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A way to uninstall Dropbox from your computer

This page is about Dropbox for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Dropbox, Inc.. You can read more on Dropbox, Inc. or check for application updates here. Click on to get more information about Dropbox on Dropbox, Inc.'s website. Dropbox is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client folder, subject to the user's option. C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client\DropboxUninstaller.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Dropbox. Dropbox.exe is the Dropbox's main executable file and it takes about 7.62 MB (7991528 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in Dropbox. They take 8.53 MB (8941976 bytes) on disk.

  • Dropbox.exe (7.62 MB)
  • DropboxUninstaller.exe (159.01 KB)
  • DropboxNativeMessagingHost.exe (260.73 KB)
  • DropboxThumbnailGenerator.exe (31.23 KB)
  • QtWebEngineProcess.exe (397.73 KB)
  • dbxsvc.exe (43.23 KB)
  • dbxsvc.exe (36.23 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Dropbox version 120.3.4554 alone. You can find here a few links to other Dropbox versions: to view all...

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

Dropbox is an application offered by Dropbox, Inc.. Some users try to erase this application. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK action to erase Dropbox is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

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


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Dropbox or simply click the Search feature and type in "Dropbox". The Dropbox app will be found automatically. When you select Dropbox in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Dropbox, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Dropbox:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Dropbox\Client\DropboxUninstaller.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Dropbox.
Uninstall Dropbox

8. After removing Dropbox, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Dropbox that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able 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 PC.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Dropbox by Dropbox, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Dropbox by Dropbox, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page 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 Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2021-04-03 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2021-04-03 03:04:12.160