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How to uninstall Google Earth from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Google Earth for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Google. You can read more on Google or check for application updates here. More information about Google Earth can be found at . The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth directory. Take into account that this location can differ depending on the user's choice. The full command line for removing Google Earth is RunDll32. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for administrator rights. googleearth.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 68.00 KB (69632 bytes) on disk.

Google Earth is comprised of the following executables which occupy 560.00 KB (573440 bytes) on disk:



  • googleearth.exe (68.00 KB)
  • gpsbabel.exe (492.00 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 4.0.2737 of Google Earth. You can find below a few links to other Google Earth versions:

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Google Earth has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\https_earth.google.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\https_google-earth.en.softonic.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_Google_Google Earth Pro_client_googleearth_exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Google Earth.etafile
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Google Earth.kmlfile
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Google Earth.kmzfile
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/vnd.google-earth.kml+xml
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/vnd.google-earth.kmz
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Earth Plus
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Earth Pro
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Google Earth
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{3DE5E7D4-7B88-403C-A3FD-2017A8240C5B}




A way to erase Google Earth from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Earth is a program marketed by the software company Google. Frequently, people try to remove it. This can be hard because uninstalling this manually takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove Google Earth 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


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


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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Google Earth or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Google Earth". The Google Earth application will be found automatically. When you click Google Earth in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Google Earth, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Google Earth:


  • The web site of the program is: http://www.keyhole.com
  • The uninstall string is: RunDll32
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth


8. After removing Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Google Earth that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Google Earth using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

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Geographical user distribution

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

The text above is not a recommendation to remove Google Earth by Google from your computer, nor are we saying that Google Earth by Google is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Google Earth in case you decide this is what you want to do. 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' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 16:32:14.860