GPL Ghostscript GPL Ghostscript

A guide to uninstall GPL Ghostscript from your system

This web page is about GPL Ghostscript for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Artifex Software Inc.. Take a look here for more details on Artifex Software Inc.. You can read more about related to GPL Ghostscript at . Usually the GPL Ghostscript application is installed in the C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.04 folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove GPL Ghostscript by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.04\uninstgs.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. GPL Ghostscript's primary file takes about 166.50 KB (170496 bytes) and is called gswin64.exe.

GPL Ghostscript contains of the executables below. They take 383.48 KB (392686 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstgs.exe (58.98 KB)
  • gswin64.exe (166.50 KB)
  • gswin64c.exe (158.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 9.04 of GPL Ghostscript. You can find below info on other application versions of GPL Ghostscript: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove GPL Ghostscript:
  • C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.04\bin\gswin32.exe

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GPL Ghostscript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Artifex\GPL Ghostscript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\GPL Ghostscript

How to erase GPL Ghostscript from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GPL Ghostscript is a program by the software company Artifex Software Inc.. Frequently, computer users decide to erase this application. This can be difficult because performing this manually takes some skill regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK solution to erase GPL Ghostscript 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find GPL Ghostscript or simply activate the Search feature and type in "GPL Ghostscript". If it exists on your system the GPL Ghostscript application will be found automatically. After you select GPL Ghostscript in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding GPL Ghostscript, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for GPL Ghostscript:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.04\uninstgs.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove GPL Ghostscript.
Uninstall GPL Ghostscript

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

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall GPL Ghostscript by Artifex Software Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that GPL Ghostscript by Artifex Software Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall GPL Ghostscript 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 23:39:36.713