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How to uninstall Nero from your computer

Nero is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by Nero AG. You can read more on Nero AG or check for application updates here. More details about Nero can be found at . The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero folder. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's decision. You can remove Nero by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is labeled nero.exe and it has a size of 12.47 MB (13075752 bytes).

Nero contains of the executables below. They take 13.13 MB (13766475 bytes) on disk.

  • unins000.exe (674.53 KB)
  • nero.exe (12.47 MB)

This info is about Nero version alone. After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero

The files below were left behind on your disk by Nero's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AdvrCntr6\AdvrCntr6.dll.BAK

Generally the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.avi.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.divx.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.flac.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.mkv.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.mpeg.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.oga.1
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.KwikMedia.11.ogg.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Nero7_is1

How to uninstall Nero from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero is a program released by Nero AG. Frequently, users choose to uninstall it. This can be hard because removing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Nero is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Nero or simply activate the Search field and type in "Nero". If it exists on your system the Nero app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Nero in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is available to you:

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

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Nero
Uninstall Nero

8. After uninstalling Nero, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Nero which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Nero with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Nero by Nero AG from your computer, we are not saying that Nero by Nero AG is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Nero in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:56:41.590