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How to uninstall CCleaner from your computer

This web page is about CCleaner for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Piriform. You can find out more on Piriform or check for application updates here. More details about CCleaner can be seen at . The application is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\CCleaner directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall CCleaner by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{C39598EE-DE1E-4129-B8B4-A37246CADD97}. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. CCleaner.exe is the CCleaner's primary executable file and it occupies around 13.01 MB (13643880 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in CCleaner. They take 13.34 MB (13990152 bytes) on disk.

  • CCleaner.exe (13.01 MB)
  • uninst.exe (338.16 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.43.6522 of CCleaner. For more CCleaner versions please click below: to view all...

A way to delete CCleaner from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

CCleaner is a program offered by the software company Piriform. Frequently, people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best EASY way to erase CCleaner 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate CCleaner or simply activate the Search field and type in "CCleaner". If it exists on your system the CCleaner program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select CCleaner in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

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

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C39598EE-DE1E-4129-B8B4-A37246CADD97}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall CCleaner.
Uninstall CCleaner

8. After uninstalling CCleaner, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong CCleaner which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing CCleaner using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall CCleaner by Piriform from your PC, we are not saying that CCleaner by Piriform is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall CCleaner in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-07-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-07-19 10:56:07.650