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A way to uninstall Express Scribe from your computer

This info is about Express Scribe for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by NCH Software. Open here where you can get more info on NCH Software. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Express Scribe is C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\uninst.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is called scribe.exe and occupies 1.60 MB (1680900 bytes).

Express Scribe is composed of the following executables which occupy 4.14 MB (4341880 bytes) on disk:

  • essetup (1)_v5.51.exe (957.11 KB)
  • scribe.exe (1.60 MB)
  • uninst.exe (1.60 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.51 of Express Scribe. For other Express Scribe versions please click below: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry data can not be removed when you want to remove Express Scribe from your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Express Scribe:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\essetup (1)_v5.51.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\about.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\advemail.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\arrowlist.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\attachment.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\bookmark.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\cd.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\dictation_info.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\dock.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\find.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\float.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\forward.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\help.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\hlp.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\hotkeys.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\index.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-altoedgepedal.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-compatible.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-overview.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-vecinusb1.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-vecinusb2.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\inpdev-vpedalvp1.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\keys.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\licences.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\licenceterms.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\main.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\mini.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\options-controller.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsdiskusage.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsdisplay.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsfiletypes.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsin.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsinprop.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsother.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsplay.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\optionsspeech.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\recover.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\sdk.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\specialaudio.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\tags.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\word.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\Help\wordlinecount.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\hookappcommand.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\scribe.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\uninst.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned\TaskBar\Express Scribe.lnk

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Scribe

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\Scribe\scribe.exe

How to delete Express Scribe from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Express Scribe is an application released by the software company NCH Software. Frequently, computer users try to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK way to erase Express Scribe 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Express Scribe or simply click the Search feature and type in "Express Scribe". If it exists on your system the Express Scribe program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Express Scribe in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Express Scribe, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Express Scribe.
Uninstall Express Scribe

8. After removing Express Scribe, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Express Scribe that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Express Scribe with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Express Scribe by NCH Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Express Scribe by NCH Software is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Express Scribe in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-10 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-10 12:24:50.750