Brave Brave



How to uninstall Brave from your system

This page is about Brave for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Brave Software. More data about Brave Software can be found here. The application is frequently located in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Brave by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\Update.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Brave's main file takes around 318.98 KB (326632 bytes) and its name is Brave.exe.

The executable files below are part of Brave. They occupy about 67.43 MB (70704256 bytes) on disk.



  • Brave.exe (318.98 KB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.52 MB)
  • Brave.exe (63.69 MB)
  • BraveDefaults.exe (264.48 KB)
  • BraveDefaults.exe (125.24 KB)


This info is about Brave version 0.13.5 only. You can find below info on other application versions of Brave:

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When planning to uninstall Brave you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\brave

The files below remain on your disk by Brave's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\Brave.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\BraveDefaults.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\chrome_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\chrome_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\electron_resources.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\LICENSE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\am.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\da.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\de.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\el.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\es.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\et.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\he.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\id.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\it.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\te.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\th.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\node.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\app.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\BraveDefaults.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\electron.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-about.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-adblock.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-autofill.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-blank.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-bookmarks.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-brave.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-certerror.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-contributions.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-downloads.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-error.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-extensions.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-history.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-newtab.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-passwords.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-preferences.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-safebrowsing.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\about-styles.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\brave-default.css
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\adInsertion.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\block3rdPartyContent.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\blockCanvasFingerprinting.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\blockFlash.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\idleHandler.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\inputHandler.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\navigator.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\pageInformation.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\passwordManager.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\spellCheck.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\sync.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\themeColor.js
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\brave\app-0.13.5\resources\extensions\brave\content\scripts\util.js

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Brave
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Brave
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Brave




How to delete Brave using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Brave is a program offered by the software company Brave Software. Frequently, computer users choose to remove this program. Sometimes this can be difficult because performing this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. The best EASY solution to remove Brave 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools category
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4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Brave or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Brave". If it is installed on your PC the Brave app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Brave in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Brave, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Brave.
Uninstall Brave


8. After removing Brave, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Brave that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Brave with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove Brave by Brave Software from your PC, we are not saying that Brave by Brave Software is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Brave in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-02 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-02 13:29:18.643