Brave Brave



A way to uninstall Brave from your system

You can find below details on how to uninstall Brave for Windows. It is developed by Brave Software Inc. Open here where you can find out more on Brave Software Inc. Brave is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application directory, subject to the user's option. C:\Program Files (x86)\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Installer\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Brave. The program's main executable file has a size of 1.98 MB (2081256 bytes) on disk and is called brave.exe.

The executable files below are part of Brave. They occupy about 8.95 MB (9385400 bytes) on disk.



  • brave.exe (1.98 MB)
  • elevation_service.exe (1.22 MB)
  • notification_helper.exe (684.48 KB)
  • setup.exe (2.54 MB)


The information on this page is only about version 72.0.60.47 of Brave. You can find below a few links to other Brave releases:

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When planning to uninstall Brave you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\72.0.60.47.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\brave_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\brave_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\brave_resources.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome_child.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome_elf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\chrome_watcher.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\elevation_service.exe
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Extensions\external_extensions.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Installer\chrmstp.exe
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Installer\chrome.7z
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Installer\setup.exe
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\libegl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\libglesv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\am.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\da.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\de.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\el.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\es.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\et.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\he.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\id.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\it.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\te.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\th.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\Locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\MEIPreload\manifest.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\MEIPreload\preloaded_data.pb
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\notification_helper.exe
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources.pak
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\am\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\ar\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\bg\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\bn\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\ca\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\cs\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\da\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\de\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\el\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\en_GB\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\en_US\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\es\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\es_419\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\et\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\fa\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\fi\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\fil\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\fr\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\gu\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\he\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\hi\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\hr\messages.json
  • C:\Program Files\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser\Application\72.0.60.47\resources\brave_extension\_locales\hu\messages.json

Usually the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/x-vnd.brave.oneclickctrl.9
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/x-vnd.brave.update3webcontrol.3
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BraveSoftware\Brave-Browser
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\IntelliPoint\AppSpecific\brave.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Brave
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\MediaPlayer\ShimInclusionList\brave.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BraveSoftware Brave-Browser
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@tools.brave.com/BraveSoftware Update;version=3
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@tools.brave.com/BraveSoftware Update;version=9
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\brave
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\eventlog\Application\Brave-Browser

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\brave\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\brave\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bravem\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bravem\DisplayName




How to uninstall Brave with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Brave is a program released by the software company Brave Software Inc. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because doing this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to PCs. The best EASY approach to uninstall Brave is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Brave or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Brave". If it exists on your system the Brave program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Brave in the list of programs, some data regarding the application is available to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Brave, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Brave.
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8. After uninstalling Brave, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Brave which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Brave with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Brave by Brave Software Inc from your computer, we are not saying that Brave by Brave Software Inc is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Brave supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2019-03-01 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-03-01 19:34:47.043