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A way to uninstall Age of Empires III from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Age of Empires III for Windows. It is written by Microsoft Game Studios. Additional info about Microsoft Game Studios can be seen here. Detailed information about Age of Empires III can be found at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires III folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Age of Empires III is C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{993908C2-50E1-4CCB-9846-D663D340896C} . The application's main executable file occupies 9.26 MB (9710464 bytes) on disk and is named age3.exe.

Age of Empires III installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 28.70 MB (30090560 bytes) on disk.

  • age3.exe (9.26 MB)
  • age3x.exe (11.97 MB)
  • Age3xLauncher.exe (54.81 KB)
  • age3y.exe (4.82 MB)
  • autopatcher.exe (816.00 KB)
  • autopatcher2.exe (198.80 KB)
  • autopatcherx.exe (202.81 KB)
  • autopatchery.exe (205.05 KB)
  • chktrust.exe (17.77 KB)
  • dw15.exe (178.32 KB)
  • filecrc.exe (44.00 KB)
  • instapup.exe (544.00 KB)
  • instapupx.exe (182.81 KB)
  • instapupy.exe (185.05 KB)
  • splash.exe (80.00 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Age of Empires III version 1.00.0000 only. Age of Empires III has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Many times the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A06CC9B718B93A649A35676BFBE9CE79
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{7B9CC60A-9B81-46A3-A953-76B6BF9EEC97}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A06CC9B718B93A649A35676BFBE9CE79\ProductName

How to delete Age of Empires III from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Age of Empires III is an application released by Microsoft Game Studios. Some computer users try to uninstall it. This is difficult because uninstalling this by hand takes some know-how related to PCs. One of the best EASY solution to uninstall Age of Empires III 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Age of Empires III or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Age of Empires III". The Age of Empires III program will be found automatically. After you select Age of Empires III in the list of programs, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Age of Empires III, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Age of Empires III:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{993908C2-50E1-4CCB-9846-D663D340896C}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Age of Empires III.
Uninstall Age of Empires III

8. After uninstalling Age of Empires III, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Age of Empires III that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Age of Empires III using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Age of Empires III by Microsoft Game Studios from your PC, we are not saying that Age of Empires III by Microsoft Game Studios is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Age of Empires III in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:29:45.223