7-Zip 9.20 7-Zip 9.20

A way to uninstall 7-Zip 9.20 from your system

7-Zip 9.20 is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. 7-Zip 9.20 is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\7-Zip folder, depending on the user's option. The application's main executable file has a size of 412.00 KB (421888 bytes) on disk and is named 7zFM.exe.

The following executable files are incorporated in 7-Zip 9.20. They occupy 851.77 KB (872209 bytes) on disk.

  • 7z.exe (160.00 KB)
  • 7zFM.exe (412.00 KB)
  • 7zG.exe (222.50 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (57.27 KB)

The current page applies to 7-Zip 9.20 version 9.20 alone. Many files, folders and registry entries will not be deleted when you remove 7-Zip 9.20 from your computer.

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_7-Zip_7zFM_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_7-Zip_7-zip_chm

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\7-Zip
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\7-Zip
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\96F071321C0420729002000010000000
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\7-Zip 9.20

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\7-Zip
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\96F071321C0420729002000010000000\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3740614842-3729169007-3106693529-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\7-Zip\7zFM.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3740614842-3729169007-3106693529-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files\7-Zip\7zFM.exe

A way to remove 7-Zip 9.20 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Frequently, users decide to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because doing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE way to uninstall 7-Zip 9.20 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find 7-Zip 9.20 or simply click the Search field and type in "7-Zip 9.20". If it is installed on your PC the 7-Zip 9.20 application will be found automatically. When you select 7-Zip 9.20 in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding 7-Zip 9.20, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove 7-Zip 9.20.
Uninstall 7-Zip 9.20

8. After uninstalling 7-Zip 9.20, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong 7-Zip 9.20 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing 7-Zip 9.20 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130