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A guide to uninstall Atom from your system

Atom is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by GitHub Inc.. More information about GitHub Inc. can be seen here. Atom is frequently set up in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. The full command line for uninstalling Atom is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\Update.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file is called term-size.exe and occupies 17.00 KB (17408 bytes).

The executables below are part of Atom. They take an average of 1.77 MB (1855520 bytes) on disk.

  • Update.exe (1.75 MB)
  • term-size.exe (17.00 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 1.40.1 of Atom. You can find below a few links to other Atom versions:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Atom:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Atom Crashes
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Atom

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Atom:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-console-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-datetime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-file-l2-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-namedpipe-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-rtlsupport-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-timezone-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-conio-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-environment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-filesystem-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-locale-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-multibyte-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-private-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-process-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-stdio-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-time-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\api-ms-win-crt-utility-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\atom.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\blink_image_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\content_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\content_shell.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\LICENSE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\am.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\da.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\de.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\el.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\es.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\et.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\fake-bidi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\he.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\id.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\it.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\te.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\app-1.34.0\locales\th.pak

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\Atom
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\atom.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\atom
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\background\shell\Atom
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\Atom
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/atom+xml
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\atom
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\RADAR\HeapLeakDetection\DiagnosedApplications\atom.exe


A way to remove Atom using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Atom is a program by GitHub Inc.. Sometimes, people choose to remove this program. This can be efortful because doing this manually requires some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK approach to remove Atom is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:





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5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Atom or simply click the Search feature and type in "Atom". If it exists on your system the Atom program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Atom in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is shown to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Atom, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Atom.
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8. After removing Atom, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Atom which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Atom with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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



Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Atom by GitHub Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Atom by GitHub Inc. is not a good application. 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 other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2019-08-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-08-21 18:17:16.060