

8. After removing SoundMAX, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of SoundMAX which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing SoundMAX with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove SoundMAX by Analog Devices from your computer, nor are we saying that SoundMAX by Analog Devices is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove SoundMAX in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-28 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-28 14:04:41.900