Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

A guide to uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client from your system

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client for Windows. It is produced by Cisco Systems, Inc.. More information about Cisco Systems, Inc. can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client on Cisco Systems, Inc.'s page. Usually the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client application is placed in the C:\Program Files\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The complete uninstall command line for Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client is MsiExec.exe /X{F4C6DD02-8ACA-4354-BA36-9FFC3B767E73}. The program's main executable file is called vpnui.exe and it has a size of 190.24 KB (194808 bytes).

Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client is comprised of the following executables which occupy 1.58 MB (1659080 bytes) on disk:

  • InstallHelper.exe (29.24 KB)
  • VACon.exe (121.74 KB)
  • VACon64.exe (137.24 KB)
  • vpnagent.exe (588.74 KB)
  • vpncli.exe (38.74 KB)
  • vpndownloader.exe (514.24 KB)
  • vpnui.exe (190.24 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client version 2.5.2014 only. Click on the links below for other Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client versions: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be uninstalled when you want to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\InstallHelper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\AboutTab.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\company_logo.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\connected.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\ConnectionTab.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\disconnecting.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\GUI.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\Preferences.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\quarantined.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\reconnecting.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\StatsTab.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\res\unconnected.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\ssleay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\VACon.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\VACon64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnagent.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpncli.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpncommon.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpncommoncrypt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpndownloader.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnui.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnva.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnva.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnva64.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\vpnva64.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\zlib1.dll
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\preferences.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Cisco_Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client_vpnui_exe

Frequently the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Cisco\UCF\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\20DD6C4FACA84534AB63F9CFB367E737
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{F4C6DD02-8ACA-4354-BA36-9FFC3B767E73}

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\20DD6C4FACA84534AB63F9CFB367E737\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\vpnagent\ImagePath

A way to erase Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client is an application offered by Cisco Systems, Inc.. Frequently, people try to erase this program. Sometimes this can be hard because deleting this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to erase Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client 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 on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client". The Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client program will be found automatically. When you select Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client in the list of programs, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{F4C6DD02-8ACA-4354-BA36-9FFC3B767E73}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client.
Uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

8. After uninstalling Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client by Cisco Systems, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client by Cisco Systems, Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 03:16:09.700