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A way to uninstall Serious Sam 2 from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Serious Sam 2 for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Croteam. More information on Croteam can be found here. Detailed information about Serious Sam 2 can be seen at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Serious Sam 2 directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for Serious Sam 2 is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe. Serious Sam 2's primary file takes around 27.50 KB (28160 bytes) and is named Sam2.exe.

Serious Sam 2 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 2.20 MB (2309120 bytes) on disk.

  • DedicatedServer.exe (18.00 KB)
  • Sam2.exe (27.50 KB)
  • SeriousEditor2.exe (1.71 MB)
  • dxsetup.exe (461.50 KB)

The current page applies to Serious Sam 2 version 2 alone. If you're planning to uninstall Serious Sam 2 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Serious Sam 2 from your computer:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\serious_sam_3_bfe

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Serious Sam 2:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\serious_sam_3_bfe\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\serious_sam_3_bfe\streaming_game.lua

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Steam App 204340

A way to erase Serious Sam 2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Serious Sam 2 is an application by Croteam. Frequently, computer users decide to remove this program. This can be difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY manner to remove Serious Sam 2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Serious Sam 2 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Serious Sam 2". If it exists on your system the Serious Sam 2 app will be found very quickly. When you click Serious Sam 2 in the list , the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Serious Sam 2, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Serious Sam 2:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Serious Sam 2.
Uninstall Serious Sam 2

8. After uninstalling Serious Sam 2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Serious Sam 2 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Serious Sam 2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Serious Sam 2 by Croteam from your computer, we are not saying that Serious Sam 2 by Croteam is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Serious Sam 2 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 10:45:30.890