Nero Nero

A guide to uninstall Nero from your system

This page is about Nero for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Bj @ WinuE. Further information on Bj @ WinuE can be seen here. Click on to get more details about Nero on Bj @ WinuE's website. Nero is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero folder, depending on the user's option. The full command line for removing Nero is C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 12.20 MB (12789032 bytes) on disk and is titled nero.exe.

Nero contains of the executables below. They take 12.89 MB (13517940 bytes) on disk.

  • unins000.exe (685.54 KB)
  • NeDwFileHelper.exe (26.29 KB)
  • nero.exe (12.20 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of Nero If planning to uninstall Nero you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Nero
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\BCGCBPRO860u80.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\CDI\CDI_TEXT.FNT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\CDI\CDI_VCD.APP
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\CDI\CDI_VCD.CFG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\KARAOKE.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\NeDwFileHelper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\nero.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uCDCopy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uDVDREALLOC.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uEqualize.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uGENCUSH.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uGeneratr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uGenFAT.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\ugeniso.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uGenUDF.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uGenUDF2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uimage.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uImageGen.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uISOFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uMMC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uneroDB.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uNeroErr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uNeRSDB.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uNeVCDEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\unewtrf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uUDFImporter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uVCDMenu.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\uVMpegEnc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\wnaspi32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Nero_Nero Burning ROM_nero_exe
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Nero Express.lnk
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Nero_8.5_x86-x64_Windows_7.lnk
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\Nero Burning ROM\UserNameImages.bmp

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Nero
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Nero8WinuE_is1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nero

Supplementary values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserNameSettings\S-1-5-21-2486879508-665007746-2158349790-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero Burning ROM\nero.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserNameSettings\S-1-5-21-2486879508-665007746-2158349790-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe

A way to uninstall Nero from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero is a program offered by the software company Bj @ WinuE. Frequently, computer users choose to erase this application. This is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE solution to erase Nero 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Nero or simply click the Search feature and type in "Nero". If it exists on your system the Nero application will be found very quickly. After you select Nero in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Nero, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Nero

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Nero
Uninstall Nero

8. After removing Nero, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong 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 are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Nero by Bj @ WinuE from your computer, nor are we saying that Nero by Bj @ WinuE is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Nero in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains 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 Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 00:16:25.030