Application ThinkVantage Communications Utility

A way to uninstall ThinkVantage Communications Utility from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to uninstall ThinkVantage Communications Utility for Windows. It is made by Lenovo. More information on Lenovo can be seen here. The application is often located in the C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling ThinkVantage Communications Utility is C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility\unins000.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 39.85 KB (40808 bytes) on disk and is called CamMute.exe.

ThinkVantage Communications Utility installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 2.10 MB (2207215 bytes) on disk.

  • CamMute.exe (39.85 KB)
  • CommMain.exe (221.35 KB)
  • CommOSD.exe (199.85 KB)
  • SnapShot.exe (19.35 KB)
  • TPFNF6.exe (246.35 KB)
  • TpKnrres.exe (40.35 KB)
  • TPKNRSVC.exe (57.85 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.30 MB) to view all...

This web page is about ThinkVantage Communications Utility version 2.01 alone. You can find here a few links to other ThinkVantage Communications Utility releases: to view all...
ThinkVantage Communications Utility has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility\AudioDll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility\CamDll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility\CamMute.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Communications Utility\CAMMUTE.INF

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{88C6A6D9-324C-46E8-BA87-563D14021442}_is1

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{88C6A6D9-324C-46E8-BA87-563D14021442}\System.Software.TasksFileUrl
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{88C6A6D9-324C-46E8-BA87-563D14021442}\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{88C6A6D9-324C-46E8-BA87-563D14021442}\Shell\Open\Command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{88C6A6D9-324C-46E8-BA87-563D14021442}_is1\DisplayIcon

How to remove ThinkVantage Communications Utility from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ThinkVantage Communications Utility is a program marketed by the software company Lenovo. Sometimes, computer users decide to remove it. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK action to remove ThinkVantage Communications Utility is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find ThinkVantage Communications Utility or simply click the Search feature and type in "ThinkVantage Communications Utility". If it exists on your system the ThinkVantage Communications Utility application will be found very quickly. When you select ThinkVantage Communications Utility in the list of applications, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about ThinkVantage Communications Utility, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove ThinkVantage Communications Utility.
Uninstall ThinkVantage Communications Utility

8. After uninstalling ThinkVantage Communications Utility, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of ThinkVantage Communications Utility that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ThinkVantage Communications Utility using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove ThinkVantage Communications Utility by Lenovo from your PC, we are not saying that ThinkVantage Communications Utility by Lenovo is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove ThinkVantage Communications Utility in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-27 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 21:55:59.773