How to Uninstall Disk Change Monitor?

“Had installed Disk Change Monitor earlier and uninstalled afterwards, but still cannot install other antivirus program which just prompts you to remove Disk Change Monitor; The attached uninstall progress doesn’t work and also cannot find the Disk Change Monitor on Control Panel…”---By numerous PC users.

Have you ever met such similar difficulties while you are uninstalling Disk Change Monitor? Disk Change Monitor is a well known antivirus program that has got a high reputation among many computer users, millions of broadband customer use its services to protect their computers from outside attackers. But due to some reasons, many people need to uninstall Disk Change Monitor from their computers, and the difficulty to totally uninstall Disk Change Monitor has made some people think that it is an impossible mission.

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Why is it hard to uninstall Disk Change Monitor

Like other antivirus programs such as SRT ,Task Manager Viewer ,SafeSpace Free Edition ,MSN Photo Virus Remover ,MoSo Anti-Malware 2008 ,Jiangmin Antivirus Software ,Disk Change Monitor can’t be uninstalled easily and completely by the Windows Add/Remove Programs. You will definetly find that it would wast your much time to uninstall Disk Change Monitor manually. If you decide to uninstall Disk Change Monitor by asking the technicians in PC store, it is really not a good idea for you to spend the money for it. It is worthless! Let me tell you why it is so hard to uninstall Disk Change Monitor. Two main reasons: 1. The original designer of Disk Change Monitor makes it so difficult to be uninstalled in order to ask their customer keep using the software on the PC. You know, almost every application publisher will has his own business purpose. 2. Most of the PC users are not good at computer skill. They can handle the simple problems but not including the registry issue. To uninstall Disk Change Monitor completely, you need to clean the leftover, related registry keys and registry entries of it, that is the most difficul part of uninstalling Disk Change Monitor. If you delete the wrong folder in system disk or important registry list, you would make your PC system crash.

Why do you want to uninstall Disk Change Monitor?

  • Disk Change Monitor makes your computer perform very slowly.
  • Disk Change Monitor has been expired on your PC.
  • Some of its essential files or processes are deleted by accident
  • It is not compatible with your computer system or some other programs
  • It occupies too much system space of your PC.
  • You want to use other antivirus programs then have to uninstall Disk Change Monitor at first.

Step by step to manually uninstall Disk Change Monitor

Uninstall Disk Change Monitor by its attached uninstall program


  1. Go to the install folder of Disk Change Monitor.
  2. Find out the uninstall process and activate it.
  3. Follow the prompt to finish the removing process.

Theoretically, the Disk Change Monitor removal could be achieved after finishing the last removing step, but the fact is just not the case, you still can find some stubborn files on it and not allow you to manually delete, which actually means the unsuccessful uninstallation.

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Uninstall Disk Change Monitor by Windows Add/Remove Programs

1. Open Task Manager, stop Disk Change Monitor from running.

2. Click on the Start Menu button and then click on the Control Panel.

3. Click the Windows Add/Remove program.

4. A list of programs installed will be populated, this may take a bit of time.

5. In this list please find Disk Change Monitor and select it by left-clicking once on it.

6. Then click on the Uninstall button to start the uninstall process for Disk Change Monitor. A wizard should then open, which will guide you through the rest of the uninstall.

Note: When finishing the above four steps, you still need to do an additional job so that the complete removal can be achieve, that is to manually clean out those stubborn leftovers which include its install files and registry entries. But not all the users has the ability to fulfill the final manual removal process, because it is a high risky job do any modification in the Registry Editor which is a crucial part for the computer system, any removal error for those registry entries will probably cause the blue screen error or permanent system crash.

Tips: To uninstall Disk Change Monitor compeltely, you still need to delete the related registry entries carfully.


We provide you with the guides but it is not recommended.

Go to registry editor to get rid of Disk Change Monitor registry keys and values:
(HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Disk Change Monitor)
(HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Disk Change Monitor)
(HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\eg ui)

Click on the START menu again and get in the Control Panel and then Folder Options then View and choose Show Hidden Files and Folders, delete the following folders:

(C:\Program Files\Disk Change Monitor )
(C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Disk Change Monitor)
(C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Disk Change Monitor)


Disk Change Monitor Registry Details
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{F4F5B989-1ACC-438A-BFC9-DA15FCC49CB4} HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\picasa HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ Disk Change Monitor \shell HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Disk Change Monitor\shell\open HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Disk Change Monitor\shell\open\command HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Disk Change Monitor.autoplay HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ Disk Change Monitor.autoplay\shell HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ Disk Change Monitor.autoplay\shell\import HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ Disk Change Monitor.autoplay\shell\import\command HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Disk Change Monitor\url protocol HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Disk Change Monitor.autoplay\defaulticon HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\google\Disk Change Monitor\Disk Change Monitor \runtime\apppath HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\main\default_search_url HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\main\search bar HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\main\search page HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\search\default_search_url HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\search\searchassistant HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\searchurl\provider HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\search assistant\defaultsearchurl HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\eventhandlersdefaultselection\showpicturesonarrival HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\internet explorer\version vector\ Disk Change MonitorHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows nt\CurrentVersion\prefetcher\lasttracefailure HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows nt\CurrentVersion\prefetcher\tracesprocessed HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows nt\CurrentVersion\prefetcher\tracessuccessful HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival\action HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival\defaulticon HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival\invokeprogid HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival\invokeverb HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\autoplayhandlers\handlers\Disk Change Monitorimportpicturesonarrival\provider HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\DisplayName HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\DisplayVersion HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\HelpLink HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\InstallLocation HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\Publisher HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\UninstallString HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\URLInfoAbout HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\VersionMajor HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Change Monitor\VersionMinor

Uninstall errors you may encounter

Sometimes, you may encounter some error messages during the uninstalling procession. It means some of the files of this application are missing or you don't have the permission to uninstall it manually.




In this case, you should use some third party uninstall tools to force uninstall programs you don't need any more. You can avoid such uninstall error message and finish the removal powerfully.

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Step1: Free Download Disk Change Monitor Uninstaller, install and run it.

Step2: Select the program you want to uninstall and click the “Uninstall” button.

Step3: Follow the uninstall wizard to completely uninstall the program.

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