Counter-Strike 1.6 Counter-Strike 1.6

How to uninstall Counter-Strike 1.6 from your system

Counter-Strike 1.6 is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Valve folder (same installation drive as Windows). RunDll32 C:\PROGRA~2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{9ABFB92D-93DA-49EE-8ABF-F8195DE45CA9}\Setup.exe" -l0x19 is the full command line if you want to remove Counter-Strike 1.6. hl.exe is the Counter-Strike 1.6's primary executable file and it takes approximately 80.00 KB (81920 bytes) on disk.

Counter-Strike 1.6 contains of the executables below. They occupy 10.59 MB (11107005 bytes) on disk.

  • hl.exe (80.00 KB)
  • hlds.exe (388.00 KB)
  • hltv.exe (216.00 KB)
  • test2.exe (4.00 KB)
  • baslangic_serverlist.exe (101.58 KB)
  • sXeInjectedSetup.15.2.Fix.2.exe (9.82 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Counter-Strike 1.6 version 1.6 only. Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry data will not be deleted when you remove Counter-Strike 1.6 from your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6

The files below are left behind on your disk by Counter-Strike 1.6 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\cstrike\user.rc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\Uninstal.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\??????? ???.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\CS16 Full-V28.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\icon\Telegram.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\Readme.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb5472.27587\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\Telegram.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\??????? ???.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\CS16 Full-V28.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\icon\Telegram.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\Readme.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXb8304.9183\Counter-Strike-1.6-Full-v28\Telegram.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\cstrike\config.cfg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\platform\config\FriendsData.vdf
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\platform\config\InGameDialogConfig.vdf
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Counter-Strike 1.6\platform\config\ServerBrowser.vdf
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\

Many times the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Counter-Strike 1.6
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Valve\Counter-Strike 1.6

How to delete Counter-Strike 1.6 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Some users try to remove this application. This can be efortful because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE manner to remove Counter-Strike 1.6 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Counter-Strike 1.6 or simply click the Search field and type in "Counter-Strike 1.6". The Counter-Strike 1.6 program will be found automatically. When you click Counter-Strike 1.6 in the list , some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Counter-Strike 1.6, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Counter-Strike 1.6.
Uninstall Counter-Strike 1.6

8. After uninstalling Counter-Strike 1.6, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Counter-Strike 1.6 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Counter-Strike 1.6 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130