VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a

A guide to uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a from your PC

You can find below details on how to uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a for Windows. It was developed for Windows by VideoLAN Team. You can read more on VideoLAN Team or check for application updates here. Further information about VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a can be found at . The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC directory (same installation drive as Windows). VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe. vlc.exe is the VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a's main executable file and it takes close to 91.00 KB (93184 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a. They occupy about 263.34 KB (269663 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (172.34 KB)
  • vlc.exe (91.00 KB)

The current page applies to VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a version 0.8.6 alone. VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\AUTHORS.txt
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\axvlc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\COPYING.txt
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\Documentation.url
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\browse
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\footer
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\input
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\main
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\mosaic
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\playlist
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\sout
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\dialogs\vlm
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\favicon.ico
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\iehacks.css
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\delete.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\delete_small.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\eject.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\empty.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\fullscreen.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\help.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\info.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\loop.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\minus.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\next.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\pause.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\play.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\playlist.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\playlist_small.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\plus.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\prev.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\refresh.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\repeat.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\sd.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\shuffle.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\slider_bar.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\slider_left.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\slider_point.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\slider_right.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\slow.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\sort.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\sout.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\speaker.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\speaker_mute.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\stop.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\vlc16x16.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\volume_down.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\volume_up.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\white.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\images\white_cross_small.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\js\functions.js
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\js\mosaic.js
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\js\vlm.js
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\mosaic.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\admin\browse.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\admin\dboxfiles.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\admin\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\cone_minus.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\cone_plus.png
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\info.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\style.css
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\vlm\edit.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\vlm\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\vlm\new.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\vlm\show.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\webcam.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\browse.xml
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\playlist.xml
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\status.xml
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\vlm.xml
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\requests\vlm_cmd.xml
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\style.css
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\vlm.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\vlm_export.html
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\libvlc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\af\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ar\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ca\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\co\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\cs\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\da\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\de\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\en_GB\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\es\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\eu\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\fr\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\fur\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\gl\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\he\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\hi\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\hu\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\it\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ja\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ka\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ko\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\lt\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\lv\LC_MESSAGES\
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\locale\ms\LC_MESSAGES\

Frequently the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VLC media player

How to erase VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a is an application by the software company VideoLAN Team. Sometimes, computer users try to erase it. This is easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best EASY manner to erase VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a 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 on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a or simply activate the Search field and type in "VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a". The VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a.
Uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a

8. After uninstalling VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a by VideoLAN Team from your PC, we are not saying that VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a by VideoLAN Team is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VideoLAN VLC media player 0.8.6a supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 10:45:30.817