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How to uninstall Origin from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Origin for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Electronic Arts, Inc.. More info about Electronic Arts, Inc. can be read here. More information about Origin can be seen at . The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's preference. Origin's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin\OriginUninstall.exe. Origin's primary file takes about 3.47 MB (3638768 bytes) and is named Origin.exe.

The following executables are installed together with Origin. They take about 38.94 MB (40834472 bytes) on disk.

  • EAProxyInstaller.exe (1.73 MB)
  • igoproxy.exe (29.48 KB)
  • igoproxy64.exe (34.99 KB)
  • Origin.exe (3.47 MB)
  • OriginClientService.exe (1.98 MB)
  • OriginCrashReporter.exe (2.14 MB)
  • OriginER.exe (10.22 MB)
  • OriginUninstall.exe (1.03 MB)
  • UpdateTool.exe (246.99 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (6.86 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (6.20 MB)
  • EACoreServer.exe (94.37 KB)
  • EAProxyInstaller.exe (1.55 MB)
  • Login.exe (468.84 KB)
  • MessageDlg.exe (393.36 KB)
  • OriginLegacyCLI.exe (811.36 KB)
  • OriginUninstall.exe (1.27 MB)
  • PatchProgress.exe (460.37 KB)
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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Origin

The files below are left behind on your disk by Origin's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\bin\origin.swf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_bg_BG.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_cs_CZ.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_da_DK.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_de_DE.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_en_US.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_es_ES.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_et_EE.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_fi_FI.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_fr_FR.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_hr_HR.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_hu_HU.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_it_IT.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_ja_JP.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_ko_KR.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_lt_LT.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_lv_LV.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_nb_NO.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_nl_NL.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_pl_PL.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_pt_BR.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_ro_RO.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_ru_RU.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_sk_SK.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_sl_SI.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_sv_SE.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_tr_TR.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_uk_UA.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_zh_CN.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\loc\origin_zh_TW.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Custom File Info Panels\3.0\panels\origin\manifest.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Document Themes 12\Origin.thmx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Document Themes 12\Theme Colors\Origin.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Document Themes 12\Theme Effects\Origin.eftx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Document Themes 12\Theme Fonts\Origin.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 12.0\Common7\IDE\WDExpressExtensions\ztvkoblp.l41\package\services\digital-signature\_rels\origin.psdor.rels
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 12.0\Common7\IDE\WDExpressExtensions\ztvkoblp.l41\package\services\digital-signature\origin.psdor
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Solo_393892\Default\Origin Bound Certs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Origin Bound Certs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 1\Origin Bound Certs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\AvatarsCache\21a1de83a693a6e7fcd051aaf629038e.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\AvatarsCache\bdbd3eba26bbf80a56288dc093257349.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Cloud Saves\70619.client
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Cloud Saves\70619.lastsync
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Origin\ApplicationCache.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Origin\LocalStorage\https_signin.ea.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Origin\LocalStorage\widget_mygames-826be270ec510b8229e934f1c6bbcc3b2827bc18_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Origin\WebpageIcons.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\16taa3ap.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\1j281q2p.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\1m1i1p00.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\2kdzo460.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\309mqmmp.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\3141kkbp.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\3qee0wm0.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\bistmcfp.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\ggn2f4lp.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\0\oack76m0.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\1ic5pc0q.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\1tmn4taa.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\22hozno1.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\2aphucw1.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\2i62k7mq.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\3amdzzea.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\3d531h7a.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\3lctckz1.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\3oogdwqq.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\5wxsotfq.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\jgr52fqa.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\1\lhpuvd8a.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\1pr8xgmb.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\1ptkl7hb.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\1uqgz2nr.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\27125irr.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\2jl10ndb.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\2ki7a61r.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\2tatjrdb.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\2zpbnuy2.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\3gvtgeqr.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\awocdj6r.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\fcdbyamr.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\2\vogest92.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\173269y3.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\1mt78z73.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\1swhquos.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\3c9fbd8s.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\3hbg0zj3.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\3mz3vvf3.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\3np3qq3s.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\3uez0hcc.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\54eb6ebc.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\3\v8ihw8ds.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\1ify7c8t.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\1rqolho4.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\1uyf4swt.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\261j4ogt.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\2kz0cx54.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\2oisi8at.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\2or81lv4.d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Origin\Web Cache\data7\4\2rzft4d4.d

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\IntelliType Pro\AppSpecific\Origin.exe
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Factory Cache 4.8\com.trolltech.Qt.QImageIOHandlerFactoryInterface:\C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Trolltech\OrganizationDefaults\Qt Plugin Cache 4.8.false\C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Origin
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Origin

How to remove Origin from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Origin is a program marketed by Electronic Arts, Inc.. Sometimes, users decide to erase this program. This can be troublesome because uninstalling this by hand requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK practice to erase Origin is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Origin or simply click the Search feature and type in "Origin". The Origin app will be found very quickly. When you click Origin in the list , some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Origin, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Origin:

  • The web site of the application is: http://www.ea.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin\OriginUninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Origin.
Uninstall Origin

8. After removing Origin, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Origin that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Origin with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system 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)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Origin by Electronic Arts, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Origin by Electronic Arts, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Origin supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:54:15.387