QuickTime QuickTime



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 7.1.5.120 only. For other QuickTime versions please click below:

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Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove QuickTime.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Impostazioni locali\Dati applicazioni\Apple Computer\QuickTime
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove QuickTime:
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.exe
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\da.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\da.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\de.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\de.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\en.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\en.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\es.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\es.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\fi.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\fi.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\fr.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\fr.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\it.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\it.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\ja.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\ja.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\ko.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\ko.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\nb.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\nb.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\nl.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\nl.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\PictureViewer.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\PictureViewer.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\sv.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\sv.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\zh_CN.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\zh_CN.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\zh_TW.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\zh_TW.lproj\PictureViewerLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\npqtplugin.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\npqtplugin2.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\npqtplugin3.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\npqtplugin4.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\nsIQTScriptablePlugin.xpt
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\Plugins\QuickTimePlugin.class
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\annoanno.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\moovaudi.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\moovpres.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.qpa
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\da.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\de.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\en.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\es.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\fi.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\fr.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\it.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\ja.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\ko.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\nb.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\nl.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\PanelHelperBase.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\sv.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\zh_CN.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PanelHelperBase.Resources\zh_TW.lproj\PanelHelperBaseLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropertyPanels.plist
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.qpa
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\da.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\de.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\en.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\es.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\fi.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\fr.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\it.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\ja.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\ko.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\nb.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\nl.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\PropPanelHelpers.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\sv.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\zh_CN.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\PropPanelHelpers.Resources\zh_TW.lproj\PropPanelHelpersLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\rsrcrsrc.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\trakaudi.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\trakhint.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\trakothr.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\trakstrm.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\trakvisl.pdef
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTComponents\3ivxQTVideoCodec.qtx
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTComponents\Monochrome.qtx
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTComponents\Sepia.qtx
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTInfo.exe
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTOControl.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTOLibrary.dll
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTPlugin.ocx
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CFCharacterSetBitmaps.bitmap
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CFUniCharPropertyDatabase.data
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CFUnicodeData-B.mapping
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CFUnicodeData-L.mapping
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.qtx
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\CoreVideo.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\da.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\de.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\en.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\es.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\fi.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\fr.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\it.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr
  • C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\CoreVideo.Resources\ja.lproj\CoreVideoLocalized.qtr

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\image/x-quicktime
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\video/quicktime
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.aac
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.adts
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.aif
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.amc
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.caf
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.cdda
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.gsm
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.mac
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.mov
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.mqv
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.pct
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.pic
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.pnt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.qht
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.qt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.QuickTime
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.sd2
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\QuickTime.sdp
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Keyboard\Native Media Players\QuickTime Player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Apple Computer, Inc.\QuickTime
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\571368E5D58E6A4498862805D743EAF7
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\Media\QuickTime Player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{5E863175-E85D-44A6-8968-82507D34AE7F}

Additional values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aif\QuickTime.bak
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aifc\QuickTime.bak
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aiff\QuickTime.bak
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.pct\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.pct
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.pic\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.pic
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.pict\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.pict
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.qti\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.qti
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.qtif\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.qtif
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.qtl\OpenWithProgids\QuickTime.qtl
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\B6D274B47ADD30249AF65A7A95F43293\Quicktime
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\571368E5D58E6A4498862805D743EAF7\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PictureViewer.Resources\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Programmi\QuickTime\PropertyPanels\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTComponents\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QTSystem\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Programmi\QuickTime\QuickTimePlayer.Resources\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{5E863175-E85D-44A6-8968-82507D34AE7F}\




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

QuickTime is an application by Apple Computer, Inc.. Frequently, users decide to remove this program. This can be hard because doing this by hand takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE practice to remove QuickTime is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate QuickTime or simply click the Search field and type in "QuickTime". If it exists on your system the QuickTime program will be found very quickly. After you select QuickTime in the list , some data about the program is made available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about QuickTime, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for QuickTime:


  • The web site of the program 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 pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall QuickTime.
Uninstall QuickTime


8. After uninstalling QuickTime, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong QuickTime which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling QuickTime with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

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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)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall QuickTime by Apple Computer, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that QuickTime by Apple Computer, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall QuickTime supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon 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