Grand Theft Auto IV Grand Theft Auto IV

A way to uninstall Grand Theft Auto IV from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to remove Grand Theft Auto IV for Windows. It is made by Rockstar Games. More information on Rockstar Games can be seen here. Click on to get more data about Grand Theft Auto IV on Rockstar Games's website. The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto IV folder (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{579BA58C-F33D-4970-9953-B94B43768AC3}\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Grand Theft Auto IV. Grand Theft Auto IV's primary file takes about 7.56 MB (7930920 bytes) and its name is GTAIV_CONFIG.exe.

Grand Theft Auto IV contains of the executables below. They occupy 33.13 MB (34744144 bytes) on disk.

  • gta4Browser.exe (57.38 KB)
  • gtaEncoder.exe (41.88 KB)
  • GTAIV.exe (14.79 MB)
  • LaunchGTAIV.exe (4.89 MB)
  • GTAIV_CONFIG.exe (7.56 MB)
  • OfflineActivation.exe (4.84 MB)
  • RGSCLauncher.exe (597.38 KB)
  • setup.exe (389.31 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Grand Theft Auto IV version 1.00.0000 alone. You can find below a few links to other Grand Theft Auto IV releases:

Some files, folders and registry entries will be left behind when you are trying to remove Grand Theft Auto IV from your computer.

Usually the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{579BA58C-F33D-4970-9953-B94B43768AC3}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto IV

A way to remove Grand Theft Auto IV using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Grand Theft Auto IV is an application released by the software company Rockstar Games. Frequently, users try to erase this program. This can be easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE way to erase Grand Theft Auto IV 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Grand Theft Auto IV or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Grand Theft Auto IV". If it exists on your system the Grand Theft Auto IV program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Grand Theft Auto IV in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Grand Theft Auto IV, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Grand Theft Auto IV:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{579BA58C-F33D-4970-9953-B94B43768AC3}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Grand Theft Auto IV.
Uninstall Grand Theft Auto IV

8. After uninstalling Grand Theft Auto IV, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Grand Theft Auto IV that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Grand Theft Auto IV using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Grand Theft Auto IV by Rockstar Games from your computer, nor are we saying that Grand Theft Auto IV by Rockstar Games is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Grand Theft Auto IV supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 16:33:01.887