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How to uninstall Atom from your PC

Atom is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by GitHub Inc.. Check out here where you can get more info on GitHub Inc.. Atom is usually set up in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom directory, depending on the user's decision. Atom's full uninstall command line is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\atom\Update.exe. The application's main executable file is titled atom.exe and its approximative size is 329.00 KB (336896 bytes).

The executables below are part of Atom. They take about 250.10 MB (262250998 bytes) on disk.

  • atom.exe (329.00 KB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.82 MB)
  • atom.exe (77.02 MB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.82 MB)
  • node.exe (17.66 MB)
  • git.exe (38.27 KB)
  • blocked-file-util.exe (22.59 KB)
  • git-credential-store.exe (1.30 MB)
  • git-credential-wincred.exe (29.31 KB)
  • git-fast-import.exe (1.33 MB)
  • git-http-fetch.exe (1.34 MB)
  • git-http-push.exe (1.35 MB)
  • git-wrapper.exe (38.28 KB)
  • git-remote-https.exe (1.35 MB)
  • git-sh-i18n--envsubst.exe (1.29 MB)
  • git-show-index.exe (1.29 MB)
  • git-upload-pack.exe (1.30 MB)
  • git.exe (2.25 MB)
  • proxy-lookup.exe (22.01 KB)
  • x86_64-w64-mingw32-deflatehd.exe (63.63 KB)
  • x86_64-w64-mingw32-inflatehd.exe (61.08 KB)
  • git-askpass.exe (224.10 KB)
  • git-credential-manager.exe (170.10 KB)
  • git-lfs.exe (7.31 MB)
  • GitHub.Authentication.exe (292.00 KB)
  • awk.exe (593.32 KB)
  • b2sum.exe (54.05 KB)
  • basename.exe (30.90 KB)
  • cat.exe (36.27 KB)
  • comm.exe (36.16 KB)
  • cp.exe (99.38 KB)
  • cut.exe (40.38 KB)
  • dash.exe (101.17 KB)
  • date.exe (111.80 KB)
  • dirname.exe (30.85 KB)
  • echo.exe (31.22 KB)
  • env.exe (30.52 KB)
  • expr.exe (99.29 KB)
  • false.exe (28.68 KB)
  • find.exe (249.59 KB)
  • gencat.exe (174.47 KB)
  • getfacl.exe (164.25 KB)
  • getopt.exe (16.62 KB)
  • grep.exe (203.77 KB)
  • head.exe (41.33 KB)
  • ls.exe (130.07 KB)
  • mkdir.exe (65.11 KB)
  • mktemp.exe (40.08 KB)
  • mv.exe (106.04 KB)
  • pathchk.exe (31.40 KB)
  • printf.exe (64.62 KB)
  • pwd.exe (32.64 KB)
  • readlink.exe (43.66 KB)
  • rebase.exe (813.39 KB)
  • rm.exe (58.69 KB)
  • rmdir.exe (57.13 KB)
  • sed.exe (159.54 KB)
  • sh.exe (2.00 MB)
  • sort.exe (102.18 KB)
  • ssh-add.exe (300.02 KB)
  • ssh-agent.exe (312.98 KB)
  • ssh.exe (630.45 KB)
  • tail.exe (52.13 KB)
  • test.exe (63.03 KB)
  • touch.exe (99.84 KB)
  • tr.exe (45.79 KB)
  • true.exe (28.68 KB)
  • uname.exe (31.34 KB)
  • uniq.exe (41.33 KB)
  • wc.exe (43.14 KB)
  • xargs.exe (62.56 KB)
  • ctags-win32.exe (308.00 KB)
  • atom.exe (77.02 MB) to view all...

This page is about Atom version 1.27.01 alone. Click on the links below for other Atom versions: to view all...

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

Atom is an application offered by GitHub Inc.. Frequently, users decide to remove this application. Sometimes this is hard because doing this by hand takes some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove Atom is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Atom or simply activate the Search field and type in "Atom". The Atom app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Atom in the list of programs, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Atom, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Atom.
Uninstall Atom

8. After removing Atom, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Atom which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Atom using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Atom by GitHub Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Atom by GitHub Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Atom in case you decide this is what you want to do. 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' PCs.

2018-05-14 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-05-14 20:02:00.990