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How to uninstall Blue Iris from your computer

Blue Iris is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by Perspective Software. More info about Perspective Software can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on Blue Iris on Perspective Software's page. Blue Iris is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B8087CCE-B735-4485-BA45-08929FCCB101} directory, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. You can remove Blue Iris by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B8087CCE-B735-4485-BA45-08929FCCB101}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 309.48 KB (316912 bytes) on disk and is titled setup.exe.

Blue Iris contains of the executables below. They take 309.48 KB (316912 bytes) on disk.

  • setup.exe (309.48 KB)

The current web page applies to Blue Iris version 2.26.02 alone. You can find below info on other releases of Blue Iris: to view all...
Blue Iris has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Blue Iris:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Blue Iris
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Blue Iris 4

The files below are left behind on your disk by Blue Iris's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Blue Iris 4\_BlueIris.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Blue Iris 4\blue.iris.
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Blue Iris 4\BlueIris.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Blue Iris 4\BlueIris.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{8B5A2BD0-5638-4CCA-A7FF-91B9E6768AC4}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Perspective Software\Blue Iris
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{B8087CCE-B735-4485-BA45-08929FCCB101}

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\_BlueIris.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BlueIris\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BlueIris\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{036C2F8C-8D3C-4F4B-9B36-3B6F1D29C0B4}\InprocServer32\

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

Blue Iris is an application released by the software company Perspective Software. Sometimes, users want to uninstall this program. This can be hard because doing this manually takes some know-how regarding PCs. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall Blue Iris is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Blue Iris or simply activate the Search field and type in "Blue Iris". If it exists on your system the Blue Iris application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Blue Iris in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Blue Iris, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Blue Iris:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B8087CCE-B735-4485-BA45-08929FCCB101}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Blue Iris.
Uninstall Blue Iris

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Blue Iris by Perspective Software from your PC, nor are we saying that Blue Iris by Perspective Software is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Blue Iris in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-01-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-01-22 19:48:41.717