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A guide to uninstall Ares from your PC

You can find below details on how to remove Ares for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Seekar Ltd. Open here where you can find out more on Seekar Ltd. More data about the software Ares can be found at . Ares is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\Ares directory, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. C:\Program Files\Ares\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Ares. The program's main executable file has a size of 1.36 MB (1424896 bytes) on disk and is labeled Ares.exe.

Ares is comprised of the following executables which take 3.39 MB (3555212 bytes) on disk:

  • Ares.exe (1.36 MB)
  • chatclient.exe (1.02 MB)
  • chatServer.exe (426.50 KB)
  • emoticonSelector.exe (540.50 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (71.39 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 2.3.93063 of Ares. You can find below a few links to other Ares versions:

If you are manually uninstalling Ares we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Ares:
  • C:\Program Files\Ares
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Ares
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Ares

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Ares:
  • C:\Program Files\Ares\Ares.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Ares\
  • C:\Program Files\Ares\bass.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Ares\chatclient.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.arescol
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Ares.CollectionList
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ares
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Ares_RASAPI32

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.arescol\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.arescol\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.torrent\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.torrent\shell\open\command\

A way to remove Ares using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Ares is an application by the software company Seekar Ltd. Some computer users want to erase it. This is efortful because deleting this manually takes some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY practice to erase Ares 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 one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Ares or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Ares". If it is installed on your PC the Ares application will be found automatically. When you select Ares in the list of programs, some information about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Ares, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Ares:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Ares\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Ares.
Uninstall Ares

8. After uninstalling Ares, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Ares which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Ares using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Ares by Seekar Ltd from your PC, we are not saying that Ares by Seekar Ltd is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Ares in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-18 15:41:35.043