eMule eMule

A guide to uninstall eMule from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to remove eMule for Windows. eMule is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\eMule folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. eMule's primary file takes around 5.49 MB (5758976 bytes) and is named emule.exe.

eMule is comprised of the following executables which occupy 5.83 MB (6110781 bytes) on disk:

  • emule.exe (5.49 MB)
  • LinkCreator.exe (264.00 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (79.56 KB)
If you're planning to uninstall eMule you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\eMule
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\eMule

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\emule.exe
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\eMule.tmpl
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\eMule.url
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\eMuleLight.tmpl
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\eMuleXP.tmpl
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ar_AE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ba_BA.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\bg_BG.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ca_ES.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\cz_CZ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\da_DK.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\de_DE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\el_GR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\es_AS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\es_ES_T.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\et_EE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\fa_IR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\fi_FI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\fr_BR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\fr_FR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\gl_ES.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\he_IL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\hu_HU.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\it_IT.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\jp_JP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ko_KR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\lt_LT.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\lv_LV.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\mt_MT.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\nb_NO.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\nl_NL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\nn_NO.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\pl_PL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\pt_BR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\pt_PT.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ro_RO.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ru_RU.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\sl_SI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\sq_AL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\sv_SE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\tr_TR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ua_UA.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\ug_CN.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\va_ES.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\va_ES_RACV.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\vi_VN.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\zh_CN.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\lang\zh_TW.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\license-GER.txt
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\LinkCreator.exe
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\Template.eMuleSkin.ini
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\Template.Notifier.ini
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\unins000.dat
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\unins000.exe
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\unrar.dll
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\add_server.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\arrow_down.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\arrow_up.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\arrow_up_q.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\black.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue1.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue2.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue3.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue4.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue5.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\blue6.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\checked.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\checked_no.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_0.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_1.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_10.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_2.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_3.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_4.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_5.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_6.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_7.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_8.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\client_type_9.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\complete.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\completing.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\connecting.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_0.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_1.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_10.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_2.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_3.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_4.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_5.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_6.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_7.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_8.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_9.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_a.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_h.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_l.gif
  • C:\Program Files\eMule\webserver\ct_m.gif

Frequently the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\eMule
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\eMule

How to remove eMule from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Frequently, computer users want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this manually requires some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK procedure to remove eMule is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find eMule or simply click the Search field and type in "eMule". The eMule program will be found automatically. After you select eMule in the list of applications, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding eMule, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove eMule.
Uninstall eMule

8. After uninstalling eMule, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong eMule that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling eMule using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


2015-01-16 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130