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How to uninstall Dropbox from your system

This page is about Dropbox for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Dropbox, Inc.. Open here where you can find out more on Dropbox, Inc.. Click on to get more info about Dropbox on Dropbox, Inc.'s website. Dropbox is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. Dropbox's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client\DropboxUninstaller.exe. Dropbox's main file takes about 11.02 MB (11559648 bytes) and its name is Dropbox.exe.

Dropbox contains of the executables below. They take 16.83 MB (17646408 bytes) on disk.

  • Dropbox.exe (11.02 MB)
  • DropboxUninstaller.exe (222.47 KB)
  • DropboxNativeMessagingHost.exe (379.23 KB)
  • DropboxThumbnailGenerator.exe (36.23 KB)
  • DropboxUpdateClient.exe (4.86 MB)
  • DropboxUpdateProxy32.exe (286.73 KB)
  • dbxsvc.exe (45.73 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 183.3.6997 of Dropbox. You can find here a few links to other Dropbox releases: to view all...

A way to remove Dropbox from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Dropbox is a program marketed by Dropbox, Inc.. Some computer users try to erase this program. This is difficult because doing this manually takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY way to erase Dropbox 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Dropbox or simply click the Search field and type in "Dropbox". If it is installed on your PC the Dropbox program will be found automatically. When you click Dropbox in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Dropbox, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Dropbox:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client\DropboxUninstaller.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Dropbox.
Uninstall Dropbox

8. After uninstalling Dropbox, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Dropbox that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Dropbox using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


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

2023-09-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2023-09-16 02:53:47.603