Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

A way to uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Cisco Systems. Take a look here for more info on Cisco Systems. Please follow if you want to read more on Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client on Cisco Systems's website. Usually the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client application is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client directory, depending on the user's option during install. Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{065717D4-B980-434B-B778-0F14FBDB4AC3}. vpnui.exe is the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client's main executable file and it takes circa 374.18 KB (383160 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client. They occupy 1.30 MB (1364232 bytes) on disk.

  • InstallHelper.exe (21.18 KB)
  • VACon.exe (18.68 KB)
  • VACon64.exe (21.68 KB)
  • vpnagent.exe (389.68 KB)
  • vpncli.exe (267.18 KB)
  • vpndownloader.exe (239.68 KB)
  • vpnui.exe (374.18 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client version 2.1.0148 alone. Click on the links below for other Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client versions:

Numerous files, folders and Windows registry entries can be left behind when you want to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client from your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Cisco\AnyConnect VPN Client
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  • C:\Program Files\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\AnyConnect VPN Client.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Cisco\AnyConnect VPN Client\AnyConnect VPN Client.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\preferences.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\InstallHelper.exe

Many times the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\4D717560089BB4347B87F041BFBDA43C

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Cisco\Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0AB528E98866C86419E47F69F42B9D34\4D717560089BB4347B87F041BFBDA43C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0FA945FD3C0B1DB44907E97A570656B7\4D717560089BB4347B87F041BFBDA43C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\540D23E45861449458620EFDFA070845\4D717560089BB4347B87F041BFBDA43C

How to delete Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client is an application marketed by the software company Cisco Systems. Some people want to erase this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK practice to erase Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client or simply click the Search feature and type in "Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client". If it is installed on your PC the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client application will be found automatically. After you select Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client in the list of applications, some data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{065717D4-B980-434B-B778-0F14FBDB4AC3}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client.
Uninstall Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

8. After uninstalling Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client by Cisco Systems from your computer, nor are we saying that Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client by Cisco Systems is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-30 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 04:23:10.870