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A way to uninstall Winrar 5.01 from your computer

Winrar 5.01 is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by basheerxxx. You can find out more on basheerxxx or check for application updates here. More details about the app Winrar 5.01 can be found at . The program is often found in the C:\Program Files\WinRAR directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's preference. The full command line for uninstalling Winrar 5.01 is C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is labeled WinRAR.exe and it has a size of 1.25 MB (1315928 bytes).

Winrar 5.01 is comprised of the following executables which take 2.13 MB (2230624 bytes) on disk:

  • Rar.exe (510.59 KB)
  • UnRAR.exe (322.59 KB)
  • WinRAR.exe (1.25 MB)
  • ace32loader.exe (60.09 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.01 of Winrar 5.01. A considerable amount of files, folders and registry data can be left behind when you want to remove Winrar 5.01 from your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Winrar 5.01 from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\WinRAR
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WinRAR

The files below are left behind on your disk by Winrar 5.01's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\WinRAR\7zxa.dll
  • C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Ace32Loader.exe
  • C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Default.SFX
  • C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Default64.SFX

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\WinRAR

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B41DB860-8EE4-11D2-9906-E49FADC173CA}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\WinRAR.REV\shell\open\command\

How to uninstall Winrar 5.01 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Winrar 5.01 is a program marketed by basheerxxx. Frequently, users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this by hand requires some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Winrar 5.01 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Winrar 5.01 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Winrar 5.01". If it exists on your system the Winrar 5.01 app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Winrar 5.01 in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Winrar 5.01, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Winrar 5.01:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Winrar 5.01.
Uninstall Winrar 5.01

8. After uninstalling Winrar 5.01, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Winrar 5.01 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Winrar 5.01 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Winrar 5.01 by basheerxxx from your computer, we are not saying that Winrar 5.01 by basheerxxx is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Winrar 5.01 supposing 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.

2016-07-09 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-09 16:34:24.613