WD Security WD Security

A guide to uninstall WD Security from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to uninstall WD Security for Windows. It is made by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Go over here where you can read more on Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. More info about the app WD Security can be seen at . Usually the WD Security program is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Western Digital\WD Security folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The complete uninstall command line for WD Security is MsiExec.exe /X{90C3D9C7-2F83-4399-8E28-A00228CFFDF8}. WDDriveSecurity.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 310.87 KB (318328 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with WD Security. They occupy about 6.38 MB (6692456 bytes) on disk.

  • WD Quick Formatter.exe (4.46 MB)
  • WDDriveAutoUnlock.exe (1.62 MB)
  • WDDriveSecurity.exe (310.87 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of WD Security. You can find below a few links to other WD Security versions: to view all...

How to erase WD Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WD Security is an application offered by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Frequently, computer users want to erase this application. This can be efortful because deleting this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE practice to erase WD Security 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate WD Security or simply click the Search field and type in "WD Security". If it exists on your system the WD Security application will be found automatically. After you select WD Security in the list of programs, the following information about the program is shown to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{90C3D9C7-2F83-4399-8E28-A00228CFFDF8}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall WD Security.
Uninstall WD Security

8. After removing WD Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer 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 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories 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 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove WD Security by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that WD Security by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove WD Security supposing 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.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 17:08:16.603