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A guide to uninstall Hearthstone from your computer

Hearthstone is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Blizzard Entertainment. Check out here for more info on Blizzard Entertainment. More information about the software Hearthstone can be seen at . The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Hearthstone directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling Hearthstone is C:\ProgramData\Battle.net\Agent\Blizzard Uninstaller.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 3.05 MB (3199976 bytes) on disk and is titled Hearthstone Beta Launcher.exe.

The following executables are installed together with Hearthstone. They take about 18.42 MB (19310032 bytes) on disk.

  • Hearthstone Beta Launcher.exe (3.05 MB)
  • Hearthstone.exe (15.36 MB)
If you are manually uninstalling Hearthstone we recommend you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\StreamingAssetsData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\Cache\Subset\1288_3891726B53A60CAA8913A970719B59F0558C1349.subset_card
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\Cache\Subset\6_04966803D7037F130BAFDF3F2E0DE622A33F269D.subset_card
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\Cache\Subset\7_DC949FE4AA149DF81EB4D2F7AB3676639F6C19E8.subset_card
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\Cache\UberText\text_enUS.cache
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\dlcertbundle
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\Logs\hearthstone_2017_10_25_10_51_27.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Blizzard\Hearthstone\options.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\StreamingAssetsData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\19861092\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft-box-art.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\StreamingAssetsData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\19861092\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft-box-art.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\StreamingAssetsData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\19861092\metadata.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\StreamingAssetsData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\19861092\StreamingSettings.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\20856364\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft_001.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\20856364\manifest.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\hearthstone_heroes_of_warcraft\20856364\metadata.json

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Blizzard Entertainment\Hearthstone
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Hearthstone

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\G:\games\hearthstone\hearthstone.exe.FriendlyAppName

A way to delete Hearthstone using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hearthstone is an application by the software company Blizzard Entertainment. Sometimes, users choose to remove this program. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually requires some skill related to PCs. The best QUICK solution to remove Hearthstone is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Hearthstone or simply activate the Search field and type in "Hearthstone". If it is installed on your PC the Hearthstone program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Hearthstone in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Hearthstone, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Hearthstone:

  • The publisher is: http://us.blizzard.com/support/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\ProgramData\Battle.net\Agent\Blizzard Uninstaller.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Hearthstone.
Uninstall Hearthstone

8. After removing Hearthstone, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Hearthstone that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Hearthstone with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Hearthstone by Blizzard Entertainment from your computer, nor are we saying that Hearthstone by Blizzard Entertainment is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Hearthstone in case 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 Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:16:17.313