BBC iPlayer Desktop BBC iPlayer Desktop

A guide to uninstall BBC iPlayer Desktop from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to remove BBC iPlayer Desktop for Windows. It was developed for Windows by British Broadcasting Corp.. Open here where you can get more info on British Broadcasting Corp.. The application is usually found in the C:\program files (x86)\BBC iPlayer Desktop directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall BBC iPlayer Desktop by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line msiexec /qb /x {CC085605-79A6-3D50-6AE8-42D213ECBAFC}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. BBC iPlayer Desktop.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 139.50 KB (142848 bytes) on disk.

BBC iPlayer Desktop is composed of the following executables which occupy 279.00 KB (285696 bytes) on disk:

  • BBC iPlayer Desktop.exe (139.50 KB)

This info is about BBC iPlayer Desktop version 3.2.14 only. For other BBC iPlayer Desktop versions please click below: to view all...
BBC iPlayer Desktop has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\BBC iPlayer Desktop

How to erase BBC iPlayer Desktop with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

BBC iPlayer Desktop is a program offered by the software company British Broadcasting Corp.. Some people want to erase this program. Sometimes this is difficult because removing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase BBC iPlayer Desktop is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


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 very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate BBC iPlayer Desktop or simply click the Search field and type in "BBC iPlayer Desktop". If it exists on your system the BBC iPlayer Desktop app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click BBC iPlayer Desktop in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding BBC iPlayer Desktop, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove BBC iPlayer Desktop.
Uninstall BBC iPlayer Desktop

8. After uninstalling BBC iPlayer Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of BBC iPlayer Desktop which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling BBC iPlayer Desktop using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove BBC iPlayer Desktop by British Broadcasting Corp. from your computer, nor are we saying that BBC iPlayer Desktop by British Broadcasting Corp. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove BBC iPlayer Desktop in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 13:11:26.327