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A guide to uninstall Google Chrome from your system

Google Chrome is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Google Inc.. You can find out more on Google Inc. or check for application updates here. Google Chrome is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. The full uninstall command line for Google Chrome is C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\32.0.1700.102\Installer\setup.exe. chrome.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 846.27 KB (866584 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of Google Chrome. They occupy about 12.56 MB (13172336 bytes) on disk.

  • chrome.exe (846.27 KB)
  • wow_helper.exe (71.05 KB)
  • chrome_frame_helper.exe (81.77 KB)
  • chrome_launcher.exe (118.77 KB)
  • delegate_execute.exe (1.53 MB)
  • nacl64.exe (1.80 MB)
  • setup.exe (1.16 MB)
  • chrome_frame_helper.exe (81.77 KB)
  • chrome_launcher.exe (118.77 KB)
  • delegate_execute.exe (1.53 MB)
  • nacl64.exe (1.80 MB)
  • setup.exe (1.16 MB) to view all...

This page is about Google Chrome version 32.0.1700.102 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Google Chrome: to view all...
Several files, folders and registry entries can not be uninstalled when you remove Google Chrome from your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Google Chrome
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Google Chrome:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\32.0.1700.102\chrome.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\32.0.1700.102\chrome_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\32.0.1700.102\chrome_child.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\32.0.1700.102\chrome_frame_helper.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Google Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Google Chrome

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ChromeHTML\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ChromeHTML\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{5C65F4B0-3651-4514-B207-D10CB699B14B}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe

How to remove Google Chrome from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Chrome is an application by the software company Google Inc.. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is hard because removing this by hand takes some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Google Chrome 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Google Chrome or simply click the Search feature and type in "Google Chrome". The Google Chrome program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Google Chrome in the list , some information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Google Chrome, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Google Chrome.
Uninstall Google Chrome

8. After removing Google Chrome, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Google Chrome which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Google Chrome with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Google Chrome by Google Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Google Chrome by Google Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Google Chrome supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 13:01:20.117