Gothic III Gothic III

A way to uninstall Gothic III from your computer

This page is about Gothic III for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by JoWooD Productions Software AG. You can read more on JoWooD Productions Software AG or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on Gothic III on JoWooD Productions Software AG's web page. Gothic III is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III folder, depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Gothic III is RunDll32. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. kupdate.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 6.50 KB (6656 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside Gothic III. They occupy about 60.35 MB (63279269 bytes) on disk.

  • Gothic3.exe (192.00 KB)
  • kupdate.exe (6.50 KB)
  • Gothic_3_Modkit_v1.75.14_Setup.exe (60.15 MB)

This info is about Gothic III version 1.0.0 alone. You can find below a few links to other Gothic III releases:

After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III

The files below are left behind on your disk by Gothic III when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\binkw32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Changelog-112.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\CP_1_7x_Manual.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\CP_1_7x_Manual_Addendum_for_Modders.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\CP_Changelog_en.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\CP_Readme_en.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledAnimation.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledImage.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledImage.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledMaterial.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledMesh.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledMesh.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\_compiledPhysic.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\gui.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Infos.cpt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Infos.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Library.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Lightmaps.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Materials.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Music.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Music.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Projects_compiled.cpt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Projects_compiled.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Projects_compiled.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Quests.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Sound.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Sound.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Speech_English.p00
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Speech_English.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Speedtrees.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Strings.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Templates.cpt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Templates.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Credits.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Credits2.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Intro.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_01.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_02.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_03.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_04.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_05.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Video\G3_Logo_06.bik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Data\Workspace.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\DeepSilver.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Disclaimer_en.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Engine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Exporter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\FileSystem.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\fmod.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\fmodex.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Game.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\ge3dialogs.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\GFC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Gothic3.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Gothic3.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\GUI.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\handbook.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\IMAGEHLP.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\imghlp.lic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Importer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\controls.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\debug.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\events.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\ge3.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\ge3_cp_1_73_backup.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\imagequality.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\keyboard_and_console.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\log.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\logo.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Ini\mountlist.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\jowood.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\kupdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\lib3ds.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\libexpat.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Microsoft.VC80.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Microsoft.VC80.OpenMP.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msdbi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msvcm80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msvcp71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msvcp80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msvcr71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\msvcr80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\MSVCRT.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\NxCooking.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\NxExtensions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\PhysXCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\PhysXLoader.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\register.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\sapi_lipsync.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\SCM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Script.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\scripts\Script_Game.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\Setup Log 2018-06-10 #002.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\SharedBase.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\SHW32.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\site.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\snapshots\snapshots_ForceDir.txt.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Gothic III\splash.bmp

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SOFTWARE\JoWooD Productions Software AG\Gothic III
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\JoWooD Productions Software AG\Gothic III
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\KOCHMedia Deutschland GmbH\KOCHUpdate\Gothic III
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\JoWooD Productions Software AG\Gothic III
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\KOCHMedia Deutschland GmbH\KOCHUpdate\Gothic III
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{02B244A2-7F6A-42E8-A36F-8C385D7A1625}

How to erase Gothic III with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Gothic III is an application marketed by JoWooD Productions Software AG. Frequently, computer users decide to remove this program. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some know-how regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY manner to remove Gothic III 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Gothic III or simply click the Search field and type in "Gothic III". If it is installed on your PC the Gothic III app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Gothic III in the list , some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Gothic III, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Gothic III:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: RunDll32
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Gothic III.
Uninstall Gothic III

8. After removing Gothic III, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Gothic III which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Gothic III with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Gothic III by JoWooD Productions Software AG from your PC, nor are we saying that Gothic III by JoWooD Productions Software AG is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Gothic III 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' PCs.

2016-06-23 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 14:46:50.893