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How to uninstall SevenZip from your computer

This web page is about SevenZip for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by SevenZip. Further information on SevenZip can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on SevenZip on SevenZip's website. The application is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SevenZip folder (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\SevenZip\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to remove SevenZip. SevenZip.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 412.00 KB (421888 bytes) on disk.

SevenZip contains of the executables below. They take 846.55 KB (866870 bytes) on disk.

  • 7z.exe (160.00 KB)
  • 7zG.exe (222.50 KB)
  • SevenZip.exe (412.00 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (52.05 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 9.20 of SevenZip. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SevenZip 9.20

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall SevenZip:
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7z.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7z.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7z.sfx
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7zCon.sfx
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7zG.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7-zip.chm
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\7-zip.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\descript.ion
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\af.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ar.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ast.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\az.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ba.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\be.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\bg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\bn.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\br.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ca.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\cs.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\cy.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\da.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\de.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\el.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\en.ttt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\eo.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\es.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\et.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\eu.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ext.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\fa.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\fi.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\fr.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\fur.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\fy.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\gl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\gu.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\he.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\hi.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\hr.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\hu.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\hy.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\id.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\io.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\is.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\it.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ja.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ka.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\kk.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ko.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ku.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ku-ckb.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\lt.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\lv.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\mk.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\mn.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\mr.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ms.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\nb.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ne.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\nl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\nn.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\pa-in.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\pl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ps.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\pt.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\pt-br.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ro.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ru.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sa.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\si.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sk.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sq.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sr-spc.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sr-spl.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\sv.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ta.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\th.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\tr.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\tt.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\ug.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\uk.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\uz.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\va.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\vi.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\zh-cn.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\Lang\zh-tw.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\SevenZip.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SevenZip\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\SevenZip.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SevenZip 9.20\SevenZip.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SevenZip 9.20\Uninstall.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SevenZip 9.20\Visit SevenZip website.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SevenZip

A way to remove SevenZip using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SevenZip is an application released by SevenZip. Sometimes, people try to uninstall this application. This can be troublesome because uninstalling this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK procedure to uninstall SevenZip 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 on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate SevenZip or simply click the Search field and type in "SevenZip". If it exists on your system the SevenZip program will be found very quickly. When you click SevenZip in the list of applications, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about SevenZip, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for SevenZip:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\SevenZip\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove SevenZip.
Uninstall SevenZip

8. After uninstalling SevenZip, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of SevenZip that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SevenZip using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall SevenZip by SevenZip from your PC, we are not saying that SevenZip by SevenZip is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall SevenZip supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 14:18:08.910