Clean Master Clean Master

A guide to uninstall Clean Master from your system

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall Clean Master for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Cheetah Mobile. Open here where you can get more info on Cheetah Mobile. Please follow if you want to read more on Clean Master on Cheetah Mobile's page. The application is often placed in the C:\program files (x86)\cmcm\Clean Master directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ being determined by the user's preference. The full command line for uninstalling Clean Master is C:\program files (x86)\cmcm\Clean Master\uni0nst.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 857.35 KB (877928 bytes) on disk and is called uni0nst.exe.

The executables below are part of Clean Master. They occupy an average of 4.86 MB (5098184 bytes) on disk.

  • cmcore.exe (307.82 KB)
  • cmlive.exe (655.85 KB)
  • cmtray.exe (753.82 KB)
  • kcleaner.exe (2.35 MB)
  • uni0nst.exe (857.35 KB)

This page is about Clean Master version 1.0 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Clean Master:

Clean Master has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Clean Master:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\cmcm\Clean Master
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\cmcm\Clean Master

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Clean Master

A way to uninstall Clean Master using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Clean Master is an application offered by the software company Cheetah Mobile. Some people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase Clean Master is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design 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. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Clean Master or simply activate the Search field and type in "Clean Master". If it is installed on your PC the Clean Master app will be found automatically. When you select Clean Master in the list , some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Clean Master, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Clean Master:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\program files (x86)\cmcm\Clean Master\uni0nst.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Clean Master.
Uninstall Clean Master

8. After uninstalling Clean Master, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Clean Master that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Clean Master using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Clean Master by Cheetah Mobile from your computer, nor are we saying that Clean Master by Cheetah Mobile is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Clean Master in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:02:11.287