Application MediaFire Desktop

A guide to uninstall MediaFire Desktop from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove MediaFire Desktop for Windows. It was developed for Windows by MediaFire. Go over here for more info on MediaFire. Detailed information about MediaFire Desktop can be found at . The application is frequently installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop directory (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for MediaFire Desktop is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\uninstall.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled mf_watch.exe and occupies 3.82 MB (4002120 bytes).

MediaFire Desktop installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 45.39 MB (47593824 bytes) on disk.

  • MediaFire Desktop.exe (4.46 MB)
  • MFUsnMonitorService.exe (445.80 KB)
  • mf_browser.exe (3.78 MB)
  • mf_central_control.exe (9.06 MB)
  • mf_dialogs.exe (6.84 MB)
  • mf_filetransfer.exe (4.05 MB)
  • mf_hub.exe (1.17 MB)
  • mf_modernize.exe (1.12 MB)
  • mf_monitor.exe (2.29 MB)
  • mf_screenshot.exe (1.84 MB)
  • mf_watch.exe (3.82 MB)
  • TrayManager.exe (262.50 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (6.27 MB) to view all...

This web page is about MediaFire Desktop version only. You can find here a few links to other MediaFire Desktop releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling MediaFire Desktop we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall MediaFire Desktop from your PC:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\MediaFire Desktop

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\icon_circle_mf_pc_256.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\icons\FollowedFolder.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\icons\mfError.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\icons\mfNormalView.ico

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MediaFire\Desktop
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MediaFire\Desktop
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MediaFire Desktop

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MediaFire Desktop\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MediaFire Desktop\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MediaFire Desktop\UninstallString
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\MF NTFS Monitor\ImagePath

A way to uninstall MediaFire Desktop from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MediaFire Desktop is an application offered by MediaFire. Some users choose to remove this program. This is hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some skill regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove MediaFire Desktop 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find MediaFire Desktop or simply activate the Search feature and type in "MediaFire Desktop". If it is installed on your PC the MediaFire Desktop app will be found very quickly. After you click MediaFire Desktop in the list , some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding MediaFire Desktop, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for MediaFire Desktop:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\MediaFire Desktop\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall MediaFire Desktop.
Uninstall MediaFire Desktop

8. After removing MediaFire Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of MediaFire Desktop that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing MediaFire Desktop with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall MediaFire Desktop by MediaFire from your PC, nor are we saying that MediaFire Desktop by MediaFire is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall MediaFire Desktop supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-02-05 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @danarm
Last update on: 2018-02-05 00:26:48.593