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How to uninstall ThinkVantage Update Retriever from your system

This web page is about ThinkVantage Update Retriever for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Lenovo. Go over here where you can find out more on Lenovo. Click on to get more information about ThinkVantage Update Retriever on Lenovo's website. ThinkVantage Update Retriever is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Update Retriever folder, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. The full command line for uninstalling ThinkVantage Update Retriever is MsiExec.exe /X{F25C538D-3F57-4AF4-80DD-B1DD1558F038}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. UpdateRetriever.exe is the ThinkVantage Update Retriever's main executable file and it takes about 37.30 KB (38200 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of ThinkVantage Update Retriever. They take about 995.61 KB (1019504 bytes) on disk.

  • ApplyPatchUR.exe (20.00 KB)
  • DetectSchedulerUR.exe (20.00 KB)
  • LogInitializer.exe (12.30 KB)
  • mapdrv.exe (648.00 KB)
  • OpenFileDialog64.exe (10.50 KB)
  • UpdateRetriever.exe (37.30 KB)
  • dm.exe (35.50 KB)
  • dsetup.exe (66.00 KB)
  • dsetup64.exe (70.00 KB)
  • psainst.exe (76.00 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to ThinkVantage Update Retriever version 4.02.0011 only. Click on the links below for other ThinkVantage Update Retriever versions: to view all...

A way to remove ThinkVantage Update Retriever from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ThinkVantage Update Retriever is an application released by the software company Lenovo. Frequently, people choose to erase this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because performing this manually takes some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK practice to erase ThinkVantage Update Retriever 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your PC.


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  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate ThinkVantage Update Retriever or simply activate the Search field and type in "ThinkVantage Update Retriever". If it exists on your system the ThinkVantage Update Retriever app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select ThinkVantage Update Retriever in the list of programs, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about ThinkVantage Update Retriever, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for ThinkVantage Update Retriever:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{F25C538D-3F57-4AF4-80DD-B1DD1558F038}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ThinkVantage Update Retriever.
Uninstall ThinkVantage Update Retriever

8. After uninstalling ThinkVantage Update Retriever, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong ThinkVantage Update Retriever which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ThinkVantage Update Retriever using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ThinkVantage Update Retriever by Lenovo from your PC, we are not saying that ThinkVantage Update Retriever by Lenovo is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ThinkVantage Update Retriever supposing 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' PCs.

2016-07-17 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-17 03:10:05.013