Application Tor

How to uninstall Tor from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove Tor for Windows. Tor is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Vidalia Bridge Bundle folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. The application's main executable file is called tor.exe and its approximative size is 3.45 MB (3613710 bytes).

The following executables are contained in Tor They take 9.62 MB (10085125 bytes) on disk.

  • Uninstall.exe (70.24 KB)
  • tor-resolve.exe (156.01 KB)
  • tor.exe (3.45 MB)
  • vidalia.exe (5.95 MB)

This page is about Tor version only. Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall Tor

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Tor

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{C9AE9390-B59B-416C-92D8-6371FAE59FEC}F:\programme\vidalia bridge\tor\tor.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{BB5DAD83-705D-4622-8253-1E32F9F71189}F:\programme\vidalia bridge\tor\tor.exe

How to remove Tor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Some computer users decide to erase it. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this manually takes some skill regarding PCs. The best EASY manner to erase Tor 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 Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Tor or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Tor". If it exists on your system the Tor application will be found very quickly. When you select Tor in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Tor, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Tor
Uninstall Tor

8. After removing Tor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Tor that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Tor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130