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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 alone. You can find below a few links to other Google Earth versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove Google Earth.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}

How to delete Google Earth from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Earth is a program by the software company Google. Frequently, users want to remove this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Google Earth or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Google Earth". The Google Earth application will be found automatically. After you click Google Earth in the list of programs, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Google Earth, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Google Earth:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{BE06114F-559D-11E0-B5A1-001D0926B1BF}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth

8. After removing Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform 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 uninstalling Google Earth with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


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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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Google Earth by Google from your PC, we are not saying that Google Earth by Google is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info 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 Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 08:37:59.323