Application Bonjour

A way to uninstall Bonjour from your system

This info is about Bonjour for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Apple Inc.. Take a look here for more details on Apple Inc.. You can see more info about Bonjour at . Usually the Bonjour application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Bonjour directory, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for removing Bonjour is MsiExec.exe /X{05E11ACD-08F9-4A49-8FF8-697144DDC3DE}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is titled mDNSResponder.exe and occupies 337.28 KB (345376 bytes).

The executable files below are installed beside Bonjour. They occupy about 337.28 KB (345376 bytes) on disk.

  • mDNSResponder.exe (337.28 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Bonjour. For other Bonjour versions please click below: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Bonjour:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Bonjour:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\About Bonjour.lnk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\da.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\de.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\en.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\en_GB.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\es.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\fi.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\fr.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\it.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\ja.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\ko.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\nb.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\nl.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\pl.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\pt.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\pt_PT.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\ru.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\sv.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\zh_CN.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\Bonjour.Resources\zh_TW.lproj\About Bonjour.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\dns_sd.jar
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\mdnsNSP.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\IXP822.TMP\Bonjour.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\IXP822.TMP\Bonjour64.msi
  • C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{07287123-B8AC-41CE-8346-3D777245C35B}\Installer.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Bonjour.DNSSDEventManager
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Apple Inc.\Bonjour Print Services
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Apple Inc.\Bonjour
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\003BA47A77757B14192A2C81574D4A38
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FA529EC49156BEF4EBDBEDB2EF9244BE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Bonjour Service
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\Bonjour Service

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\003BA47A77757B14192A2C81574D4A38\Bonjour
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\003BA47A77757B14192A2C81574D4A38\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\FA529EC49156BEF4EBDBEDB2EF9244BE\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Bonjour Service\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Bonjour Service\ImagePath

How to erase Bonjour using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Bonjour is a program offered by Apple Inc.. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall this application. This can be hard because deleting this manually takes some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK manner to uninstall Bonjour 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Bonjour or simply click the Search feature and type in "Bonjour". If it exists on your system the Bonjour app will be found very quickly. After you select Bonjour in the list , the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Bonjour, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Bonjour:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{05E11ACD-08F9-4A49-8FF8-697144DDC3DE}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Bonjour.
Uninstall Bonjour

8. After uninstalling Bonjour, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Bonjour that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Bonjour using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer 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)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Bonjour by Apple Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Bonjour by Apple Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Bonjour supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 01:28:00.367