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How to uninstall ActiveFax from your PC

This info is about ActiveFax for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by ActFax Communication. Take a look here for more details on ActFax Communication. Please open if you want to read more on ActiveFax on ActFax Communication's web page. ActiveFax is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\ActiveFax folder, regulated by the user's option. C:\Windows\UIActFax.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall ActiveFax. ActFaxClient.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 1.12 MB (1172096 bytes) on disk.

ActiveFax installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 18.13 MB (19013520 bytes) on disk.

  • ActFaxClient.exe (1.12 MB)
  • install_x64.exe (11.43 MB)
  • ActFax.exe (2.20 MB)
  • ActSrvNT.exe (2.20 MB)
  • StartSrv.exe (94.13 KB)
  • StopSrv.exe (94.63 KB)
  • Socket.exe (88.50 KB)
  • WinApp.exe (82.00 KB)
  • AFCompr.exe (96.13 KB)
  • AFPack.exe (97.63 KB)
  • DataCfg.exe (91.63 KB)
  • TSClientB.exe (578.13 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to ActiveFax version 5.15 alone. Click on the links below for other ActiveFax versions: to view all...
If you're planning to uninstall ActiveFax you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall ActiveFax from your computer:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ActiveFax

The files below are left behind on your disk by ActiveFax when you uninstall it:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ActiveFax Server.lnk
  • C:\Users\Public\Desktop\ActiveFax Server.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ActiveFax\ActiveFax Error Codes.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ActiveFax\ActiveFax Server Help.lnk

Usually the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\ActFax Communication\ActiveFax
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\ActFax Communication\ActiveFax
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\ActiveFax
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ActFax Communication\ActiveFax

Supplementary registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\ActiveFax\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\ActiveFax\InstallLocation

A way to delete ActiveFax from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ActiveFax is a program by ActFax Communication. Some computer users try to remove it. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE way to remove ActiveFax 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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find ActiveFax or simply activate the Search feature and type in "ActiveFax". If it is installed on your PC the ActiveFax program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click ActiveFax in the list of apps, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about ActiveFax, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for ActiveFax:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Windows\UIActFax.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ActiveFax.
Uninstall ActiveFax

8. After removing ActiveFax, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of ActiveFax which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ActiveFax using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ActiveFax by ActFax Communication from your PC, nor are we saying that ActiveFax by ActFax Communication is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ActiveFax supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-28 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-28 06:45:37.087