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How to uninstall TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box from your computer

TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by AVM Berlin. Check out here for more info on AVM Berlin. The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box is MsiExec.exe /X{8505C641-422E-4E3C-B6B0-0F070E289FDD}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. AVMTapiInst.exe is the TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box's main executable file and it occupies circa 105.50 KB (108032 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed along with TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box. They take about 404.11 KB (413808 bytes) on disk.

  • AVMTapiInst.exe (105.50 KB)
  • SETUPVIF.EXE (168.80 KB)
  • SETUPXPF.EXE (129.80 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.0.6 of TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box. Click on the links below for other TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box versions:

If planning to uninstall TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box:
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box

The files below remain on your disk when you remove TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box:
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\AVMTapiInst.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\readme.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\readme1.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\readme2.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\readme3.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\SETUPVIF.EXE
  • C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\SETUPXPF.EXE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\AVM\TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8505C641-422E-4E3C-B6B0-0F070E289FDD}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\AVM\TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Tapi Services for FRITZ!Box\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Installer\{8505C641-422E-4E3C-B6B0-0F070E289FDD}\

A way to uninstall TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box is a program offered by AVM Berlin. Frequently, computer users choose to remove it. This can be efortful because removing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK solution to remove TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box 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 already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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 your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box or simply activate the Search field and type in "TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box". If it is installed on your PC the TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box.
Uninstall TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box

8. After removing TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box by AVM Berlin from your computer, we are not saying that TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box by AVM Berlin is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove TAPI Services for FRITZ!Box supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-04 09:30:13.453