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A guide to uninstall Atom from your system

Atom is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by GitHub Inc.. Take a look here where you can read more on GitHub Inc.. The application is frequently found in the C:\Users\duyda\AppData\Local\atom folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Atom is C:\Users\duyda\AppData\Local\atom\Update.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 328.00 KB (335872 bytes) on disk and is titled atom.exe.

The following executables are installed alongside Atom. They occupy about 248.87 MB (260955768 bytes) on disk.

  • atom.exe (328.00 KB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.77 MB)
  • atom.exe (77.41 MB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.77 MB)
  • node.exe (17.66 MB)
  • git.exe (37.65 KB)
  • blocked-file-util.exe (22.68 KB)
  • git-credential-store.exe (1.19 MB)
  • git-credential-wincred.exe (29.15 KB)
  • git-fast-import.exe (1.21 MB)
  • git-http-fetch.exe (1.29 MB)
  • git-http-push.exe (1.30 MB)
  • git-wrapper.exe (37.65 KB)
  • git-remote-https.exe (1.31 MB)
  • git-sh-i18n--envsubst.exe (1.18 MB)
  • git-show-index.exe (1.18 MB)
  • git-upload-pack.exe (1.26 MB)
  • git.exe (2.18 MB)
  • x86_64-w64-mingw32-deflatehd.exe (63.58 KB)
  • x86_64-w64-mingw32-inflatehd.exe (61.03 KB)
  • git-askpass.exe (214.08 KB)
  • git-credential-manager.exe (157.58 KB)
  • git-lfs.exe (7.23 MB)
  • GitHub.Authentication.exe (290.50 KB)
  • awk.exe (566.15 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)
  • getfacl.exe (165.75 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 (1.99 MB)
  • sort.exe (102.18 KB)
  • ssh-add.exe (314.54 KB)
  • ssh-agent.exe (329.51 KB)
  • ssh.exe (643.72 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 (77.41 MB) to view all...

This page is about Atom version 1.23.01 only. Click on the links below for other Atom versions: to view all...

How to delete Atom from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Atom is a program released by the software company GitHub Inc.. Frequently, users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because doing this manually takes some skill related to PCs. One of the best QUICK practice to erase 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 on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Atom or simply click the Search field and type in "Atom". If it is installed on your PC the Atom app will be found very quickly. When you click Atom in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Atom, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Atom.
Uninstall Atom

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

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


This page is not a piece of advice 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 computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Atom in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-26 00:36:39.480