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A way to uninstall WD SmartWare from your computer

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall WD SmartWare for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Open here where you can find out more on Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Click on to get more data about WD SmartWare on Western Digital Technologies, Inc.'s website. Usually the WD SmartWare application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD SmartWare folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can uninstall WD SmartWare by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{9690AFA4-EAB9-4426-9CD6-D37E9737D545}. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called WDSmartWare.exe and its approximative size is 3.05 MB (3201904 bytes).

The following executables are incorporated in WD SmartWare. They occupy 7.53 MB (7900920 bytes) on disk.

  • WD Quick Formatter.exe (4.48 MB)
  • WDSmartWare.exe (3.05 MB)

This info is about WD SmartWare version alone. You can find below info on other releases of WD SmartWare: to view all...

A way to erase WD SmartWare from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WD SmartWare is a program offered by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to erase this application. This can be easier said than done because removing this manually requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE solution to erase WD SmartWare 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate WD SmartWare or simply activate the Search feature and type in "WD SmartWare". If it is installed on your PC the WD SmartWare application will be found automatically. After you select WD SmartWare in the list of programs, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about WD SmartWare, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for WD SmartWare:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{9690AFA4-EAB9-4426-9CD6-D37E9737D545}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove WD SmartWare.
Uninstall WD SmartWare

8. After uninstalling WD SmartWare, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong WD SmartWare that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling WD SmartWare using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall WD SmartWare by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that WD SmartWare by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall WD SmartWare supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-12-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-12-24 20:49:25.383