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How to uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup from your system

You can find below details on how to remove TOSHIBA Hardware Setup for Windows. The Windows release was developed by TOSHIBA. Take a look here where you can find out more on TOSHIBA. More information about the program TOSHIBA Hardware Setup can be seen at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's choice. TOSHIBA Hardware Setup's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2FD5D2C5-A7A1-4065-89BA-90542BF7CCD3}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. HWSetup.exe is the TOSHIBA Hardware Setup's primary executable file and it occupies close to 1.81 MB (1894272 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of TOSHIBA Hardware Setup. They take an average of 4.03 MB (4230776 bytes) on disk.

  • HWSetup.exe (1.81 MB)
  • SVPWUTIL.exe (1.39 MB)
  • TACSPROP.exe (858.87 KB)

This web page is about TOSHIBA Hardware Setup version 2.00.0018 only. You can find below a few links to other TOSHIBA Hardware Setup releases: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup:
  • C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\cs\tacsprop.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\da\tacsprop.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\de\tacsprop.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\el\tacsprop.exe.mui

Generally the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2FD5D2C5-A7A1-4065-89BA-90542BF7CCD3}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{119826A8-4EF6-4BE5-A88B-D2D81FA7CEE2}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{119826A8-4EF6-4BE5-A88B-D2D81FA7CEE2}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2FD5D2C5-A7A1-4065-89BA-90542BF7CCD3}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2FD5D2C5-A7A1-4065-89BA-90542BF7CCD3}\InstallLocation

How to uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TOSHIBA Hardware Setup is an application released by the software company TOSHIBA. Frequently, people choose to remove this application. This is hard because performing this manually requires some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE solution to remove TOSHIBA Hardware Setup is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find TOSHIBA Hardware Setup or simply click the Search feature and type in "TOSHIBA Hardware Setup". If it is installed on your PC the TOSHIBA Hardware Setup program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select TOSHIBA Hardware Setup in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding TOSHIBA Hardware Setup, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for TOSHIBA Hardware Setup:

  • The web site of the program is: TOSHIBA
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2FD5D2C5-A7A1-4065-89BA-90542BF7CCD3}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove TOSHIBA Hardware Setup.
Uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup

8. After removing TOSHIBA Hardware Setup, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong TOSHIBA Hardware Setup which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing TOSHIBA Hardware Setup using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup by TOSHIBA from your PC, nor are we saying that TOSHIBA Hardware Setup by TOSHIBA is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall TOSHIBA Hardware Setup supposing you decide this is what you want to do. 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 Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 14:50:52.777