WD Security WD Security

A way to uninstall WD Security from your system

This info is about WD Security for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Further information on Western Digital Technologies, Inc. can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on WD Security on Western Digital Technologies, Inc.'s web page. WD Security is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Western Digital\WD Security directory, subject to the user's option. The complete uninstall command line for WD Security is MsiExec.exe /X{47DE741C-5522-4EF5-9178-DC1D2E9F309F}. The application's main executable file occupies 6.23 MB (6536704 bytes) on disk and is titled WDSecurity.exe.

WD Security installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 11.05 MB (11587584 bytes) on disk.

  • WD Quick Formatter.exe (4.82 MB)
  • WDSecurity.exe (6.23 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of WD Security. Click on the links below for other WD Security versions: to view all...

How to uninstall WD Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WD Security is an application released by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Frequently, people choose to remove this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this manually takes some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK action to remove WD Security 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 an efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find WD Security or simply click the Search field and type in "WD Security". The WD Security application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select WD Security in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about WD Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for WD Security:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{47DE741C-5522-4EF5-9178-DC1D2E9F309F}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall WD Security.
Uninstall WD Security

8. After removing WD Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of WD Security which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling WD Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


This page is not a recommendation to remove WD Security by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that WD Security by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove WD Security supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2024-01-13 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2024-01-13 01:06:31.823