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A way to uninstall SoftEther VPN Client from your computer

This web page is about SoftEther VPN Client for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by SoftEther VPN Project. Take a look here where you can find out more on SoftEther VPN Project. Please open if you want to read more on SoftEther VPN Client on SoftEther VPN Project's page. Usually the SoftEther VPN Client program is found in the C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client directory, depending on the user's option during install. SoftEther VPN Client's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnsetup.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 3.97 MB (4162504 bytes) on disk and is called vpncmgr.exe.

SoftEther VPN Client installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 45.05 MB (47234512 bytes) on disk.

  • vpnclient_IObitDel.exe (3.79 MB)
  • vpnclient_x64.exe (5.01 MB)
  • vpncmd.exe (3.79 MB)
  • vpncmd_x64.exe (5.01 MB)
  • vpncmgr.exe (3.97 MB)
  • vpncmgr_x64.exe (5.19 MB)
  • vpninstall.exe (3.91 MB)
  • vpnsetup.exe (4.69 MB)
  • vpnsetup_x64.exe (5.91 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 4.22.9634 of SoftEther VPN Client. Click on the links below for other SoftEther VPN Client versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling SoftEther VPN Client we suggest you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall SoftEther VPN Client from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client

The files below remain on your disk when you remove SoftEther VPN Client:
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_client.config\2017061320_vpn_client.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_client.config\2017061403_vpn_client.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_client.config\2017061605_vpn_client.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_client.config\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_gate_svc.config\00000000_vpn_gate_svc.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\backup.vpn_gate_svc.config\00000001_vpn_gate_svc.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\chain_certs\vgs_chain_1_comodo.cer
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\chain_certs\vgs_chain_2_comodo.cer
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\chain_certs\vgs_chain_rapidssl_ca.cer
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\chain_certs\vgs_chain_root_ca.cer
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\client_log\client_20170613.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\client_log\client_20170614.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\client_log\client_20170616.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\hamcore.se2
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\installer.cache
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\lang.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\security_log\VPNGATE\sec_20170613.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\security_log\VPNGATE\sec_20170614.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\security_log\VPNGATE\sec_20170616.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\server_log\vpn_20170613.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\server_log\vpn_20170614.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\server_log\vpn_20170616.log
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\setuplog.dat
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpn_client.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpn_gate_svc.config
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnclient.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnclient_x64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmd_x64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmgr.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmgr_x64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\VPNGate.dat
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\VPNGate.db
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\VpnGatePlugin_x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\VpnGatePlugin_x86.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnsetup.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnsetup_x64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SoftEther Project\SoftEther VPN\Client Manager
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\softether_sevpnclient
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\SoftEther Project\SoftEther VPN\Client

Additional registry values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SEVPNCLIENT\ImagePath

How to remove SoftEther VPN Client with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SoftEther VPN Client is a program released by the software company SoftEther VPN Project. Some people decide to erase this application. This can be difficult because uninstalling this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE approach to erase SoftEther VPN Client is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find SoftEther VPN Client or simply click the Search feature and type in "SoftEther VPN Client". The SoftEther VPN Client app will be found very quickly. When you select SoftEther VPN Client in the list , some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about SoftEther VPN Client, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for SoftEther VPN Client:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpnsetup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall SoftEther VPN Client.
Uninstall SoftEther VPN Client

8. After uninstalling SoftEther VPN Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of SoftEther VPN Client which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing SoftEther VPN Client with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall SoftEther VPN Client by SoftEther VPN Project from your computer, nor are we saying that SoftEther VPN Client by SoftEther VPN Project is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall SoftEther VPN Client 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-11-27 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-27 20:40:00.590