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A way to uninstall Epic Games Launcher from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Epic Games Launcher for Windows. The Windows release was created by Epic Games, Inc.. Additional info about Epic Games, Inc. can be seen here. Epic Games Launcher is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Epic Games folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. The full uninstall command line for Epic Games Launcher is MsiExec.exe /X{557DE1DA-A23F-42DE-BDB9-6315DD4FD2C6}. The application's main executable file has a size of 28.76 MB (30152128 bytes) on disk and is labeled EpicGamesLauncher.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside Epic Games Launcher. They occupy about 93.02 MB (97543016 bytes) on disk.

  • DXSETUP.exe (505.84 KB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (13.27 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (2.82 MB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (16.81 MB)
  • UnrealEngineLauncher.exe (3.52 MB)
  • UnrealCEFSubProcess.exe (8.45 MB)
  • UnrealVersionSelector.exe (1.40 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (2.82 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (28.76 MB)
  • LauncherPrereqSetup_x64.exe (11.16 MB)
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The current web page applies to Epic Games Launcher version alone. You can find below a few links to other Epic Games Launcher releases:

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If you are manually uninstalling Epic Games Launcher we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\E__Epic Games_Launcher_Portal_Binaries_Win64_EpicGamesLauncher_exe
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{557DE1DA-A23F-42DE-BDB9-6315DD4FD2C6}\Installer.ico

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\AD1ED755F32AED24DB9B3651DDF42D6C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F8385C66458B55A4986E6A3178744AFD
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{557DE1DA-A23F-42DE-BDB9-6315DD4FD2C6}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\AD1ED755F32AED24DB9B3651DDF42D6C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\F8385C66458B55A4986E6A3178744AFD\ProductName

How to erase Epic Games Launcher from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Epic Games Launcher is a program marketed by the software company Epic Games, Inc.. Frequently, users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because uninstalling this manually requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE solution to erase Epic Games Launcher is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Epic Games Launcher or simply activate the Search field and type in "Epic Games Launcher". If it is installed on your PC the Epic Games Launcher program will be found very quickly. After you click Epic Games Launcher in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Epic Games Launcher, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Epic Games Launcher.
Uninstall Epic Games Launcher

8. After uninstalling Epic Games Launcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Epic Games Launcher that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Epic Games Launcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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



The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Epic Games Launcher by Epic Games, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Epic Games Launcher by Epic Games, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Epic Games Launcher in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-06-14 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-06-14 19:52:50.403