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How to uninstall iTunes from your system

iTunes is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by Apple Inc.. Take a look here where you can get more info on Apple Inc.. You can get more details on iTunes at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\iTunes folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove iTunes by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{C4780F70-8F21-4F0C-95FE-32FF3E2F9247}. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. iTunes.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 9.34 MB (9789256 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in iTunes. They take 9.48 MB (9941648 bytes) on disk.

  • iTunes.exe (9.34 MB)
  • iTunesHelper.exe (148.82 KB)

This data is about iTunes version only. You can find below info on other versions of iTunes: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall iTunes:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_iTunes_iTunes_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_iTunes_iTunes_Resources_de_lproj_About iTunes_rtf

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-151549799-678157763-1166320361-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume2\Program Files\iTunes\iTunes.exe

A way to remove iTunes from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

iTunes is a program by the software company Apple Inc.. Some users choose to remove it. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK approach to remove iTunes 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


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

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate iTunes or simply click the Search feature and type in "iTunes". If it exists on your system the iTunes application will be found automatically. When you select iTunes in the list , some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding iTunes, ranging 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.
For instance you can see that for iTunes:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C4780F70-8F21-4F0C-95FE-32FF3E2F9247}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove iTunes.
Uninstall iTunes

8. After uninstalling iTunes, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of iTunes which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing iTunes with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall iTunes by Apple Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that iTunes by Apple Inc. is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall iTunes in case you decide this is what you want to do. 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' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 16:35:17.467