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How to uninstall Google Earth from your computer

Google Earth is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Google. More information about Google can be read here. More information about Google Earth can be found at . The application is usually located in the C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth directory (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Google Earth is MsiExec.exe /X{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}. geplugin.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 71.00 KB (72704 bytes) on disk.

Google Earth contains of the executables below. They take 482.00 KB (493568 bytes) on disk.



  • earthflashsol.exe (55.00 KB)
  • geplugin.exe (71.00 KB)
  • gpsbabel.exe (285.00 KB)


The current page applies to Google Earth version 6.0.2.2074 alone. You can find below a few links to other Google Earth versions:

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Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove Google Earth.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth

Files remaining:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\GoogleEarth\icons\kh.google.com_icons_lil_earth_l.png
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\drivers.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\earthflashsol.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\earthps.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\ge_expat.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\google_earth.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth_free.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\gpl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\gpsbabel.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\ImporterGlobalSettings.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\ImporterUISettings.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\kh20
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\kml_file.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\kmz_file.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ar.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\bg.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ca.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\cs.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\da.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\de.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\el.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\en.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\es.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\es-419.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fa.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fi.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fil.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fr.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\he.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hi.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hr.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hu.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\id.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\it.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ja.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ko.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\lt.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\lv.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\nl.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\no.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pl.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pt.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pt-PT.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ro.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ru.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sk.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sl.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sr.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sv.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\th.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\tr.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\uk.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\vi.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\zh-Hans.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\zh-Hant.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\zh-Hant-HK.qm
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\Microsoft.VC80.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\msvcp80.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\msvcr80.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\Patch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\PCOptimizations.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ad.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ae.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\af.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ag.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ai.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\al.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\am.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\an.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ao.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\application.rcc
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\aq.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ar.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ar.locale\default_myplaces.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\as.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\at.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\au.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\aw.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ax.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\az.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ba.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\balloons.rcc
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bb.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bd.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\be.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bf.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bg.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bg.locale\default_myplaces.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bh.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bi.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bj.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bm.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bn.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bo.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\br.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bs.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bt.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\builtin_webdata.rcc
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\res\bv.country\startinglocation.kml

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.kml\Google Earth.kmlfile
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.kmz\Google Earth.kmzfile
  • 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_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F41160EBD9550E115B1A00D190621BFB
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Google Earth EC
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Google Earth Plus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F41160EBD9550E115B1A00D190621BFB\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\List\C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth.exe




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

Google Earth is a program released by Google. Frequently, people want to erase it. This is difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK way to erase Google Earth is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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


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


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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Google Earth or simply activate the Search field and type in "Google Earth". The Google Earth application will be found very quickly. After you select Google Earth in the list , the following information regarding the program is made available to you:


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


  • The software company is: http://earth.google.pl/
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth


8. After uninstalling Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Google Earth that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Google Earth using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

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

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Google Earth by Google from your PC, nor are we saying that Google Earth by Google is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Google Earth in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that 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: 2016-06-19 08:37:59.323