RealPlayer RealPlayer



A way to uninstall RealPlayer from your PC

RealPlayer is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by RealNetworks. You can find out more on RealNetworks or check for application updates here. Click on to get more facts about RealPlayer on RealNetworks's website. The application is often placed in the C:\program files (x86)\real\realplayer\Update folder. Take into account that this location can differ being determined by the user's decision. C:\program files (x86)\real\realplayer\Update\r1puninst.exe RealNetworks|RealPlayer|16.0 is the full command line if you want to remove RealPlayer. The application's main executable file is called r1puninst.exe and occupies 565.63 KB (579208 bytes).

RealPlayer contains of the executables below. They take 1.16 MB (1212488 bytes) on disk.



  • r1puninst.exe (565.63 KB)
  • realonemessagecenter.exe (81.13 KB)
  • realsched.exe (288.59 KB)
  • rnxproc.exe (66.62 KB)
  • upgrdhlp.exe (182.11 KB)


This page is about RealPlayer version 16.0.4 only. Click on the links below for other RealPlayer versions:

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Several files, folders and registry entries will not be deleted when you remove RealPlayer from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\DRM\rights.xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\History\-script-document.write(pageTitle);--script-.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\History\tafseer sowrt alfateha.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\History\TAFSEERGOZOO AMA.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\library\view.xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\RealPlayer\ErrorLogs\log1.dmp
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Real\RealPlayer\RealPlayer\ErrorLogs\Log1.log
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\autoplaylist.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\calibrate.rv
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\CDBurning\cdrw32.bdb
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cddbcontrol.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cddblink.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cddbmusicid.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cdroms.cfg
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cinemasteraudio.4.3.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\cinemastervideo.4.3.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\amrn.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\atrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\cook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\dmp4.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drv1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\erv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\erv4.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\evrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\mp4v.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\qclp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\raac.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv10.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv20.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv30.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv40.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\sipr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\AppAdditionsDB
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\AppLocalDB
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\appmasterdb
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\codecpack.db
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\cookies.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\devices.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\DTAdditionsDB
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\DTLocalDB
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\dtmasterdb
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\hxmedpltfm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Common\rjbviz.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\convert.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\converter.vs
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\admodules.ver
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\blank.html
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\bottomchrome_a.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\bottomchrome_blank.html
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\bottomchrome_d.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\burntransfer_b.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\burntransfer_h.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\cddvd.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\musicguide.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\musicstore.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\mymedia.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\radio.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\rollingstone.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\admodules\sidebar_back_lib.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\attributedto\attributedto.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\cdburningprintcd.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\cdburningtimedupsell.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\cdmodetype.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\crossfadetransition.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\datacdartistalbumfolder.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\datacdartistfolder.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\disabledupselltext.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\finalizecd.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\mediafinalizecd.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\normalizetracks.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\CDBurning\remove2secondgap.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Channels\channels.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Channels\channels.ver
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_burn.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_burning_pref.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_create.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_type.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_validation_failure.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_validation_rights.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\cd_validation_update.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\clear.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\device.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\devices.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\devices.ver
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\deviceshome.html
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\deviceshome.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\header.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\header_bg.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\hr.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\line.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\mp3_player.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\nodevice.html
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\nodevice.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\nostorage.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\pd_revocation_rights.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\pd_validation_failure.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\pd_validation_rights.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\DataCache\Devices\pd_validation_update.ini

Many times the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/vnd.rn-realplayer
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.3GPP_AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.3GPP2.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AAC.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AMR_WB.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AU.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AudioCD.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AutoPlay.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AVI.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.CDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.DIVX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.DVD.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.DVDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.EVRC.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.FLV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.HWEventHandler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.IVR.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.M4A.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP1.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP2.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP3.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP3PL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MPA.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.PIX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.PLSPL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.QCP.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.qt.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RA.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RAM.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RAX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RM.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RMS.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RMVB.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RP.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RSML.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RT.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.RVX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.SDP.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.SMIL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.WAV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wax.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wm.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmv.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wvx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SOFTWARE\RealNetworks\Update\6.0\Preferences\ATH\DeactivateDataTypes\RealPlayer.RPL.6
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\RealPlayer 16.0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@real.com/nprpjplug;version=6.0.12.1662\MimeTypes\application/vnd.rn-realplayer-javascript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@real.com/nprpjplug;version=6.0.12.46\MimeTypes\application/vnd.rn-realplayer-javascript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@real.com/nprpplugin;version=16.0.4.19\MimeTypes\application/vnd.rn-realplayer-javascript

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.3g2\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.3GPP2.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.3gp\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.3GPP_AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aac\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AAC.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aif\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aiff\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.amr\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.asf\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.asx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.au\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AU.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avi\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AVI.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.awb\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AMR_WB.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.divx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.DIVX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.EVR\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.EVRC.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.EVRC\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.EVRC.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.flv\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.FLV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.ivr\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.IVR.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m1v\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m2v\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m3u\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP3PL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m4a\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.M4A.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m4e\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m4v\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mov\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.qt.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp1\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP1.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp2\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP2.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp3\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP3.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp4\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mpa\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPA.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mpe\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mps\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.pls\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.PLSPL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.qcp\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.QCP.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.qt\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.qt.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.ra\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RA.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.ram\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RAM.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rax\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RAX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rm\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RM.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rmm\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RAM.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rms\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RMS.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rmvb\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RMVB.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rnx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RP.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rp\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.PIX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rsml\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RSML.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rt\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RT.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rv\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.rvx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.RVX.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.sdp\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.SDP.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.smi\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.SMIL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.smil\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.SMIL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wav\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.WAV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wax\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wax.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wm\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wm.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wmv\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmv.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wmx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wvx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wvx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.xpl\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.PLSPL.6




How to remove RealPlayer from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

RealPlayer is a program offered by RealNetworks. Some people choose to remove it. This is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE approach to remove RealPlayer 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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 applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate RealPlayer or simply click the Search field and type in "RealPlayer". The RealPlayer program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select RealPlayer in the list of programs, some information about the application is made available to you:


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


  • The web site of the application is: http://www.real.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\program files (x86)\real\realplayer\Update\r1puninst.exe RealNetworks|RealPlayer|16.0
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall RealPlayer.
Uninstall RealPlayer


8. After uninstalling RealPlayer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of RealPlayer that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing RealPlayer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

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Geographical user distribution

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


Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall RealPlayer by RealNetworks from your computer, we are not saying that RealPlayer by RealNetworks is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall RealPlayer 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' computers.

2016-06-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 20:20:51.583