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A guide to uninstall QuickTime from your system

This web page is about QuickTime for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by Apple Computer, Inc.. More information on Apple Computer, Inc. can be found here. Click on to get more information about QuickTime on Apple Computer, Inc.'s website. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files\QuickTime folder (same installation drive as Windows). QuickTime's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{5E863175-E85D-44A6-8968-82507D34AE7F}. The application's main executable file has a size of 5.31 MB (5568072 bytes) on disk and is called QuickTimePlayer.exe.

The executable files below are installed beside QuickTime. They occupy about 6.77 MB (7104072 bytes) on disk.

  • PictureViewer.exe (472.00 KB)
  • QTInfo.exe (572.00 KB)
  • qttask.exe (276.00 KB)
  • QuickTimePlayer.exe (5.31 MB)
  • ExportController.exe (104.00 KB)
  • QuickTimeUpdateHelper.exe (76.00 KB)
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This web page is about QuickTime version only. For other QuickTime versions please click below:

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How to uninstall QuickTime with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

QuickTime is a program by the software company Apple Computer, Inc.. Some computer users try to uninstall this program. This is difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK practice 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 already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll 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 app will be found very quickly. When you select QuickTime in the list of applications, the following data regarding the program is made available to you:

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

  • The publisher is: http://www.apple.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{5E863175-E85D-44A6-8968-82507D34AE7F}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove QuickTime.
Uninstall QuickTime

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

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall QuickTime by Apple Computer, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that QuickTime by Apple Computer, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall QuickTime in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 10:24:51.730