ThinkVantage Active Protection System ThinkVantage Active Protection System

How to uninstall ThinkVantage Active Protection System from your system

ThinkVantage Active Protection System is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Lenovo. You can read more on Lenovo or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on ThinkVantage Active Protection System on Lenovo's page. ThinkVantage Active Protection System is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\ThinkPad\TpShocks directory, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. You can remove ThinkVantage Active Protection System by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{46A84694-59EC-48F0-964C-7E76E9F8A2ED}. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. RegSet.exe is the ThinkVantage Active Protection System's primary executable file and it takes circa 123.06 KB (126016 bytes) on disk.

ThinkVantage Active Protection System contains of the executables below. They take 123.06 KB (126016 bytes) on disk.

  • RegSet.exe (123.06 KB)

This web page is about ThinkVantage Active Protection System version 1.76 alone. For more ThinkVantage Active Protection System versions please click below:

How to erase ThinkVantage Active Protection System from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ThinkVantage Active Protection System is an application offered by Lenovo. Sometimes, users try to erase this program. This is troublesome because performing this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase ThinkVantage Active Protection System 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find ThinkVantage Active Protection System or simply click the Search field and type in "ThinkVantage Active Protection System". If it exists on your system the ThinkVantage Active Protection System application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click ThinkVantage Active Protection System in the list of programs, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding ThinkVantage Active Protection System, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for ThinkVantage Active Protection System:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{46A84694-59EC-48F0-964C-7E76E9F8A2ED}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ThinkVantage Active Protection System.
Uninstall ThinkVantage Active Protection System

8. After uninstalling ThinkVantage Active Protection System, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong ThinkVantage Active Protection System which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ThinkVantage Active Protection System with 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 run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove ThinkVantage Active Protection System by Lenovo from your computer, nor are we saying that ThinkVantage Active Protection System by Lenovo is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove ThinkVantage Active Protection System in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-12 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-12 01:17:18.550