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A way to uninstall Amazon Kindle from your PC

Amazon Kindle is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Amazon. Open here where you can read more on Amazon. The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Amazon\Kindle directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Amazon Kindle by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Amazon\Kindle\uninstall.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Kindle.exe is the Amazon Kindle's primary executable file and it occupies close to 15.86 MB (16629056 bytes) on disk.

Amazon Kindle installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 16.05 MB (16829054 bytes) on disk.

  • Kindle.exe (15.86 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (195.31 KB)
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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Amazon\Amazon Kindle

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Amazon Kindle:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\acw\bookextras.acx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\acw\corrections.acx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\acw\encyclopediasearch.acx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\acw\websearch.acx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\cairo.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\CFLite.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Aesops-Fables.apnx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Aesops-Fables.azw
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Pride-and-Prejudice.apnx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Pride-and-Prejudice.azw
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Treasure-Island.apnx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\content\Treasure-Island.azw
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\icudt44.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\icuin44.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\icuuc44.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\JavaScriptCore.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\Kindle.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\KindleBook.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\KindleMagazine.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\KindleNewspaper.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\langmap
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\libjpeg.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\LibWebCore.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\libxml2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\Microsoft.VC90.CRT\Microsoft.VC90.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\Microsoft.VC90.CRT\msvcm90.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\Microsoft.VC90.CRT\msvcp90.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\Microsoft.VC90.CRT\msvcr90.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\plugins\accessible\qtaccessiblewidgets4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\plugins\imageformats\qgif4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\plugins\imageformats\qjpeg4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\pthreadVC2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtCore4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtGui4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtMultimedia4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtNetwork4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtScript4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtSql4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtWebkit4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\QtXml4.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\ssleay32.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\WebCoreViewer.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\application\zlib1.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\AnnotationCache.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\covers\33F0D060AFB78AC9507E647A8E72CFF6.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\covers\B58B6C27B9BBE5E15038FDA9BC5AEB71.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\covers\D7CAEE70E5727B757FEC76CBFC3AC093.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\db\sockeye.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\db\steelhead.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\Cache\MetricsManager.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\style\reflow.tss
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Amazon\Kindle\webkit\WebpageIcons.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\C__Users_UserName_AppData_Local_Amazon_Kindle_application_Kindle_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Amazon\Amazon Kindle\Kindle.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Amazon\Amazon Kindle\Uninstall Kindle.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Amazon\Kindle

A way to delete Amazon Kindle using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Amazon Kindle is an application by Amazon. Frequently, people decide to uninstall it. This is troublesome because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK practice to uninstall Amazon Kindle is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows PC.


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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Amazon Kindle or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Amazon Kindle". The Amazon Kindle application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Amazon Kindle in the list , the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Amazon Kindle, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Amazon Kindle.
Uninstall Amazon Kindle

8. After removing Amazon Kindle, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Amazon Kindle which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Amazon Kindle using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Amazon Kindle by Amazon from your PC, we are not saying that Amazon Kindle by Amazon is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Amazon Kindle supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:35:52.813