A guide to uninstall hkSFV from your PC

This page is about hkSFV for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Big-O Software. More information on Big-O Software can be found here. Click on to get more data about hkSFV on Big-O Software's website. The full command line for removing hkSFV is MsiExec.exe /I{F0ABAEAF-6715-41FB-93AA-E4C59B8941DE}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 363.50 KB (372224 bytes) on disk and is titled hkSFV.exe.

The following executable files are contained in hkSFV. They occupy 363.50 KB (372224 bytes) on disk.

  • hkSFV.exe (363.50 KB)

The current page applies to hkSFV version only. hkSFV has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall hkSFV from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\Big-O Software.url
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\comments.txt
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\hkSFV.exe
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\hkshlex.dll
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\infoview.fon
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\lang\English.txt
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\hkSFV\readme.html
  • C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{F0ABAEAF-6715-41FB-93AA-E4C59B8941DE}\IconF0ABAEAF.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Big-O\hkSFV
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FAEABA0F5176BF1439AA4E5CB99814ED
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{F0ABAEAF-6715-41FB-93AA-E4C59B8941DE}

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FAEABA0F5176BF1439AA4E5CB99814ED\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\hkSFV\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{F0ABAEAF-6715-41FB-93AA-E4C59B8941DE}\

How to erase hkSFV from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

hkSFV is a program marketed by Big-O Software. Sometimes, people want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK solution to remove hkSFV 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design 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. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate hkSFV or simply click the Search feature and type in "hkSFV". If it exists on your system the hkSFV app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click hkSFV in the list , some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about hkSFV, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for hkSFV:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{F0ABAEAF-6715-41FB-93AA-E4C59B8941DE}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall hkSFV.
Uninstall hkSFV

8. After removing hkSFV, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of hkSFV that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing hkSFV using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove hkSFV by Big-O Software from your PC, we are not saying that hkSFV by Big-O Software is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove hkSFV 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.

2016-06-27 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-27 14:24:42.517