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How to uninstall Epic Games Launcher from your computer

Epic Games Launcher is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Epic Games, Inc.. Additional info about Epic Games, Inc. can be seen here. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Epic Games directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling Epic Games Launcher is MsiExec.exe /X{213B426C-5317-4F2D-8395-AC04B70711C4}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named EpicGamesLauncher.exe and it has a size of 2.91 MB (3048896 bytes).

The executables below are part of Epic Games Launcher. They take an average of 90.26 MB (94643560 bytes) on disk.

  • DXSETUP.exe (505.84 KB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (13.26 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (2.91 MB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (16.76 MB)
  • UnrealEngineLauncher.exe (3.61 MB)
  • UnrealCEFSubProcess.exe (3.55 MB)
  • UnrealVersionSelector.exe (1.47 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (2.91 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (30.54 MB)
  • LauncherPrereqSetup_x64.exe (11.16 MB)
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This page is about Epic Games Launcher version only. You can find here a few links to other Epic Games Launcher versions:

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Epic Games Launcher has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\desktop\Epic Games

The files below were left behind on your disk by Epic Games Launcher's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\desktop\Epic Games\Launcher\Engine\Binaries\ThirdParty\Windows\DirectX\x86\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\desktop\Epic Games\Launcher\Portal\Binaries\Win64\EpicGamesLauncher_IObitDel.exe
  • C:\desktop\Epic Games\Launcher\Portal\Binaries\Win64\msvcp140_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\desktop\Epic Games\Launcher\Portal\Binaries\Win64\vcruntime140_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\C__desktop_Epic Games_Launcher_Portal_Binaries_Win32_EpicGamesLauncher_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\Epic Games Launcher.history
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{213B426C-5317-4F2D-8395-AC04B70711C4}\Installer.ico

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C624B3127135D2F43859CA407B70114C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F8385C66458B55A4986E6A3178744AFD
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{213B426C-5317-4F2D-8395-AC04B70711C4}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C624B3127135D2F43859CA407B70114C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F8385C66458B55A4986E6A3178744AFD\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{1996297D-A232-40D9-93C4-6919634B2EB9}C:\desktop\epic games\launcher\portal\binaries\win64\epicgameslauncher.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{E79C7561-12EE-43BD-B99F-D1DC57992717}C:\desktop\epic games\launcher\portal\binaries\win32\epicgameslauncher.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{961D2F70-BAA6-413D-B4F7-2F5187D6FC0A}C:\desktop\epic games\launcher\portal\binaries\win64\epicgameslauncher.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{C0E7E212-776B-421F-B611-B5496CFB1132}C:\desktop\epic games\launcher\portal\binaries\win32\epicgameslauncher.exe

How to delete Epic Games Launcher from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Epic Games Launcher is a program marketed by the software company Epic Games, Inc.. Some users try to uninstall this application. This is hard because performing this manually requires some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK action to uninstall Epic Games Launcher is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent 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 Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Epic Games Launcher or simply click the Search field and type in "Epic Games Launcher". The Epic Games Launcher application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Epic Games Launcher in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Epic Games Launcher, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Epic Games Launcher.
Uninstall Epic Games Launcher

8. After removing Epic Games Launcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Epic Games Launcher which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Epic Games Launcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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



This page is not a piece of advice to remove Epic Games Launcher by Epic Games, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Epic Games Launcher by Epic Games, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Epic Games Launcher supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-11-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-21 20:32:53.850