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How to uninstall Epic Games Launcher from your system

You can find below details on how to uninstall Epic Games Launcher for Windows. It is produced by Epic Games, Inc.. Additional info about Epic Games, Inc. can be read here. The program is often found in the C:\Program Files\Epic Games directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's preference. You can remove Epic Games Launcher by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{2CB867F6-552B-4C08-948B-09FB437D2BE9}. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. Epic Games Launcher's primary file takes about 15.17 MB (15902232 bytes) and its name is EpicGamesLauncher.exe.

The executables below are part of Epic Games Launcher. They take about 197.48 MB (207070395 bytes) on disk.

  • AutomationTool.exe (299.48 KB)
  • NetworkProfiler.exe (58.48 KB)
  • RPCUtility.exe (25.47 KB)
  • SwarmAgent.exe (349.97 KB)
  • SwarmCoordinator.exe (27.98 KB)
  • UnrealBuildTool.exe (768.48 KB)
  • DeploymentServer.exe (24.48 KB)
  • iPhonePackager.exe (229.98 KB)
  • openssl.exe (1.72 MB)
  • astcenc.exe (640.50 KB)
  • PVRTexToolCLI.exe (1.15 MB)
  • diff.exe (9.00 KB)
  • diff3.exe (8.00 KB)
  • diff4.exe (8.00 KB)
  • svn-populate-node-origins-index.exe (11.00 KB)
  • svn-rep-sharing-stats.exe (205.00 KB)
  • svn.exe (263.00 KB)
  • svnadmin.exe (81.00 KB)
  • svnauthz-validate.exe (34.50 KB)
  • svnauthz.exe (34.50 KB)
  • svndumpfilter.exe (42.00 KB)
  • svnlook.exe (71.50 KB)
  • svnmucc.exe (38.50 KB)
  • svnraisetreeconflict.exe (27.00 KB)
  • svnrdump.exe (58.50 KB)
  • svnserve.exe (193.50 KB)
  • svnsync.exe (58.00 KB)
  • svnversion.exe (24.00 KB)
  • uninst.exe (61.04 KB)
  • BootstrapPackagedGame-Win32-Shipping.exe (78.52 KB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (6.41 MB)
  • UE4Game-Win32-Shipping.exe (24.48 MB)
  • BootstrapPackagedGame-Win64-Shipping.exe (92.02 KB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (7.79 MB)
  • ShaderCompileWorker.exe (166.99 KB)
  • UE4Editor-Cmd.exe (336.98 KB)
  • UE4Editor.exe (336.97 KB)
  • UE4EditorServices.exe (4.48 MB)
  • UE4Game.exe (66.68 MB)
  • UnrealCEFSubProcess.exe (3.93 MB)
  • UnrealFileServer.exe (10.18 MB)
  • UnrealFrontend.exe (210.98 KB)
  • UnrealHeaderTool.exe (1.18 MB)
  • UnrealLightmass.exe (1.12 MB)
  • UnrealPak.exe (3.90 MB)
  • tadp-2.0r8-windows.exe (7.69 MB)
  • UE4PrereqSetup_x64.exe (11.48 MB)
  • UE4PrereqSetup_x86.exe (9.53 MB)
  • Recast.exe (1.07 MB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (505.84 KB)
  • CrashReportClient.exe (8.08 MB)
  • EpicGamesLauncher.exe (15.17 MB)
  • UnrealCEFSubProcess.exe (4.02 MB)
  • UnrealEngineLauncher.exe (1.08 MB)
  • UnrealVersionSelector.exe (1.08 MB)
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The current page applies to Epic Games Launcher version only. You can find below info on other releases of Epic Games Launcher:

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Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove Epic Games Launcher.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Epic Games Launcher:
  • C:\Program Files\Epic Games

The files below were left behind on your disk by Epic Games Launcher when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Epic Games\DirectXRedist\APR2007_xinput_x64.cab
  • C:\Program Files\Epic Games\DirectXRedist\APR2007_xinput_x86.cab
  • C:\Program Files\Epic Games\DirectXRedist\DSETUP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Epic Games\DirectXRedist\dsetup32.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2CB867F6-552B-4C08-948B-09FB437D2BE9}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\com.epicgames.launcher\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\com.epicgames.launcher\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Epic Games\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\00419F07CB999554594D4499C4DDD92B\6F768BC2B25580C449B890BF34D7B29E

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

Epic Games Launcher is a program by the software company Epic Games, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK way to uninstall Epic Games Launcher 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Epic Games Launcher or simply click the Search field and type in "Epic Games Launcher". If it is installed on your PC the Epic Games Launcher application will be found very quickly. When you click Epic Games Launcher in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Epic Games Launcher, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Epic Games Launcher.
Uninstall Epic Games Launcher

8. After removing Epic Games Launcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Epic Games Launcher which 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 are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation 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 application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Epic Games Launcher 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' computers.

2016-12-04 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-04 11:05:36.433