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A guide to uninstall Google Earth from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Google Earth for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Google. You can read more on Google or check for application updates here. Further information about Google Earth can be seen at . Usually the Google Earth program is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The full uninstall command line for Google Earth is MsiExec.exe /X{6F545E5E-4595-11E2-93B6-B8AC6F97B88E}. Google Earth's main file takes about 203.50 KB (208384 bytes) and its name is geplugin.exe.

The executables below are part of Google Earth. They occupy about 751.50 KB (769536 bytes) on disk.

  • earthflashsol.exe (50.50 KB)
  • geplugin.exe (203.50 KB)
  • gpsbabel.exe (294.00 KB)

The current page applies to Google Earth version alone. For more Google Earth versions please click below: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Google Earth you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Google Earth:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6F545E5E-4595-11E2-93B6-B8AC6F97B88E}

How to remove Google Earth from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Earth is an application offered by Google. Sometimes, people want to erase this application. Sometimes this is difficult because deleting this manually takes some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK approach to erase 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 on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

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

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Google Earth, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Google Earth:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{6F545E5E-4595-11E2-93B6-B8AC6F97B88E}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth

8. After removing Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Google Earth which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Google Earth using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

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


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 software application. This page only contains detailed instructions 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 our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 05:32:36.893