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A guide to uninstall Dont Starve from your system

This page contains complete information on how to remove Dont Starve for Windows. It is developed by Klei Entertainment. More data about Klei Entertainment can be read here. Detailed information about Dont Starve can be seen at . Dont Starve is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Dont Starve folder, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the program. You can remove Dont Starve by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\Dont Starve\uninstall.exe" "/U:C:\Program Files (x86)\Dont Starve\Uninstall\uninstall.xml". Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. dontstarve.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 2.67 MB (2800640 bytes) on disk.

Dont Starve installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 10.84 MB (11364704 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (3.63 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (4.02 MB)
  • dontstarve.exe (2.67 MB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (524.84 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.88179 of Dont Starve. You can find below info on other releases of Dont Starve: to view all...

How to delete Dont Starve from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Dont Starve is an application marketed by the software company Klei Entertainment. Sometimes, users decide to uninstall it. This can be easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Dont Starve 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start 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 powerful package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Dont Starve or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Dont Starve". If it exists on your system the Dont Starve app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Dont Starve in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Dont Starve, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Dont Starve:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Dont Starve\uninstall.exe" "/U:C:\Program Files (x86)\Dont Starve\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Dont Starve.
Uninstall Dont Starve

8. After removing Dont Starve, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Dont Starve that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Dont Starve using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Dont Starve by Klei Entertainment from your PC, nor are we saying that Dont Starve by Klei Entertainment is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Dont Starve supposing you want to. 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' computers.

2015-05-23 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-05-22 21:00:39.077