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How to uninstall VPN Shield from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove VPN Shield for Windows. It is developed by Defendemus. More information about Defendemus can be read here. VPN Shield is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield directory, regulated by the user's option. MsiExec.exe /I{DC2E66EE-F768-405B-AF7E-F15F4144ED7C} is the full command line if you want to remove VPN Shield. VPN Shield's main file takes around 1.07 MB (1124792 bytes) and is named VpnShield.exe.

VPN Shield is comprised of the following executables which occupy 1.07 MB (1124792 bytes) on disk:

  • VpnShield.exe (1.07 MB)

This data is about VPN Shield version 8.7.12 alone. For other VPN Shield versions please click below:

If you're planning to uninstall VPN Shield you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall VPN Shield from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\D17A4821.VPNShield_2zm6z74hr5n3c\LocalState\VPN Shield Subscription

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\ar\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\CSharpAnalytics.Net45.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\de\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\es\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\fr\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\ja\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\MetroFramework.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\ru\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.Network.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.Resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.ServicesCommunicator.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.TaskScheduler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\VpnShield.WinStore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Defendemus\VPN Shield\zh-hans\VpnShield.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\D17A4821.VPNShield_2zm6z74hr5n3c\LocalState\VPN Shield Subscription\desktop-vpn-shield.settings
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\VPN Shield (2).lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\VPN Shield.lnk
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{DC2E66EE-F768-405B-AF7E-F15F4144ED7C}\InstallerIcon

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Defendemus\VPN Shield
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EE66E2CD867FB504FAE71FF51444DEC7
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{DC2E66EE-F768-405B-AF7E-F15F4144ED7C}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EE66E2CD867FB504FAE71FF51444DEC7\ProductName

A way to delete VPN Shield from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VPN Shield is a program marketed by Defendemus. Some computer users decide to erase it. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK practice to erase VPN Shield 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find VPN Shield or simply activate the Search field and type in "VPN Shield". If it is installed on your PC the VPN Shield application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select VPN Shield in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding VPN Shield, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall VPN Shield.
Uninstall VPN Shield

8. After removing VPN Shield, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of VPN Shield that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VPN Shield with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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



The text above is not a recommendation to remove VPN Shield by Defendemus from your PC, nor are we saying that VPN Shield by Defendemus is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove VPN Shield in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-21 09:45:49.503