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A guide to uninstall Google Earth from your system

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall Google Earth for Windows. It is written by Google. Further information on Google can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Google Earth on Google's website. Google Earth is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. Google Earth's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{1D14373E-7970-4F2F-A467-ACA4F0EA21E3}. googleearth.exe is the Google Earth's main executable file and it takes approximately 12.67 MB (13281280 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with Google Earth. They take about 13.10 MB (13733888 bytes) on disk.

  • earthflashsol.exe (163.50 KB)
  • googleearth.exe (12.67 MB)
  • gpsbabel.exe (278.50 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 4.3.7284.3916 of Google Earth. For more Google Earth versions please click below: to view all...
Google Earth has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1D14373E-7970-4F2F-A467-ACA4F0EA21E3}

A way to delete Google Earth using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Earth is an application marketed by Google. Frequently, computer users choose to erase this program. This can be easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE practice 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Google Earth or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Google Earth". If it is installed on your PC the Google Earth program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Google Earth in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Google Earth, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Google Earth:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{1D14373E-7970-4F2F-A467-ACA4F0EA21E3}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth

8. After removing 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 which 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 can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Google Earth by Google from your computer, we are not saying that Google Earth by Google is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Google Earth in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 17:33:10.090