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A way to uninstall Nero PhotoSnap from your computer

This web page is about Nero PhotoSnap for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Nero AG. You can read more on Nero AG or check for application updates here. Nero PhotoSnap is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the program. The full command line for removing Nero PhotoSnap is MsiExec.exe /X{9E82B934-9A25-445B-B8DF-8012808074AC}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. PhotoSnapViewer.exe is the Nero PhotoSnap's main executable file and it occupies approximately 2.48 MB (2602280 bytes) on disk.

Nero PhotoSnap installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 5.21 MB (5458512 bytes) on disk.

  • PhotoSnap.exe (2.72 MB)
  • PhotoSnapViewer.exe (2.48 MB)

The current page applies to Nero PhotoSnap version only. Click on the links below for other Nero PhotoSnap versions:

Numerous files, folders and registry data will not be removed when you want to remove Nero PhotoSnap from your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap

The files below are left behind on your disk by Nero PhotoSnap's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap\BasicFilters.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap\FImgPlg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap\FreeImage.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 9\Nero PhotoSnap\license-fi.txt

Registry keys:

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\PhotoSnapViewer.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Nero.AutoPlay8\shell\ViewPhotos_ShowPicturesOnArrival\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\NeroPhotoSnap.Files9.bmp\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\NeroPhotoSnap.Files9.bmp\shell\open\command\

How to erase Nero PhotoSnap from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero PhotoSnap is a program released by Nero AG. Sometimes, computer users decide to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY procedure to erase Nero PhotoSnap 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 Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features 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. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Nero PhotoSnap or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Nero PhotoSnap". If it exists on your system the Nero PhotoSnap application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Nero PhotoSnap in the list , the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Nero PhotoSnap, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Nero PhotoSnap.
Uninstall Nero PhotoSnap

8. After uninstalling Nero PhotoSnap, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Nero PhotoSnap that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Nero PhotoSnap with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 08:10:35.803