Skype(TM) 7.0 Skype(TM) 7.0

A guide to uninstall Skype(TM) 7.0 from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to remove Skype(TM) 7.0 for Windows. It is written by Skype Technologies S.A.. More information on Skype Technologies S.A. can be found here. You can see more info on Skype(TM) 7.0 at . Skype(TM) 7.0 is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype folder, regulated by the user's option. You can uninstall Skype(TM) 7.0 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. Skype.exe is the Skype(TM) 7.0's main executable file and it occupies approximately 29.45 MB (30877280 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of Skype(TM) 7.0. They take an average of 32.92 MB (34524200 bytes) on disk.

  • SkypeBrowserHost.exe (273.09 KB)
  • Skype.exe (29.45 MB)
  • SkypeC2CAutoUpdateSvc.exe (1.30 MB)
  • SkypeC2CPNRSvc.exe (1.61 MB)
  • Updater.exe (308.10 KB)

The current page applies to Skype(TM) 7.0 version 7.0.102 alone. For more Skype(TM) 7.0 versions please click below:

Several files, folders and Windows registry data can not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove Skype(TM) 7.0 from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Skype(TM) 7.0:
  • C:\Program Files\Skype

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Browser\SkypeBrowserHost.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\desktop.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\RtmCodecs.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\RtmMediaManager.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\RtmPal.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\RtmPltfm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\Skype.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\third-party_attributions.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Updater\Updater.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Updater\Updater.exe

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\0AB19942EE0FDA44C98CE55CA0CE6F7B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\0AB19942EE0FDA44C98CE55CA0CE6F7B\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Skype\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SkypeUpdate\ImagePath

How to delete Skype(TM) 7.0 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype(TM) 7.0 is a program offered by Skype Technologies S.A.. Sometimes, users choose to remove this program. This is easier said than done because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to PCs. The best QUICK procedure to remove Skype(TM) 7.0 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Skype(TM) 7.0 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Skype(TM) 7.0". If it is installed on your PC the Skype(TM) 7.0 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Skype(TM) 7.0 in the list , the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Skype(TM) 7.0, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Skype(TM) 7.0:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Skype(TM) 7.0.
Uninstall Skype(TM) 7.0

8. After uninstalling Skype(TM) 7.0, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Skype(TM) 7.0 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Skype(TM) 7.0 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Skype(TM) 7.0 by Skype Technologies S.A. from your PC, nor are we saying that Skype(TM) 7.0 by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Skype(TM) 7.0 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered 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 00:30:02.960