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How to uninstall Nero 12 from your computer

Nero 12 is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Nero AG. Go over here where you can get more info on Nero AG. You can get more details about Nero 12 at . The application is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Nero 12 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{560FC78C-A4B2-461D-9B47-820C1EEF87B8}. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. WelcomeApplication.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 2.03 MB (2132376 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with Nero 12. They take about 74.27 MB (77877424 bytes) on disk.

  • nero.exe (29.66 MB)
  • NeroAudioRip.exe (2.19 MB)
  • NeroCmd.exe (177.90 KB)
  • NeroDiscMerge.exe (4.21 MB)
  • NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc.exe (2.86 MB)
  • NMDllHost.exe (104.79 KB)
  • NeroSecurDiscViewer.exe (4.01 MB)
  • NeroBRServer.exe (40.90 KB)
  • NeroVision.exe (1.20 MB)
  • Nfx.Oops.exe (26.40 KB)
  • NMDllHost.exe (105.40 KB)
  • NMTvWizard.exe (2.32 MB)
  • SlideShw.exe (384.40 KB)
  • WelcomeApplication.exe (2.03 MB)
  • Blu-rayPlayer.exe (15.39 MB)
  • NCC.exe (7.81 MB)
  • NCChelper.exe (1.75 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Nero 12 version 12.0.02000 alone. Click on the links below for other Nero 12 versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove Nero 12.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Nero 12 from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportQueue\NonCritical_Nero_Platinum-12_b46335e041e57ee4c26fe75cc72ac7bb38ad6c82_cab_08d7bb43

The files below were left behind on your disk by Nero 12 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\AdvrCntr6.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\bg-tile.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\busy.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\contact-support.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\error.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_de-DE.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_en-US.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_es-CL.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_es-ES.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_fr-FR.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_it-IT.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_ja-JP.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_ko-KR.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_nl-NL.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_pl-PL.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_pt-BR.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_ru-RU.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_sv-SE.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_zh-CN.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Eula_Nero_zh-TW.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\nero_logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\NeroPatentActivation.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Nfx.Chameleon.Plus.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\Nfx.Chameleon.Sharp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\offline_trial.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\SpecialOffer.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\wait.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\COPYING.LGPL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\libmfxhw32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\libmfxsw32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\NeAVCEnc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\NeImageDec.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\NeMpeg2Enc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\NeMpeg4Part2Enc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\NeVP6Dec.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\Nvdec.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\SharedVideoCodecs\README
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\NERO 11HD.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Nero 2017 Platinum 18.0.00300 RePack by KpoJIuK (Upd.).lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\NERO.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero 12 Platinum 12.0.20000 + ContentPack_[RG_Soft].torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero 12.0.03500.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero 2017 Platinum 18.0.00300 RePack by KpoJIuK (Upd.).1.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero 2017 Platinum 18.0.00300 RePack by KpoJIuK (Upd.).torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero 2017 Platinum v18.0.06100 Retail Ml_Rus.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero Video 2017 18.0.12000 RePack by MKN.exe.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Nero Video 2018 19.0.27000 + ContentPack Repack by Azbukasofta.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\nero-burning-rom--nero-express-2017-rs.torrent
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{560FC78C-A4B2-461D-9B47-820C1EEF87B8}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.neroserial11\Nero.ControlCenter.11.neroserial11.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.neroserial12\Nero.ControlCenter.11.neroserial11.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.ControlCenter.11.neroserial11.1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nero
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\037E97B5798DF8B41ADAB72B1D2FB269
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\05D94ECADC916A441B29649F5882B362
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\15E5F6B1E5753964CB2A573475D070D6
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\43E1A250B45AC8544A3E423C0E4557A4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\48D76F9207A3E65408A62503B12070B0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4B4F3695831DDC74DAFE74E0781E58DB
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\67BCB71E42995DB46B6D053D04B7E447
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\985E2342652631540BFBFE8A3E525D0F
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C87CF0652B4AD164B97428C0E1FE788B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\D43EEBEB2A48DDE4B8AE69CC45732136
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\DCFCCF383E64BF343A7987FB5D8A89A0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E196EF2AE8F303E4AAD7FF71CA77AE78
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\nero_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\nero_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\nero-burning-rom--nero-express-2017-rs_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\nero-burning-rom--nero-express-2017-rs_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{560FC78C-A4B2-461D-9B47-820C1EEF87B8}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nero
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\eventlog\Application\Nero BackItUp 12

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\D:\SOFT\NERO\Nero.2017.Platinum.v18.0.00300.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\K:\nero-burning-rom--nero-express-2017-rs.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\037E97B5798DF8B41ADAB72B1D2FB269\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\05D94ECADC916A441B29649F5882B362\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\15E5F6B1E5753964CB2A573475D070D6\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\43E1A250B45AC8544A3E423C0E4557A4\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\48D76F9207A3E65408A62503B12070B0\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4B4F3695831DDC74DAFE74E0781E58DB\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\67BCB71E42995DB46B6D053D04B7E447\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\985E2342652631540BFBFE8A3E525D0F\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\C87CF0652B4AD164B97428C0E1FE788B\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\D43EEBEB2A48DDE4B8AE69CC45732136\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\DCFCCF383E64BF343A7987FB5D8A89A0\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E196EF2AE8F303E4AAD7FF71CA77AE78\ProductName

How to uninstall Nero 12 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero 12 is a program offered by the software company Nero AG. Some computer users want to uninstall this application. This is hard because doing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Nero 12 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Nero 12 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Nero 12". The Nero 12 application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Nero 12 in the list , the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Nero 12, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Nero 12:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{560FC78C-A4B2-461D-9B47-820C1EEF87B8}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Nero 12.
Uninstall Nero 12

8. After removing Nero 12, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Nero 12 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Nero 12 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Nero 12 by Nero AG from your PC, we are not saying that Nero 12 by Nero AG is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Nero 12 supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application 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: 2016-06-19 04:38:20.663