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A guide to uninstall Altium Designer 17 from your computer

Altium Designer 17 is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Altium Limited. More data about Altium Limited can be found here. You can read more about related to Altium Designer 17 at . Usually the Altium Designer 17 application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Altium\AD17 folder, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove Altium Designer 17 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Altium\AD17\System\Installation\AltiumInstaller.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. DXP.EXE is the Altium Designer 17's primary executable file and it takes circa 25.09 MB (26307488 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed together with Altium Designer 17. They occupy about 125.41 MB (131506144 bytes) on disk.

  • AltiumInstaller.exe (8.82 MB)
  • DXP.EXE (25.09 MB)
  • diff.exe (8.00 KB)
  • diff3.exe (7.00 KB)
  • diff4.exe (7.00 KB)
  • svn-populate-node-origins-index.exe (21.00 KB)
  • svnauthz-validate.exe (30.50 KB)
  • svnauthz.exe (30.50 KB)
  • svndumpfilter.exe (37.50 KB)
  • svnmucc.exe (34.00 KB)
  • svnraisetreeconflict.exe (23.50 KB)
  • svnversion.exe (23.50 KB)
  • CefSharp.BrowserSubprocess.exe (8.50 KB)
  • NDP461-KB3102436-x86-x64-AllOS-ENU.exe (64.55 MB) to view all...

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Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall Altium Designer 17.

The files below were left behind on your disk by Altium Designer 17 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Altium Designer Beta 18.1.2.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Altium Designer {1502702A-5A1D-4C3F-82F6-BC07266201F2}

A way to uninstall Altium Designer 17 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Altium Designer 17 is an application released by Altium Limited. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY action to uninstall Altium Designer 17 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Altium Designer 17 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Altium Designer 17". If it is installed on your PC the Altium Designer 17 app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Altium Designer 17 in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Altium Designer 17, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Altium Designer 17:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Altium\AD17\System\Installation\AltiumInstaller.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Altium Designer 17.
Uninstall Altium Designer 17

8. After uninstalling Altium Designer 17, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Altium Designer 17 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Altium Designer 17 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.



This page is not a piece of advice to remove Altium Designer 17 by Altium Limited from your computer, we are not saying that Altium Designer 17 by Altium Limited is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Altium Designer 17 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.

2017-11-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-20 00:44:19.513