SONAR X1 Essential SONAR X1 Essential

A way to uninstall SONAR X1 Essential from your system

SONAR X1 Essential is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by Cakewalk Music Software. Take a look here for more information on Cakewalk Music Software. Detailed information about SONAR X1 Essential can be found at . SONAR X1 Essential is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Cakewalk\SONAR X1 Essential folder, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. The full command line for removing SONAR X1 Essential is C:\Program Files\Cakewalk\SONAR X1 Essential\unins000.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for administrator rights. SONARESL.EXE is the programs's main file and it takes close to 11.76 MB (12336016 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of SONAR X1 Essential. They take an average of 12.63 MB (13241212 bytes) on disk.

  • RegHelp.exe (12.39 KB)
  • SONARESL.EXE (11.76 MB)
  • unins000.exe (871.59 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 18.0 of SONAR X1 Essential.

A way to erase SONAR X1 Essential with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SONAR X1 Essential is an application released by the software company Cakewalk Music Software. Some people choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because deleting this by hand requires some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY manner to uninstall SONAR X1 Essential 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find SONAR X1 Essential or simply activate the Search field and type in "SONAR X1 Essential". If it is installed on your PC the SONAR X1 Essential application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select SONAR X1 Essential in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding SONAR X1 Essential, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SONAR X1 Essential:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Cakewalk\SONAR X1 Essential\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall SONAR X1 Essential.
Uninstall SONAR X1 Essential

8. After removing SONAR X1 Essential, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong SONAR X1 Essential that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing SONAR X1 Essential with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove SONAR X1 Essential by Cakewalk Music Software from your computer, we are not saying that SONAR X1 Essential by Cakewalk Music Software is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove SONAR X1 Essential 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' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 09:43:50.997