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How to uninstall QuickBooks from your PC

This page is about QuickBooks for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Intuit Inc.. Check out here where you can read more on Intuit Inc.. The application is frequently installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\QBWinClient directory (same installation drive as Windows). QuickBooks's full uninstall command line is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\QBWinClient\Update.exe --uninstall. QuickBooks's main file takes around 946.26 KB (968968 bytes) and is named QBWinClient.exe.

The executables below are part of QuickBooks. They take about 2.39 MB (2508304 bytes) on disk.

  • Update.exe (1.44 MB)
  • QBOWinsubproc.exe (32.26 KB)
  • QBWinClient.exe (946.26 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of QuickBooks. For more QuickBooks versions please click below:

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A way to uninstall QuickBooks with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickBooks is an application marketed by the software company Intuit Inc.. Sometimes, users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK way to uninstall QuickBooks 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate QuickBooks or simply activate the Search field and type in "QuickBooks". If it exists on your system the QuickBooks application will be found automatically. When you click QuickBooks in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding QuickBooks, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on 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 uninstall QuickBooks.
Uninstall QuickBooks

8. After removing QuickBooks, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong QuickBooks that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing QuickBooks with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove QuickBooks by Intuit Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that QuickBooks by Intuit Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove QuickBooks in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 11:48:33.683