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A guide to uninstall Airfoil from your computer

Airfoil is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by Rogue Amoeba. Additional info about Rogue Amoeba can be seen here. More details about the software Airfoil can be seen at . Airfoil is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Airfoil folder, subject to the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for Airfoil is C:\Program Files (x86)\Airfoil\uninst.exe. Airfoil.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 1.13 MB (1180672 bytes) on disk.

Airfoil installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 2.27 MB (2377994 bytes) on disk.

  • Airfoil.exe (1.13 MB)
  • AirfoilSpeakers.exe (833.00 KB)
  • uninst.exe (336.26 KB)

This page is about Airfoil version 3.3.0 only. For other Airfoil versions please click below: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Airfoil

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Airfoil:
  • C:\program files (x86)\airfoil\airfoil.exe
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Airfoil\Airfoil Speakers.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Airfoil\Airfoil.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rogue Amoeba\Airfoil.pref

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Airfoil_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Airfoil_RASMANCS

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\program files (x86)\airfoil\airfoil.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{5FA3A7C7-0E6E-453F-865B-4A19E53B3566}C:\program files (x86)\airfoil\airfoil.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{08BBDD47-F1A3-4501-AEF3-84382125DD1F}C:\program files (x86)\airfoil\airfoil.exe

How to erase Airfoil from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Airfoil is an application marketed by Rogue Amoeba. Frequently, users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand requires some know-how related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE way to erase Airfoil is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Airfoil or simply click the Search feature and type in "Airfoil". If it exists on your system the Airfoil program will be found automatically. When you select Airfoil in the list of apps, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Airfoil, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Airfoil:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Airfoil\uninst.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Airfoil.
Uninstall Airfoil

8. After removing Airfoil, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Airfoil which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Airfoil with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Airfoil by Rogue Amoeba from your computer, nor are we saying that Airfoil by Rogue Amoeba is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Airfoil in case 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.

2015-03-05 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-05 14:55:29.390