SumatraPDF SumatraPDF

A guide to uninstall SumatraPDF from your computer

SumatraPDF is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Krzysztof Kowalczyk. More information about Krzysztof Kowalczyk can be seen here. More details about SumatraPDF can be seen at . The program is usually placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SumatraPDF directory. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's preference. The full uninstall command line for SumatraPDF is C:\Program Files (x86)\SumatraPDF\uninstall.exe. SumatraPDF.exe is the SumatraPDF's primary executable file and it occupies approximately 1.41 MB (1481312 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of SumatraPDF. They occupy an average of 1.64 MB (1723584 bytes) on disk.

  • SumatraPDF.exe (1.41 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (236.59 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 3.0 of SumatraPDF. You can find below a few links to other SumatraPDF versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling SumatraPDF we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\SumatraPDF

The files below were left behind on your disk by SumatraPDF's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\SumatraPDF\sumatrapdfcache\1a058cb11cc0e97f8d87ed0e938255f2.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\SumatraPDF\sumatrapdfcache\cf3465edbe17f61b49fb04edc937b1f4.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\SumatraPDF\sumatrapdfcache\f2ff175a502a953eb81595559a0d0090.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\SumatraPDF\SumatraPDF-settings.txt

Many times the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\SumatraPDF.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SumatraPDF

A way to remove SumatraPDF from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SumatraPDF is a program offered by the software company Krzysztof Kowalczyk. Some people choose to remove this program. This can be hard because doing this by hand requires some know-how regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE practice to remove SumatraPDF 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 a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find SumatraPDF or simply click the Search field and type in "SumatraPDF". If it is installed on your PC the SumatraPDF app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click SumatraPDF in the list of programs, the following information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about SumatraPDF, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SumatraPDF:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\SumatraPDF\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove SumatraPDF.
Uninstall SumatraPDF

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

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove SumatraPDF by Krzysztof Kowalczyk from your PC, nor are we saying that SumatraPDF by Krzysztof Kowalczyk is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove SumatraPDF 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' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:59:31.883