Uninstall and Remove AMD Step by Step 2023 Guide

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Do you need to uninstall AMD OverDrive to fix some problems? Are you looking for an effective solution to completely delete all files from your PC? Don’t worry about it. This page contains detailed instructions for completely deleting AMD OverDrive.

Possible problems removing the AMD OverDrive.

* AMD OverDrive is not listed in the Programs and Features section
* You do not have sufficient access to uninstall AMD OverDrive.
* The file needed to complete the uninstallation could not be started.
* There’s been a mistake. Not all files have been successfully deleted.
* Another process that uses the file prevents AMD OverDrive from being deleted.
* AMD OverDrive files and folders are stored on the hard drive after deletion.

The installation of AMD OverDrive is not possible due to many other problems. Insufficient installation of the AMD OverDrive can also cause many problems. It is therefore very important to completely erase AMD OverDrive and delete all files.

How do I completely remove the AMD OverDrive?

Method 1: Uninstall the AMD drive via programs and functions.

When a new part of the program is installed on your system, the program is added to the list under Programs and Features. If you want to uninstall a program, you can go to the section Programs and Features. So, if you want to uninstall AMD OverDrive, the first solution is to uninstall AMD OverDrive using programs and functions.


a. Open programs and functions.

Windows Vista and Windows 7

Press Start, type Uninstall program in the Search for programs and files , and then click on the result.

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Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.

Open the WinX menu by holding the buttons Windows and X together and then pressing Programs and Functions.

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b. Look in the AMD OverDrive list, click it and then click the Remove button to start the removal.


Method 2: Remove the AMD drive with the file uninstaller.exe

Most computer programs have an executable file called uninst000.exe or uninstall.exe or something similar. These files are located in the installation directory of AMD OverDrive.


a. Navigate to the installation directory of AMD OverDrive.

b. Locate the file uninstallation.exe or uninstallation000.exe.


c. Double click on the uninstaller and follow the instructions of the AMD OverDriveuninstaller wizard.

Method 3: Remove the AMD drive via System Restore.

System Restore is a utility provided with the Windows operating system that helps computer users restore the system to its previous state and remove programs that interfere with the operation of the computer. If you created a System Restore Point before installing the program, you can use System Restore to restore the system and completely destroy unwanted programs such as AMD OverDrive. Before you perform a system restore, you need to back up your personal files and data.


a. Close all open files and programs.

b. On the desktop, right-click Computer and select Properties. The system window is displayed.

c. Click on the System Protection button on the left side of the system window. The System Properties window is displayed.

System protection

d. Click on System Restore and the System Restore window will open.

System restoration

e. Select another restore point, and then select Next.

Restore files and system configurations

f. Select a date and time from the list and press Next. Please note that programs and drivers installed after the selected date and time may not work properly and may need to be reinstalled.

Target recovery point

Click Done when the Restore Point Confirmation window appears.

Validate the recovery point

Nine o’clock. Click Yes to reconfirm.

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Method 4: Remove the AMD drive with an antivirus program.

Today, malware resembles normal computer applications, but it is much more difficult to remove it from a computer. These malicious programs infiltrate the computer using Trojans and spyware. Other malware, such as adware or potentially unwanted programs, are also very difficult to remove. They are usually installed in your system with free software such as videos, games or PDF converters. You can easily bypass the detection of antivirus programs in your system. If you cannot remove AMD OverDrive like other programs, it is worth checking if it is malicious or not. Click on this tool and download it to scan it for free.

Method 5: ReinstallAMD OverDrive to uninstall it.

If the file required to delete AMD OverDrive is damaged or missing, the program will not be able to delete it. In this case, a new installation of AMD OverDrive may help. Run the installation program on the original drive or in the startup file to reinstall the program. Sometimes you can use the installer to restore or uninstall the program.

Method 6: Use the deletion command displayed in the registry.

When the program is installed on your computer, Windows stores the settings and information in the registry, including the command to uninstall the program. You can try this method to delete AMD OverDrive. Please change the register carefully as any error can lead to a system error.


a. Press and hold the Windows and R keys to open the Run command, type regedit in the field and press OK.

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b. Go to the following registration key and locate the AMD OverDrive key:


c. Double-click the UninstallString value and copy the data from the value.


d. Press and hold the Windows and R keys to open the Run command, paste the value data into the field and click OK.

e. Follow the instructions in the wizard to remove AMD OverDrive.

Method 7: Removes the excess AMD disk with an external removal program.

Manually deleting AMD OverDrive requires computer knowledge and patience. And no one can promise that a manual uninstallation will completely uninstall AMD OverDrive and erase all files. And an incomplete uninstallation results in many unnecessary and invalid entries in the registry and has a negative effect on the performance of your computer. Too many unwanted files also take up free space on your hard drive and slow down your PC. It is recommended that you uninstall AMD OverDrive using a reliable external uninstaller that can scan your system, identify all AMD OverDrive files, and delete them completely. Download this powerful third party remover below.