Application AOL Desktop

A guide to uninstall AOL Desktop from your PC

AOL Desktop is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It was created for Windows by AOL. Check out here for more information on AOL. The program is frequently found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AOLDesktop directory (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for AOL Desktop is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AOLDesktop\Update.exe --uninstall. The application's main executable file occupies 1.45 MB (1521152 bytes) on disk and is named Update.exe.

AOL Desktop installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 6.09 MB (6384448 bytes) on disk.

  • Update.exe (1.45 MB)
  • AolDesktop.exe (2.02 MB)
  • AolTrayApp.exe (262.41 KB)
  • CefSharp.BrowserSubprocess.exe (21.91 KB)
  • KillTabProcs.exe (18.91 KB)
  • AolDesktop.exe (2.03 MB)
  • AolTrayApp.exe (262.41 KB)
  • CefSharp.BrowserSubprocess.exe (21.91 KB)
  • KillTabProcs.exe (18.91 KB) to view all...

This data is about AOL Desktop version 11.0.544 only. You can find below info on other application versions of AOL Desktop: to view all...

How to uninstall AOL Desktop with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AOL Desktop is a program marketed by AOL. Sometimes, users want to erase it. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this manually takes some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to erase AOL Desktop 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 utility to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate AOL Desktop or simply activate the Search field and type in "AOL Desktop". If it exists on your system the AOL Desktop application will be found automatically. After you select AOL Desktop in the list of programs, the following information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about AOL Desktop, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove AOL Desktop.
Uninstall AOL Desktop

8. After removing AOL Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of AOL Desktop which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling AOL Desktop using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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



This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall AOL Desktop by AOL from your computer, we are not saying that AOL Desktop by AOL is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall AOL Desktop supposing 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.

2016-07-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 17:53:05.927