Steganos Online Shield Steganos Online Shield

A way to uninstall Steganos Online Shield from your system

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall Steganos Online Shield for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Steganos Software GmbH. Further information on Steganos Software GmbH can be seen here. You can get more details about Steganos Online Shield at . Steganos Online Shield is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield folder, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. The full command line for removing Steganos Online Shield is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 5.86 MB (6143504 bytes) on disk and is titled OnlineShieldClient.exe.

The executable files below are installed together with Steganos Online Shield. They occupy about 23.54 MB (24685239 bytes) on disk.

  • awesomium_process.exe (41.57 KB)
  • infohelper.exe (255.96 KB)
  • Notifier.exe (3.79 MB)
  • OnlineShieldClient.exe (5.86 MB)
  • OnlineShieldService.exe (333.05 KB)
  • OnlineShieldServiceStarter.exe (51.05 KB)
  • RenameTAP.exe (71.50 KB)
  • ResetPendingMoves.exe (60.05 KB)
  • ServiceControl.exe (56.00 KB)
  • setuptool.exe (269.00 KB)
  • ShutdownApp.exe (33.50 KB)
  • SteganosBrowserMonitor.exe (978.05 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (219.41 KB)
  • UninstallWindow.exe (3.81 MB)
  • Updater.exe (3.85 MB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.50 KB)
  • openssl.exe (840.41 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (728.34 KB)
  • tap-windows.exe (221.30 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (81.00 KB)
  • openssl.exe (831.80 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (852.34 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Steganos Online Shield version 1.6 alone. For more Steganos Online Shield versions please click below: to view all...
Steganos Online Shield has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steganos Online Shield

The files below are left behind on your disk by Steganos Online Shield's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\avcodec-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\avformat-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\avutil-51.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\awesomium.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{896614ED-00BD-4E0C-99AB-01C76EE416D9}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{896614ED-00BD-4E0C-99AB-01C76EE416D9}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{896614ED-00BD-4E0C-99AB-01C76EE416D9}\UninstallString

How to erase Steganos Online Shield from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Steganos Online Shield is a program released by the software company Steganos Software GmbH. Frequently, people choose to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because removing this manually requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Steganos Online Shield is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


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  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Steganos Online Shield or simply activate the Search field and type in "Steganos Online Shield". The Steganos Online Shield application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Steganos Online Shield in the list , some data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Steganos Online Shield, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Steganos Online Shield:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steganos Online Shield\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Steganos Online Shield.
Uninstall Steganos Online Shield

8. After uninstalling Steganos Online Shield, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Steganos Online Shield which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Steganos Online Shield using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Steganos Online Shield by Steganos Software GmbH from your PC, we are not saying that Steganos Online Shield by Steganos Software GmbH is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Steganos Online Shield in case 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 14:37:54.510