Application UniversalForwarder

A guide to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your PC

This info is about UniversalForwarder for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Splunk, Inc.. Check out here for more information on Splunk, Inc.. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\SplunkUniversalForwarder directory. Keep in mind that this location can vary depending on the user's decision. UniversalForwarder's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{5F785570-1A5E-44A1-ABA3-A984B65AF2D8}. btool.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 72.69 KB (74432 bytes) on disk.

UniversalForwarder installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 155.56 MB (163116416 bytes) on disk.

  • btool.exe (72.69 KB)
  • btprobe.exe (72.69 KB)
  • classify.exe (72.69 KB)
  • openssl.exe (500.19 KB)
  • splunk-admon.exe (12.11 MB)
  • splunk-compresstool.exe (74.69 KB)
  • splunk-MonitorNoHandle.exe (12.04 MB)
  • splunk-netmon.exe (12.15 MB)
  • splunk-perfmon.exe (12.03 MB)
  • splunk-powershell.exe (12.14 MB)
  • splunk-regmon.exe (12.19 MB)
  • splunk-winevtlog.exe (12.27 MB)
  • splunk-winhostinfo.exe (12.06 MB)
  • splunk-winprintmon.exe (12.10 MB)
  • splunk-wmi.exe (12.05 MB)
  • splunk.exe (463.19 KB)
  • splunkd.exe (33.02 MB)
  • srm.exe (177.69 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to UniversalForwarder version only. You can find below info on other releases of UniversalForwarder: to view all...

How to uninstall UniversalForwarder using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

UniversalForwarder is an application released by the software company Splunk, Inc.. Sometimes, users try to uninstall it. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE practice to uninstall UniversalForwarder is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate UniversalForwarder or simply activate the Search field and type in "UniversalForwarder". If it is installed on your PC the UniversalForwarder program will be found very quickly. After you click UniversalForwarder in the list , the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding UniversalForwarder, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove UniversalForwarder.
Uninstall UniversalForwarder

8. After removing UniversalForwarder, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of UniversalForwarder that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling UniversalForwarder with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



This page is not a recommendation to remove UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove UniversalForwarder supposing 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' computers.

2017-11-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-20 09:40:02.620