How to uninstall VDF from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to remove VDF for Windows. It is developed by JLR. You can read more on JLR or check for application updates here. VDF is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\JLR\IDS folder, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. You can uninstall VDF by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{818FBD1B-777A-452C-A7EA-E84F243ADFDB}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. FLYMon.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 24.00 KB (24576 bytes) on disk.

VDF installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 24.00 KB (24576 bytes) on disk.

  • FLYMon.exe (24.00 KB)

The current page applies to VDF version 128.00.450 only. Click on the links below for other VDF versions:

Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove VDF.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\JLR\IDS

The files below are left behind on your disk by VDF's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\JLR\IDS\Runtime\FLYMon.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2C1F37E4-E2AF-4919-A673-B15DE10286A2}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{40CEFB80-6517-4402-91C5-68F1B4111B24}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{41145B00-6109-4101-A6A9-49979967FC7D}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{59E37E00-2F96-11D7-A4E8-0000181A0100}

Additional registry values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{04B834BE-E050-41A5-8F57-EFA2C28FC61D}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{132222AD-0171-4C3D-94B3-D77E567350A1}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{13E03972-DC35-4DE6-A9DB-1471AE0CE382}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{146C5313-AB45-48FD-9D0F-6FDE3854FCD1}\InprocServer32\

A way to erase VDF from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VDF is an application marketed by the software company JLR. Sometimes, people try to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall VDF 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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 programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find VDF or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VDF". If it exists on your system the VDF application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select VDF in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding VDF, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall VDF.
Uninstall VDF

8. After removing VDF, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of VDF that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling VDF with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove VDF by JLR from your PC, nor are we saying that VDF by JLR is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove VDF in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-05-24 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-05-24 17:34:42.257