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A guide to uninstall iTunes from your system

iTunes is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It is developed by Apple Inc.. Go over here where you can find out more on Apple Inc.. Detailed information about iTunes can be seen at . iTunes is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\iTunes folder, regulated by the user's choice. The complete uninstall command line for iTunes is MsiExec.exe /I{21185083-5C3F-45E1-A52F-1279E0724967}. The application's main executable file has a size of 9.32 MB (9777448 bytes) on disk and is named iTunes.exe.

The executable files below are part of iTunes. They occupy about 10.13 MB (10624376 bytes) on disk.

  • iTunes.exe (9.32 MB)
  • iTunesHelper.exe (411.29 KB)
  • iTunesPhotoProcessor.exe (415.79 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of iTunes. Click on the links below for other iTunes versions: to view all...
iTunes has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall iTunes from your computer:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Apple Computer\iTunes
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportArchive\AppCrash_iTunes.exe_5c56172912b6cb850d24d178d72071bf953cdf_18119119
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportArchive\AppCrash_iTunes.exe_8b1a42dd16b7d637646cc482d9c33cfea613794_06640ec0
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Apple Computer\iTunes\Cache.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Apple Computer\iTunes\iTunesPrefs.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\CD Info.cidb
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\iTunes.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\iTunes.Application
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Apple Computer, Inc.\iTunes

How to delete iTunes from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

iTunes is a program marketed by Apple Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to uninstall it. This can be troublesome because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall iTunes 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be made available 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 very quickly. Notice that when you select iTunes in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding iTunes, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for iTunes:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{21185083-5C3F-45E1-A52F-1279E0724967}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove iTunes.
Uninstall iTunes

8. After uninstalling iTunes, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of iTunes which have been left behind will be detected 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 folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall iTunes by Apple Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that iTunes by Apple Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall iTunes in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-27 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-27 09:02:27.483