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A way to uninstall Bing Desktop from your PC

Bing Desktop is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Microsoft Corporation. Check out here for more information on Microsoft Corporation. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Bing Desktop is MsiExec.exe /I{7D095455-D971-4D4C-9EFD-9AF6A6584F3A}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. BingDesktop.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 2.26 MB (2371808 bytes) on disk.

Bing Desktop contains of the executables below. They occupy 5.39 MB (5655440 bytes) on disk.

  • BDAppHost.exe (149.72 KB)
  • BDExtHost.exe (203.72 KB)
  • BDRuntimeHost.exe (361.72 KB)
  • BDSurrogateHost.exe (43.72 KB)
  • BingDesktop.exe (2.26 MB)
  • BingDesktopRestarter.exe (92.22 KB)
  • BingDesktopUpdater.exe (169.72 KB)
  • DefaultPack.EXE (2.10 MB)
  • DefaultSetter.exe (40.22 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.3.463.0 of Bing Desktop. You can find here a few links to other Bing Desktop versions: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry entries can be left behind when you want to remove Bing Desktop from your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Bing Desktop

The files below remain on your disk by Bing Desktop's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop\app.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop\Apps\avatar\1.3.463\appmanifest.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\BingDesktop\Apps\avatar\1.3.463\bingavatar.html

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{224E9764-CB74-4585-BAA7-FBEF488AB628}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2731C3CE-C5D4-473D-B740-2426543DE44B}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{CA31B23D-E44F-4CCF-A1D9-FC47446FE289}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{DDAEB79C-B3E3-465E-A65D-C4528DEFC153}

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{7320DBFB-3F5A-4BE6-8106-8B7BAA72E051}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{A9B9D9B6-6885-474B-AC5C-1205024E964A}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B32F05BD-8690-492A-9D12-CC6CD87D9345}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{E81C4E19-0E01-4527-942A-46ED90AF2371}\LocalServer32\

How to remove Bing Desktop with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Bing Desktop is a program by the software company Microsoft Corporation. Some people choose to uninstall this program. This can be hard because uninstalling this by hand requires some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY way to uninstall Bing Desktop 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Bing Desktop or simply activate the Search field and type in "Bing Desktop". If it exists on your system the Bing Desktop app will be found very quickly. When you select Bing Desktop in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Bing Desktop, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Bing Desktop.
Uninstall Bing Desktop

8. After uninstalling Bing Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Bing Desktop that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Bing Desktop using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Bing Desktop by Microsoft Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Bing Desktop by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Bing Desktop supposing 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' PCs.

2016-06-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 08:26:34.270