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A guide to uninstall Skype™ 5.0 from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove Skype™ 5.0 for Windows. It is made by Skype Technologies S.A.. Open here where you can find out more on Skype Technologies S.A.. Click on to get more info about Skype™ 5.0 on Skype Technologies S.A.'s website. Usually the Skype™ 5.0 application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Skype folder, depending on the user's option during install. MsiExec.exe /X{E633D396-5188-4E9D-8F6B-BFB8BF3467E8} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Skype™ 5.0. The application's main executable file is titled Skype.exe and occupies 14.03 MB (14709640 bytes).

Skype™ 5.0 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 14.10 MB (14789896 bytes) on disk.

  • Skype.exe (14.03 MB)
  • skypePM.exe (78.38 KB)

The current page applies to Skype™ 5.0 version 5.0.123 only. For other Skype™ 5.0 versions please click below:

How to uninstall Skype™ 5.0 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype™ 5.0 is an application marketed by Skype Technologies S.A.. Sometimes, computer users try to remove it. This can be efortful because doing this by hand requires some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE way to remove Skype™ 5.0 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Skype™ 5.0 or simply click the Search field and type in "Skype™ 5.0". If it is installed on your PC the Skype™ 5.0 app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Skype™ 5.0 in the list of applications, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Skype™ 5.0, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Skype™ 5.0:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{E633D396-5188-4E9D-8F6B-BFB8BF3467E8}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Skype™ 5.0.
Uninstall Skype™ 5.0

8. After uninstalling Skype™ 5.0, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Skype™ 5.0 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Skype™ 5.0 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 able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Skype™ 5.0 by Skype Technologies S.A. from your PC, nor are we saying that Skype™ 5.0 by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Skype™ 5.0 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-03-06 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-06 11:38:44.220