Windows Live Essentials Windows Live Essentials



How to uninstall Windows Live Essentials from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Windows Live Essentials for Windows. It was created for Windows by Microsoft Corporation. You can read more on Microsoft Corporation or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on Windows Live Essentials on Microsoft Corporation's website. The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live folder. Keep in mind that this path can vary being determined by the user's choice. C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlarp.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Windows Live Essentials. WindowsLiveWriter.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 101.84 KB (104288 bytes) on disk.

Windows Live Essentials contains of the executables below. They take 13.18 MB (13824848 bytes) on disk.



  • companionuser.exe (53.38 KB)
  • wlcomm.exe (24.86 KB)
  • fsssvc.exe (1.42 MB)
  • fsui.exe (863.85 KB)
  • defmgr.exe (680.77 KB)
  • LangSelector.exe (337.85 KB)
  • wlarp.exe (1.15 MB)
  • wlsettings.exe (481.85 KB)
  • wlstartup.exe (604.35 KB)
  • wlmail.exe (89.87 KB)
  • MOE.exe (69.84 KB)
  • WLSync.exe (1.38 MB)
  • msnmsgr.exe (4.04 MB)
  • MovieMaker.exe (108.86 KB)
  • WindowsLivePhotoViewer.exe (54.86 KB)
  • WLXAlbumDownloadWizard.exe (374.36 KB)
  • WLXCodecHost.exe (45.86 KB)
  • WLXPhotoAcquireWizard.exe (240.86 KB)
  • WLXPhotoGallery.exe (128.36 KB)
  • WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe (18.86 KB)
  • WLXQuickTimeControlHost.exe (114.86 KB)
  • WLXTranscode.exe (178.86 KB)
  • WLXVideoAcquireWizard.exe (668.36 KB)
  • WLXVideoCameraAutoPlayManager.exe (67.36 KB)
  • WindowsLiveWriter.exe (101.84 KB)
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The current page applies to Windows Live Essentials version 15.4.3508.1109 alone. For more Windows Live Essentials versions please click below:

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Many files, folders and Windows registry entries can be left behind when you remove Windows Live Essentials from your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Windows Live Essentials:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\abssm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\condb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\conmigrate.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\conproxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\consync.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\liveNatTrav.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\LivePlatform.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\livetransport.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\lmcdata.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\ObjectStore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\PresenceIM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Contacts\wlcomm.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\defmgr.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\en\LangSelectorLang.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\en\startuplang.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\en\wlsettingslang.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\en\wlsres.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\LangSelector.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\langselectorhc.thm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\LangSelectorLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\LangSelectorRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\settingshc.thm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\startuphc.thm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\startuplang.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\startupres.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlarp.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlsettings.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlsettingslang.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlsettingsres.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlshim.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlsres.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlstartup.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlupdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\ABImport.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\en\maillang.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailacct.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailcomm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailhc.thm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailimp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\maillang.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailres2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\mailrt2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\msmail.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\Proof\prf0009\8\mssp7en.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\Proof\prf0009\8\mssp7en.lex
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\Proof\prf0009\8\spell.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\smapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\ucspell.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\vista.thm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wabapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wcics.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wcstore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wcstoreproxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wcsync.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wlmail.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wlmfilter.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mail\wlmfilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\bitswarm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\commengine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\coreclr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\en\WLSync.LocalizedResources.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\encoders.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\esestore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\lkrhwlc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\logging.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\MeshSessions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.LiveFx.ResourceModel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.LiveFx.Runtime.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.LiveFx.Runtime.Framework.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.MeshOperatingEnvironment.Runtime.Client.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.MeshOperatingEnvironment.Runtime.Client.ILFilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.MeshOperatingEnvironment.Runtime.Client.Platform.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.MeshOperatingEnvironment.Runtime.Client.WlcProxies.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.Web.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\Microsoft.WlcProfile.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\MOE.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\mscordaccore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\mscordbi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\mscorlib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\SqmWrapper.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Runtime.Serialization.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Runtime.Serialization.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.ServiceModel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.ServiceModel.Syndication.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.ServiceModel.Web.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Xml.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Xml.Linq.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\System.Xml.Serialization.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\TesClient.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\utilclasses.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLRemoteEnableAdmin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLRoaming.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLSync.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLSync.HighContrast.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLSync.LocalizedResources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Mesh\WLSync.Resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Messenger\en\msgslang.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Messenger\en\ShareAnythingControllang.dll.mui

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WinLiveSuite




A way to remove Windows Live Essentials with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Windows Live Essentials is a program by Microsoft Corporation. Frequently, computer users want to remove this application. This can be difficult because removing this manually requires some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action to remove Windows Live Essentials is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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


4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Windows Live Essentials or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Windows Live Essentials". If it is installed on your PC the Windows Live Essentials program will be found automatically. After you select Windows Live Essentials in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Windows Live Essentials, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Windows Live Essentials:


  • The web site of the program is: http://explore.live.com/windows-live-essentials
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Installer\wlarp.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Windows Live Essentials.
Uninstall Windows Live Essentials


8. After uninstalling Windows Live Essentials, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Windows Live Essentials that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Windows Live Essentials using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Windows Live Essentials by Microsoft Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Windows Live Essentials by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Windows Live Essentials in case 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' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:35:05.343