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How to uninstall Google Earth from your computer

This page contains thorough information on how to uninstall Google Earth for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Google. Take a look here for more information on Google. More info about the program Google Earth can be found at . Google Earth is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth folder, subject to the user's choice. You can uninstall Google Earth by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{4D2A6330-2F8B-11E3-9C40-B8AC6F97B88E}. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. The application's main executable file occupies 203.50 KB (208384 bytes) on disk and is named geplugin.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in Google Earth. They occupy 751.50 KB (769536 bytes) on disk.



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


The information on this page is only about version 7.1.2.2041 of Google Earth. You can find below a few links to other Google Earth releases:

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If you are manually uninstalling Google Earth we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Google Earth:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Google Earth PRO 7.1.2.2019 Final (Patch-MPT) [ChingLiu].torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Google Earth Pro v6.2.2.6613 Premium Full (.dll cracked) (Alien).torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\google earth.iso.torrent
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{4D2A6330-2F8B-11E3-9C40-B8AC6F97B88E}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

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 EC
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Earth Plus
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Earth Pro
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\0336A2D4B8F23E11C9048BCAF6798BE8
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{4D2A6330-2F8B-11E3-9C40-B8AC6F97B88E}

Supplementary registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth Pro\googleearth.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth Pro\googleearth.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Google Earth\client\googleearth.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\0336A2D4B8F23E11C9048BCAF6798BE8\ProductName




A way to erase Google Earth from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Earth is a program marketed by Google. Some people try to remove this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this manually requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE 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 already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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


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


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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Google Earth or simply activate the Search field and type in "Google Earth". If it is installed on your PC the Google Earth app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Google Earth in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:


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


  • The software company is: http://earth.google.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{4D2A6330-2F8B-11E3-9C40-B8AC6F97B88E}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Google Earth.
Uninstall Google Earth


8. After removing Google Earth, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with 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 entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
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Disclaimer

This page 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. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Google Earth supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered 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: 2016-06-18 21:07:11.733