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A guide to uninstall Speccy from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to remove Speccy for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Piriform. Further information on Piriform can be seen here. The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\Speccy directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's choice. C:\Program Files\Speccy\uninst.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Speccy. The application's main executable file is called Speccy64.exe and its approximative size is 6.49 MB (6809880 bytes).

Speccy is composed of the following executables which occupy 11.67 MB (12238240 bytes) on disk:



  • Speccy.exe (5.05 MB)
  • Speccy64.exe (6.49 MB)
  • uninst.exe (127.86 KB)


The current page applies to Speccy version 1.25 alone. Click on the links below for other Speccy versions:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall Speccy.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\Speccy

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Speccy\branding.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Speccy\Lang\lang-1026.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Speccy\Lang\lang-1031.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Speccy\Lang\lang-1034.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.speccy
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Speccy.SPECCY
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Piriform\Speccy
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Speccy

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Speccy.SPECCY\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Speccy.SPECCY\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Speccy\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Speccy\DisplayName




How to remove Speccy from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Speccy is an application released by the software company Piriform. Some people try to erase it. This is efortful because performing this manually takes some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best EASY practice to erase Speccy 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows computer.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Speccy or simply click the Search field and type in "Speccy". If it is installed on your PC the Speccy application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Speccy in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Speccy, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Speccy.
Uninstall Speccy


8. After removing Speccy, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Speccy which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Speccy using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Speccy by Piriform from your computer, we are not saying that Speccy by Piriform is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Speccy in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 06:39:08.867