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A way to uninstall Google Earth from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Google Earth for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Google. You can find out more on Google or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on Google Earth on Google's website. Usually the Google Earth program is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth folder, depending on the user's option during install. MsiExec.exe /X{C084BC61-E537-11DE-8616-005056806466} is the full command line if you want to remove Google Earth. Google Earth's main file takes about 19.95 MB (20918784 bytes) and is called googleearth.exe.

The executables below are part of Google Earth. They occupy an average of 40.45 MB (42414080 bytes) on disk.



  • earthflashsol.exe (48.50 KB)
  • googleearth.exe (19.95 MB)
  • gpsbabel.exe (500.00 KB)
  • geplugin.exe (19.96 MB)


The information on this page is only about version 5.1.7894.7252 of Google Earth. For other Google Earth versions please click below:

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When planning to uninstall Google Earth you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Google Earth from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Google Earth:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\debug.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\drivers.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\earthflashsol.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\earthps.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\google_earth.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\gpl.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\gpsbabel.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\ImporterGlobalSettings.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\ImporterUISettings.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\kh20
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\kml_file.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\kmz_file.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ar.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\bg.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ca.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\cs.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\da.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\de.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\el.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\en.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\es.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\es-419.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fi.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fil.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\fr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\he.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hi.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\hu.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\id.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\it.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ja.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ko.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\lt.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\lv.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\nl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\no.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pt.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\pt-PT.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ro.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\ru.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sk.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\sv.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\th.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\tr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\uk.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\vi.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\zh-Hans.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\lang\zh-Hant.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\libexpatw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\microsoft.vc80.crt.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\msvcp80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\msvcr80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\PCOptimizations.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\16x16.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\32x32.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\aboutlogo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ad.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ae.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\af.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ag.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ai.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\al.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\am.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\american-flag.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\an.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ao.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\aq.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ar.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\ar.locale\default_myplaces.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_e_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_e_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_e_norm.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_n_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_n_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_n_norm.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_s_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_s_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_s_norm.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_w_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_w_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrow_w_norm.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_e_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_e_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_n_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_n_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_norm.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_s_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_s_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_w_active.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\arrows_w_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\as.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\asian-flag.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\at.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\au.country\startinglocation.kml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\res\auto.png

Many times the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • 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_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Earth Pro
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\16CB480C735EED116861000565084666
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Google Earth Plus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C084BC61-E537-11DE-8616-005056806466}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\16CB480C735EED116861000565084666\ProductName




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

Google Earth is a program marketed by the software company Google. Sometimes, computer users choose to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK way to uninstall 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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


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


5. All the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Google Earth or simply click the Search feature and type in "Google Earth". If it exists on your system the Google Earth app will be found automatically. After you select Google Earth in the list , the following information about the program is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Google Earth, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Google Earth:


  • The software company is: http://earth.google.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{C084BC61-E537-11DE-8616-005056806466}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth


8. After uninstalling Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start 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 registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

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Geographical user distribution

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

The text above is not a piece of advice 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 only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Google Earth supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 14:23:38.517