VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405

A way to uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 from your PC

VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by VideoLAN. Take a look here for more info on VideoLAN. More data about the software VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 can be seen at . VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC folder, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. The full command line for uninstalling VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 is C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named vlc.exe and its approximative size is 126.00 KB (129024 bytes).

The following executables are incorporated in VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405. They take 460.43 KB (471480 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (218.43 KB)
  • vlc-cache-gen.exe (116.00 KB)
  • vlc.exe (126.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 2.1.0201301270405 of VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405. When you're planning to uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\vlc

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\vlc\ml.xspf
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\vlc\vlc-qt-interface.ini

Frequently the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VLC media player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@videolan.org/vlc,version=2.1.0-git-20130127-0405

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe.FriendlyAppName

How to remove VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 is a program marketed by VideoLAN. Frequently, people choose to remove this program. This can be easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK practice to remove VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 or simply click the Search field and type in "VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405". The VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 program will be found very quickly. When you select VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405:

  • The software company is: http://www.videolan.org/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405.
Uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405

8. After uninstalling VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 by VideoLAN from your PC, we are not saying that VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 by VideoLAN is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VLC media player 2.1.0-git-20130127-0405 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-04 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-04 20:34:00.923