How to uninstall mIRC from your PC

mIRC is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by mIRC Co. Ltd.. Take a look here for more info on mIRC Co. Ltd.. mIRC is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. The full command line for removing mIRC is C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\uninstall.exe _?=C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. mirc.exe is the mIRC's primary executable file and it occupies around 4.56 MB (4776616 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are incorporated in mIRC. They occupy 9.32 MB (9775280 bytes) on disk.

  • mirc.exe (4.56 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (131.55 KB)
  • mirc.exe (4.51 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (130.67 KB)

The current page applies to mIRC version 7.49 only. You can find below info on other application versions of mIRC:

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mIRC has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall mIRC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove mIRC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\cacert.pem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\mirc.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\scripts\aliases.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\scripts\popups.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\servers.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\defaults\urls.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\ircintro.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\mirc.7.x-patch.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\mirc.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\mirc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\versions.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_mIRC_ircintro_chm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_mIRC_mirc_chm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_mIRC_mirc_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_mIRC_readme_txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_mIRC_versions_txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned\TaskBar\mIRC.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\mIRC v7.49 + Portable + patch - Crackingpatching.com.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\cacert.pem
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Anthony Doerr - All the Light We Cannot See (epub).epub
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Anthony Doerr - All the Light We Cannot See (epub).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Bill Hayes - Insomniac City- New York, Oliver, and Me (retail) (epub).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Brigid Kemmerer - Letters to the Lost (retail) (epub).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Eric Nylund - [Mortal Coils 02] - All That Lives Must Die (html).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Fredrik Backman - Beartown (The Scandal) (retail) (epub).epub
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Fredrik Backman - Beartown (The Scandal) (retail) (epub).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Kalanithi_--_When_Breath_Becomes_Air_(Random_House,_2016).epub
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Rothfuss Patrick - [Kingkiller 01] - The Name of the Wind (v5.0) (epub).epub
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\downloads\Rothfuss Patrick - [Kingkiller 01] - The Name of the Wind (v5.0) (epub).rar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\logs\#ebooks.irchighway.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\logs\#ebooks.SwiftIRC.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\logs\status.irchighway.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\logs\status.SwiftIRC.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\mirc.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\scripts\aliases.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\scripts\popups.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\servers.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\urls.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\mIRC v7.49 + Portable + patch - Crackingpatching.com.zip.torrent

Usually the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Clients\IM\mIRC
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\IM\mIRC
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\mIRC

Additional values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3564047407-880646871-1161341150-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\mirc.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3564047407-880646871-1161341150-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Program Files (x86)\mIRC\uninstall.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{BA6CDAC7-9850-4E77-93E0-237F2DBE88A7}C:\program files (x86)\mirc\mirc.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{4F6A05AF-CDF2-4E78-ACEC-9BD4113FFDB7}C:\program files (x86)\mirc\mirc.exe

How to erase mIRC from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

mIRC is a program offered by the software company mIRC Co. Ltd.. Frequently, computer users choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some skill related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE action to uninstall mIRC 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

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

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate mIRC or simply activate the Search feature and type in "mIRC". If it exists on your system the mIRC program will be found very quickly. After you click mIRC in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding mIRC, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove mIRC.
Uninstall mIRC

8. After uninstalling mIRC, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of mIRC which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling mIRC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall mIRC by mIRC Co. Ltd. from your PC, we are not saying that mIRC by mIRC Co. Ltd. is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall mIRC in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-05-27 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-05-26 21:59:42.467