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A guide to uninstall Atom from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall Atom for Windows. It was developed for Windows by GitHub Inc.. Go over here where you can find out more on GitHub Inc.. Atom is typically installed in the C:\UserNames\UserNameName\AppData\Local\atom folder, depending on the user's choice. C:\UserNames\UserNameName\AppData\Local\atom\Update.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Atom. Atom's primary file takes around 1.63 MB (1712160 bytes) and is called squirrel.exe.

The executable files below are part of Atom. They take about 147.65 MB (154824664 bytes) on disk.

  • squirrel.exe (1.63 MB)
  • atom.exe (59.36 MB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.63 MB)
  • node.exe (11.27 MB)
  • ctags-win32.exe (315.03 KB)
  • atom.exe (59.36 MB)
  • atom_ExecutionStub.exe (431.03 KB)
  • node.exe (11.26 MB)
  • node_ExecutionStub.exe (303.03 KB)
  • ctags-win32.exe (308.00 KB)
  • ctags-win32_ExecutionStub.exe (196.53 KB) to view all...

This page is about Atom version 1.14.2 only. For other Atom versions please click below: to view all...

A way to delete Atom from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Atom is an application by GitHub Inc.. Sometimes, users decide to remove this program. This is easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY solution to remove Atom 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Atom or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Atom". If it exists on your system the Atom program will be found automatically. When you select Atom in the list , some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Atom, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Atom.
Uninstall Atom

8. After removing Atom, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Atom which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Atom with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.



The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Atom by GitHub Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Atom by GitHub Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Atom in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-02-17 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-02-17 08:27:49.230