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How to uninstall Better Explorer from your PC

Better Explorer is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by Better Explorer Team. You can find out more on Better Explorer Team or check for application updates here. More details about the software Better Explorer can be seen at . Usually the Better Explorer program is placed in the C:\Program Files\Better Explorer folder, depending on the user's option during install. C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{DFB3B89D-BD9D-4CFE-A4E9-E69674095FAC}\BetterExplorerWebSetup.exe /i {DFB3B89D-BD9D-4CFE-A4E9-E69674095FAC} is the full command line if you want to remove Better Explorer. BetterExplorer.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 2.52 MB (2639360 bytes) on disk.

Better Explorer contains of the executables below. They occupy 3.14 MB (3296168 bytes) on disk.

  • BetterExplorer.exe (2.52 MB)
  • BetterExplorerOperations.exe (124.00 KB)
  • BetterExplorerShell.exe (95.50 KB)
  • wyUpdate.exe (421.91 KB)

This web page is about Better Explorer version alone. You can find below info on other versions of Better Explorer:

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

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Better Explorer:
  • C:\Program Files\Better Explorer
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Better Explorer Team
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Better Explorer

The files below were left behind on your disk by Better Explorer when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Better Explorer\7z.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Better Explorer\7z64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Better Explorer\AeroWizard.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Better Explorer\AutomaticUpdaterWPF.dll

Many times the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Better Explorer Team
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Better Explorer

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\openinbetterexplorer\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\opennewwindow\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Better Explorer\InstallLocation

How to uninstall Better Explorer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Better Explorer is an application released by Better Explorer Team. Frequently, users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this manually requires some know-how related to PCs. The best EASY practice to erase Better Explorer is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful 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 existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Better Explorer or simply click the Search field and type in "Better Explorer". If it exists on your system the Better Explorer application will be found very quickly. When you click Better Explorer in the list , some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Better Explorer, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Better Explorer:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{DFB3B89D-BD9D-4CFE-A4E9-E69674095FAC}\BetterExplorerWebSetup.exe /i {DFB3B89D-BD9D-4CFE-A4E9-E69674095FAC}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Better Explorer.
Uninstall Better Explorer

8. After removing Better Explorer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Better Explorer that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Better Explorer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Better Explorer by Better Explorer Team from your computer, nor are we saying that Better Explorer by Better Explorer Team is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Better Explorer supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 19:23:06.743