WinSCP 5.5.6 WinSCP 5.5.6

A guide to uninstall WinSCP 5.5.6 from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove WinSCP 5.5.6 for Windows. The Windows version was created by Martin Prikryl. Additional info about Martin Prikryl can be read here. More data about the application WinSCP 5.5.6 can be seen at . Usually the WinSCP 5.5.6 program is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The complete uninstall command line for WinSCP 5.5.6 is C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\unins000.exe. The program's main executable file is named WinSCP.exe and its approximative size is 10.18 MB (10676568 bytes).

The executable files below are installed alongside WinSCP 5.5.6. They occupy about 11.67 MB (12234456 bytes) on disk.

  • unins000.exe (1.17 MB)
  • WinSCP.exe (10.18 MB)
  • pageant.exe (144.00 KB)
  • puttygen.exe (180.00 KB)

The current page applies to WinSCP 5.5.6 version 5.5.6 alone. Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you uninstall WinSCP 5.5.6.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall WinSCP 5.5.6:
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\DragExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\LICENCE
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\pageant.exe

Registry that is not removed:

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{E15E1D68-0D1C-49F7-BEB8-812B1E00FA60}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ftp\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ftp\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ftps\DefaultIcon\

A way to delete WinSCP 5.5.6 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinSCP 5.5.6 is an application released by Martin Prikryl. Frequently, people decide to erase this program. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best QUICK action to erase WinSCP 5.5.6 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find WinSCP 5.5.6 or simply click the Search field and type in "WinSCP 5.5.6". If it is installed on your PC the WinSCP 5.5.6 app will be found very quickly. When you click WinSCP 5.5.6 in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding WinSCP 5.5.6, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for WinSCP 5.5.6:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall WinSCP 5.5.6.
Uninstall WinSCP 5.5.6

8. After uninstalling WinSCP 5.5.6, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of WinSCP 5.5.6 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling WinSCP 5.5.6 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove WinSCP 5.5.6 by Martin Prikryl from your PC, we are not saying that WinSCP 5.5.6 by Martin Prikryl is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove WinSCP 5.5.6 in case you want to. 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' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 04:50:19.427