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A way to uninstall Symantec Encryption Desktop from your computer

Symantec Encryption Desktop is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Symantec Corporation. You can find out more on Symantec Corporation or check for application updates here. The full command line for uninstalling Symantec Encryption Desktop is MsiExec.exe /X{5BB9BE32-9AE7-4AF1-8B48-FF9F1E210807}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. Symantec Encryption Desktop's main file takes around 372.63 KB (381568 bytes) and is called PGPdesk.exe.

Symantec Encryption Desktop installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 16.78 MB (17592656 bytes) on disk.

  • PGP Viewer.exe (4.31 MB)
  • PGPdesk.exe (372.63 KB)
  • PGPfsd.exe (749.63 KB)
  • PGPmnApp.exe (166.13 KB)
  • pgpnetshare.exe (2.65 MB)
  • pgpp.exe (259.04 KB)
  • PGPpdCreate.exe (745.57 KB)
  • pgppe.exe (184.43 KB)
  • PGPRecoveryGui.exe (198.66 KB)
  • pgpstart.exe (141.34 KB)
  • PGPtray.exe (4.19 MB)
  • PGPwde.exe (785.60 KB)
  • PGP Portable.exe (2.11 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Symantec Encryption Desktop. Click on the links below for other Symantec Encryption Desktop versions: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Symantec Encryption Desktop you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Symantec Encryption Desktop:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Symantec Encryption Desktop Professional 10.3.2 MP13 + Keygen [SadeemPC].lnk

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\66156AD906F554841B2D2B53F7145AC2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{9DA65166-5F60-4845-B1D2-B2357F41A52C}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\66156AD906F554841B2D2B53F7145AC2\ProductName

A way to remove Symantec Encryption Desktop from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Symantec Encryption Desktop is a program released by the software company Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, people choose to remove this program. Sometimes this is difficult because deleting this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE way to remove Symantec Encryption Desktop 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Symantec Encryption Desktop or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Symantec Encryption Desktop". If it exists on your system the Symantec Encryption Desktop application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Symantec Encryption Desktop in the list of programs, some information about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Symantec Encryption Desktop, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Symantec Encryption Desktop.
Uninstall Symantec Encryption Desktop

8. After uninstalling Symantec Encryption Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Symantec Encryption Desktop which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Symantec Encryption Desktop with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Symantec Encryption Desktop by Symantec Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Symantec Encryption Desktop by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Symantec Encryption Desktop 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-05-28 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-05-28 12:24:06.830