Application SoundMAX

A guide to uninstall SoundMAX from your computer

This web page is about SoundMAX for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Analog Devices. Go over here where you can read more on Analog Devices. SoundMAX is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. RunDll32 is the full command line if you want to uninstall SoundMAX. The program's main executable file occupies 40.00 KB (40960 bytes) on disk and is named AEEnable.exe.

SoundMAX installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 510.00 KB (522240 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)
  • SMTray.exe (140.00 KB)
  • SMWizard.exe (76.00 KB) to view all...

This web page is about SoundMAX version only. You can find below info on other application versions of SoundMAX: to view all...
Several files, folders and registry data can not be deleted when you want to remove SoundMAX from your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall SoundMAX:
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall SoundMAX:
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\a3d.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\adidrm.dll
  • 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\install.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Logs\setup.log
  • 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.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax3CP.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMaxFAQ.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\smsens.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMTray.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\SMWizard.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\
  • C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\WDMSTUB.sys

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Analog Devices\SoundMAX
  • 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)

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • 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 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SoundMAX is a program offered by the software company Analog Devices. Frequently, users choose to erase it. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. The best QUICK procedure to erase SoundMAX is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find SoundMAX or simply click the Search field and type in "SoundMAX". If it is installed on your PC the SoundMAX application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select SoundMAX in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding SoundMAX, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove SoundMAX.
Uninstall SoundMAX

8. After removing SoundMAX, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong SoundMAX that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SoundMAX using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall SoundMAX by Analog Devices from your PC, we are not saying that SoundMAX by Analog Devices is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall SoundMAX in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-13 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-13 12:24:22.633