Microsoft Flight Simulator X Microsoft Flight Simulator X

How to uninstall Microsoft Flight Simulator X from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove Microsoft Flight Simulator X for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Microsoft Game Studios. Take a look here for more details on Microsoft Game Studios. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Microsoft Flight Simulator X folder. Take into account that this location can vary being determined by the user's decision. Microsoft Flight Simulator X's complete uninstall command line is C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{9527A496-5DF9-412A-ADC7-168BA5379CA6} . The program's main executable file has a size of 2.61 MB (2737728 bytes) on disk and is named fsx.exe.

Microsoft Flight Simulator X installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 7.05 MB (7395960 bytes) on disk.

  • ace.exe (67.06 KB)
  • activate.exe (129.06 KB)
  • DVDCheck.exe (139.83 KB)
  • FS2000.exe (102.56 KB)
  • FS2002.exe (102.56 KB)
  • FS9.exe (102.56 KB)
  • FSACL.exe (16.56 KB)
  • fsx.exe (2.61 MB)
  • Kiosk.exe (171.06 KB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (491.35 KB)
  • ROOT_ace.exe (64.83 KB)
  • ROOT_activate.exe (18.40 KB)
  • ROOT_FS2000.exe (100.33 KB)
  • ROOT_FS2002.exe (100.33 KB)
  • ROOT_FS9.exe (100.33 KB)
  • ROOT_fsx.exe (2.61 MB)
  • ROOT_Kiosk.exe (168.83 KB) to view all...

This data is about Microsoft Flight Simulator X version 10.0.61355.0 alone. For more Microsoft Flight Simulator X versions please click below:

If you are manually uninstalling Microsoft Flight Simulator X we suggest you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Microsoft Flight Simulator X:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Microsoft Games_Microsoft Flight Simulator X_Tileproxy_ProxyUser_bat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Microsoft Games_Microsoft Flight Simulator X_Tileproxy_ServiceCacheBrowser_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Microsoft Games_Microsoft Flight Simulator X_Tileproxy_uninstall_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Microsoft Games_Microsoft Flight Simulator X_Tileproxy_unload_bat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Microsoft Flight Simulator X.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Microsoft Games\Flight Simulator
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FC2B535FBB9C26140BA3206D79F123CC
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\microsoft games\flight simulator
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{F535B2CF-C9BB-4162-B03A-02D6971F32CC}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FC2B535FBB9C26140BA3206D79F123CC\ProductName

A way to erase Microsoft Flight Simulator X from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Microsoft Flight Simulator X is a program released by Microsoft Game Studios. Frequently, computer users decide to erase it. Sometimes this can be difficult because uninstalling this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase Microsoft Flight Simulator X 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 a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Microsoft Flight Simulator X or simply click the Search feature and type in "Microsoft Flight Simulator X". If it exists on your system the Microsoft Flight Simulator X application will be found automatically. When you select Microsoft Flight Simulator X in the list , some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Microsoft Flight Simulator X, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Microsoft Flight Simulator X.
Uninstall Microsoft Flight Simulator X

8. After removing Microsoft Flight Simulator X, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Microsoft Flight Simulator X which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Microsoft Flight Simulator X using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Microsoft Flight Simulator X by Microsoft Game Studios from your PC, we are not saying that Microsoft Flight Simulator X by Microsoft Game Studios is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Microsoft Flight Simulator X in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon 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 21:30:02.030