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How to uninstall Steganos Online Shield from your computer

This page is about Steganos Online Shield for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Steganos Software GmbH. You can read more on Steganos Software GmbH or check for application updates here. More information about the program Steganos Online Shield can be seen at . The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Steganos Online Shield directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ being determined by the user's choice. C:\Program Files\Steganos Online Shield\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Steganos Online Shield. OnlineShieldClient.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 5.83 MB (6109104 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with Steganos Online Shield. They take about 23.94 MB (25106699 bytes) on disk.

  • awesomium_process.exe (39.47 KB)
  • infohelper.exe (254.86 KB)
  • OnlineShieldClient.exe (5.83 MB)
  • OnlineShieldService.exe (318.45 KB)
  • OnlineShieldServiceStarter.exe (50.45 KB)
  • RenameTAP.exe (71.50 KB)
  • ResetPendingMoves.exe (40.00 KB)
  • ServiceControl.exe (56.00 KB)
  • setuptool.exe (245.41 KB)
  • ShutdownApp.exe (37.00 KB)
  • SteganosBrowserMonitor.exe (72.50 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (227.02 KB)
  • UninstallWindow.exe (3.74 MB)
  • Updater.exe (3.67 MB)
  • devcon.exe (76.00 KB)
  • openssl.exe (836.84 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (661.80 KB)
  • tap-windows.exe (234.90 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.00 KB)
  • devcon.exe (80.00 KB)
  • openssl.exe (827.80 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (785.30 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (80.00 KB)
  • node.exe (5.53 MB) to view all...

This info is about Steganos Online Shield version 1.4.14 alone. You can find here a few links to other Steganos Online Shield releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Steganos Online Shield we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

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

Files remaining:
  • 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

Frequently the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{896614ED-00BD-4E0C-99AB-01C76EE416D9}

Additional values that are not removed:
  • 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
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Online Shield Starter Service\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\{6EA32256-5562-400E-88D8-8D0FD96B301B}

A way to delete Steganos Online Shield with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Steganos Online Shield is a program by Steganos Software GmbH. Frequently, people decide to remove this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because doing this manually takes some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK solution to remove Steganos Online Shield 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Steganos Online Shield or simply click the Search feature and type in "Steganos Online Shield". The Steganos Online Shield application will be found very quickly. After you select Steganos Online Shield in the list , some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Steganos Online Shield, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Steganos Online Shield:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Steganos Online Shield\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Steganos Online Shield.
Uninstall Steganos Online Shield

8. After removing Steganos Online Shield, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Steganos Online Shield that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Steganos Online Shield with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

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)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Steganos Online Shield by Steganos Software GmbH from your computer, we are not saying that Steganos Online Shield by Steganos Software GmbH is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Steganos Online Shield in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 14:45:13.847