A guide to uninstall MATLAB R2010a from your system

MATLAB R2010a is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by The MathWorks, Inc.. Open here for more details on The MathWorks, Inc.. Click on to get more info about MATLAB R2010a on The MathWorks, Inc.'s website. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2010a directory (same installation drive as Windows). MATLAB R2010a's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2010a\uninstall\uninstall.exe C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2010a. The application's main executable file occupies 172.00 KB (176128 bytes) on disk and is labeled matlab.exe.

MATLAB R2010a is comprised of the following executables which occupy 193.25 MB (202632735 bytes) on disk:

  • matlab.exe (172.00 KB)
  • activate_matlab.exe (152.26 KB)
  • cpucount.exe (7.00 KB)
  • ctfxlauncher.exe (141.00 KB)
  • ctfxwlauncher.exe (141.50 KB)
  • ctfx_starter.exe (242.50 KB)
  • deploytool.exe (45.00 KB)
  • gmake.exe (204.00 KB)
  • lmutil.exe (1.63 MB)
  • MATLAB.exe (157.00 KB)
  • mcc.exe (1.45 MB)
  • mlint.exe (7.00 KB)
  • mpiexec.exe (1.46 MB)
  • mwdot.exe (441.50 KB)
  • mwneato.exe (374.50 KB)
  • mwtwopi.exe (382.00 KB)
  • PrintImage.exe (78.50 KB)
  • smpd.exe (1.44 MB)
  • unzip.exe (178.50 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (3.03 MB)
  • VCRT_check.exe (11.00 KB)
  • zip.exe (168.00 KB)
  • mwunzipsfx.exe (129.50 KB)
  • envcheck.exe (151.00 KB)
  • MemShieldStarter.exe (68.00 KB)
  • mwregsvr.exe (8.00 KB)
  • openjade.exe (380.00 KB)
  • java-rmi.exe (31.50 KB)
  • java.exe (162.00 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (43.50 KB)
  • javaw.exe (162.00 KB)
  • javaws.exe (177.50 KB)
  • jbroker.exe (84.00 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (15.50 KB)
  • jucheck.exe (419.00 KB)
  • jureg.exe (41.00 KB)
  • jusched.exe (166.50 KB)
  • keytool.exe (32.50 KB)
  • kinit.exe (32.50 KB)
  • klist.exe (32.50 KB)
  • ktab.exe (32.50 KB)
  • orbd.exe (32.50 KB)
  • pack200.exe (32.50 KB)
  • policytool.exe (32.50 KB)
  • rmid.exe (32.50 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (32.50 KB)
  • servertool.exe (32.50 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (14.50 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (32.50 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (144.00 KB)
  • a2p.exe (88.08 KB)
  • perl5.8.8.exe (44.08 KB)
  • perlglob.exe (16.09 KB)
  • wperl.exe (44.08 KB)
  • extractCTF.exe (10.50 KB)
  • MCRInstaller.exe (157.43 MB)
  • MCRRegCOMComponent.exe (7.00 KB)
  • grantlogon.exe (10.00 KB)
  • mdced.exe (83.00 KB)
  • passwordprompt.exe (9.00 KB)
  • serviceStatus.exe (18.00 KB)
  • GACInstaller.exe (12.00 KB)
  • AMCap.exe (56.00 KB)
  • rsim_gui.exe (103.95 KB)
  • orbisnap.exe (442.50 KB)
  • vrbuild2.exe (4.50 MB)
  • sftee.exe (86.00 KB)
  • mmg.exe (194.50 KB)
  • mupad.exe (8.39 MB)
  • mupkern.exe (2.34 MB)
  • deactivate_matlab.exe (148.26 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (31.26 KB) to view all...

This data is about MATLAB R2010a version 7.10 only. If you're planning to uninstall MATLAB R2010a you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

The files below were left behind on your disk by MATLAB R2010a when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\1 MATLAB R2010a.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Matlab R2010a.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Matlab.Application
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MATLAB.AutoServer.Single.7.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Matlab.Desktop.Application
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MathWorks\MATLAB7.10

A way to remove MATLAB R2010a from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MATLAB R2010a is a program released by The MathWorks, Inc.. Sometimes, users decide to erase it. This can be difficult because uninstalling this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK practice to erase MATLAB R2010a 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate MATLAB R2010a or simply click the Search feature and type in "MATLAB R2010a". If it exists on your system the MATLAB R2010a application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select MATLAB R2010a in the list , the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about MATLAB R2010a, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for MATLAB R2010a:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2010a\uninstall\uninstall.exe C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2010a
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall MATLAB R2010a.
Uninstall MATLAB R2010a

8. After uninstalling MATLAB R2010a, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of MATLAB R2010a which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing MATLAB R2010a with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall MATLAB R2010a by The MathWorks, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that MATLAB R2010a by The MathWorks, Inc. is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall MATLAB R2010a supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:05:18.823