Application MySQL Server 5.6

How to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 for Windows. It is produced by Oracle Corporation. More data about Oracle Corporation can be seen here. The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.6 directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for MySQL Server 5.6 is MsiExec.exe /I{9513C1BB-D8FA-4B3D-90BB-32DD8E837877}. MySQL Server 5.6's main file takes around 4.35 MB (4566528 bytes) and is named mysql.exe.

MySQL Server 5.6 contains of the executables below. They take 102.26 MB (107224064 bytes) on disk.

  • innochecksum.exe (3.71 MB)
  • myisamchk.exe (4.08 MB)
  • myisamlog.exe (3.90 MB)
  • myisampack.exe (4.00 MB)
  • myisam_ftdump.exe (3.97 MB)
  • mysql.exe (4.35 MB)
  • mysqladmin.exe (4.29 MB)
  • mysqlbinlog.exe (4.41 MB)
  • mysqlcheck.exe (4.28 MB)
  • mysqld.exe (10.46 MB)
  • mysqldump.exe (4.34 MB)
  • mysqlimport.exe (4.27 MB)
  • mysqlshow.exe (4.27 MB)
  • mysqlslap.exe (4.29 MB)
  • mysql_config_editor.exe (4.12 MB)
  • mysql_embedded.exe (11.09 MB)
  • mysql_plugin.exe (3.72 MB)
  • mysql_tzinfo_to_sql.exe (3.62 MB)
  • mysql_upgrade.exe (3.85 MB)
  • my_print_defaults.exe (3.70 MB)
  • perror.exe (3.81 MB)
  • resolveip.exe (3.70 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 5.6.16 of MySQL Server 5.6. You can find here a few links to other MySQL Server 5.6 versions: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\MySQL\Workbench\server_instances.xml

A way to erase MySQL Server 5.6 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MySQL Server 5.6 is a program by Oracle Corporation. Sometimes, computer users want to erase it. Sometimes this is troublesome because uninstalling this by hand takes some knowledge regarding PCs. The best EASY manner to erase MySQL Server 5.6 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
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 find MySQL Server 5.6 or simply activate the Search field and type in "MySQL Server 5.6". The MySQL Server 5.6 program will be found automatically. When you click MySQL Server 5.6 in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding MySQL Server 5.6, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove MySQL Server 5.6.
Uninstall MySQL Server 5.6

8. After removing MySQL Server 5.6, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong MySQL Server 5.6 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing MySQL Server 5.6 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 by Oracle Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that MySQL Server 5.6 by Oracle Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-16 11:52:58.710