Application ClustalX2

A guide to uninstall ClustalX2 from your PC

ClustalX2 is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by University College Dublin. You can find out more on University College Dublin or check for application updates here. Click on to get more details about ClustalX2 on University College Dublin's website. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2 directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's choice. The full command line for removing ClustalX2 is MsiExec.exe /I{136F3A0B-5783-47AC-8DB7-1611ED879FA1}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file occupies 10.76 MB (11284992 bytes) on disk and is labeled clustalx.exe.

ClustalX2 is comprised of the following executables which take 10.76 MB (11284992 bytes) on disk:

  • clustalx.exe (10.76 MB)

The current web page applies to ClustalX2 version 2.1 only. Click on the links below for other ClustalX2 versions:

After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall ClustalX2:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove ClustalX2:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\clustalx.hlp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\coldna.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\colprint.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\colprot.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\Apis Analysis\UserName_seq_ fasta 1.aln
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\Apis Analysis\UserName_seq_ fasta 1.dnd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\Apis Analysis\UserName_seq_ fasta 1.mas
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\Apis Analysis\UserName_seq_ fasta 1.meg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned\TaskBar\ClustalX2.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\ClustalX2.lnk

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B0A3F6313875CA74D87B6111DE78F91A
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{136F3A0B-5783-47AC-8DB7-1611ED879FA1}

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\ClustalX2\clustalx.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B0A3F6313875CA74D87B6111DE78F91A\ProductName

A way to delete ClustalX2 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ClustalX2 is an application released by the software company University College Dublin. Frequently, users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this is difficult because removing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE solution to uninstall ClustalX2 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

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

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate ClustalX2 or simply activate the Search field and type in "ClustalX2". The ClustalX2 application will be found very quickly. When you select ClustalX2 in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding ClustalX2, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for ClustalX2:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{136F3A0B-5783-47AC-8DB7-1611ED879FA1}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove ClustalX2.
Uninstall ClustalX2

8. After uninstalling ClustalX2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of ClustalX2 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing ClustalX2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall ClustalX2 by University College Dublin from your PC, we are not saying that ClustalX2 by University College Dublin is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ClustalX2 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 03:15:48.813