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A guide to uninstall Start8 from your PC

This page contains thorough information on how to uninstall Start8 for Windows. It is written by Stardock Corporation. Additional info about Stardock Corporation can be found here. More info about the application Start8 can be seen at . Usually the Start8 application is found in the C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8 directory, depending on the user's option during install. C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\unins000.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Start8. Start8Config.exe is the Start8's primary executable file and it takes close to 2.07 MB (2169008 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside Start8. They take about 4.15 MB (4350403 bytes) on disk.



  • DeElevate.exe (8.24 KB)
  • DeElevate64.exe (10.24 KB)
  • Start8.exe (235.17 KB)
  • Start8Config.exe (2.07 MB)
  • Start8Srv.exe (139.67 KB)
  • Start8_64.exe (240.17 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.46 MB)
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This web page is about Start8 version 1.03 alone. Click on the links below for other Start8 versions:

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Several files, folders and registry data will be left behind when you are trying to remove Start8 from your PC.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\Start8_setup_sd_35

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Start8:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8_32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8_64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8_64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8Srv.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8ThemeEdit.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Start8tweak.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\arsenic orb.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Bigxpstart.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Biohazard.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Default.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\default_01.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\default_01_inset.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\DefaultLarge.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\DefaultMedium.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Echo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Echo2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Element Large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Element.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Flow Large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Flow.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Hide Start Button.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Reflow Large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Reflow.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Sonar Large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Sonar.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start3.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start4.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start5.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start6.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start7.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start8 Logo Large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start8 Logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Start8.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8_start_black.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8_start_clear.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8_start_clear_blue.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8_start_clear_white.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8_start_clear_win7.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\Win8Logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\win8start.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\win8start_large.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\StartButtons\xpstart.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\ThemeHelp.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\IRIMG1.JPG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\IRIMG2.JPG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\Unicode.lmd
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\uninstall.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\uninstall.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Stardock\Start8\zip.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Start8
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Start8




How to erase Start8 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Start8 is a program marketed by Stardock Corporation. Frequently, users try to remove this application. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY manner to remove Start8 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 Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


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


5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Start8 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Start8". The Start8 app will be found automatically. After you select Start8 in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Start8, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Start8:


  • The web site of the application is: http://stardock.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Start8.
Uninstall Start8


8. After removing Start8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Start8 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Start8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Start8 by Stardock Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Start8 by Stardock Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Start8 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' PCs.

2016-06-29 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-29 09:33:40.437