QuickTime QuickTime

A way to uninstall QuickTime from your system

QuickTime is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Apple Inc.. Take a look here where you can read more on Apple Inc.. Detailed information about QuickTime can be seen at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Archivos de programa\QuickTime directory. Keep in mind that this location can vary depending on the user's choice. MsiExec.exe /I{216AB108-2AE1-4130-B3D5-20B2C4C80F8F} is the full command line if you want to uninstall QuickTime. The program's main executable file is labeled QuickTimePlayer.exe and occupies 7.34 MB (7697712 bytes).

QuickTime contains of the executables below. They occupy 9.32 MB (9774384 bytes) on disk.

  • PictureViewer.exe (536.00 KB)
  • QTInfo.exe (764.00 KB)
  • QTTask.exe (404.00 KB)
  • QuickTimePlayer.exe (7.34 MB)
  • ExportController.exe (168.00 KB)
  • QuickTimeUpdateHelper.exe (156.00 KB)
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QuickTime has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat Reader DC\Reader\plug_ins\Multimedia\MPP\QuickTime.mpp
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{216AB108-2AE1-4130-B3D5-20B2C4C80F8F}\Installer.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\video/quicktime
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Keyboard\Native Media Players\QuickTime Player
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\MIMEAssociations\image/x-quicktime
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\MIMEAssociations\video/quicktime
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\801BA6121EA203143B5D022B4C8CF0F8
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Multimedia\WMPlayer\MIME Types\video/quicktime
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{216AB108-2AE1-4130-B3D5-20B2C4C80F8F}

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\801BA6121EA203143B5D022B4C8CF0F8\ProductName

A way to erase QuickTime from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickTime is an application offered by Apple Inc.. Frequently, users decide to uninstall this program. This can be efortful because performing this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. The best EASY manner to uninstall QuickTime 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 on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows PC.


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

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate QuickTime or simply activate the Search field and type in "QuickTime". If it is installed on your PC the QuickTime program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select QuickTime in the list , some data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about QuickTime, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for QuickTime:

  • The publisher is: http://www.apple.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{216AB108-2AE1-4130-B3D5-20B2C4C80F8F}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall QuickTime.
Uninstall QuickTime

8. After removing QuickTime, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of QuickTime which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling QuickTime with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 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 QuickTime by Apple Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that QuickTime by Apple Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall QuickTime in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains 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 Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:17:11.780