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A way to uninstall Minecraft from your system

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall Minecraft for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Minecraft. More information on Minecraft can be seen here. Usually the Minecraft program is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Minecraft folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full uninstall command line for Minecraft is MsiExec.exe /I{327FEA0A-257D-4DE5-93F7-B9D441DE5132}. The program's main executable file has a size of 2.83 MB (2968913 bytes) on disk and is called McP1.exe.

The executables below are part of Minecraft. They occupy an average of 3.48 MB (3644901 bytes) on disk.

  • McP1.exe (2.83 MB)
  • Minecraft.exe (660.14 KB)

This web page is about Minecraft version 1.11.2 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Minecraft:

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If planning to uninstall Minecraft you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\minecraft
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Minecraft

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Minecraft:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_minecraft-book.ru_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\minecraft.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\minecraft_windows_10_edition.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\minecraft.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\minecraft_windows_10_edition.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\minecraft\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\minecraft\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\minecraft_windows_10_edition\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\minecraft_windows_10_edition\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\minecraft 2D test 7.pas.lnk
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{327FEA0A-257D-4DE5-93F7-B9D441DE5132}\Minecraft_1.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A0AEF723D7525ED4397F9B4D14ED1523
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{327FEA0A-257D-4DE5-93F7-B9D441DE5132}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Minecraft

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A0AEF723D7525ED4397F9B4D14ED1523\ProductName

How to delete Minecraft from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Minecraft is an application marketed by the software company Minecraft. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because uninstalling this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall Minecraft 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Minecraft or simply activate the Search field and type in "Minecraft". If it is installed on your PC the Minecraft program will be found very quickly. After you click Minecraft in the list of apps, some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Minecraft, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Minecraft.
Uninstall Minecraft

8. After uninstalling Minecraft, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Minecraft which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Minecraft with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Minecraft by Minecraft from your computer, nor are we saying that Minecraft by Minecraft is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Minecraft in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-03-02 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-02 11:33:40.570