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How to uninstall Far Cry 3 from your computer

This page is about Far Cry 3 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Ubisoft. You can read more on Ubisoft or check for application updates here. You can see more info about Far Cry 3 at . The program is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\FarCry 3 directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Far Cry 3 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{E3B9C5A9-BD7A-4B56-B754-FAEA7DD6FA88}\setup.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Far Cry 3's main file takes around 195.58 KB (200272 bytes) and is named farcry3.exe.

The following executables are installed beside Far Cry 3. They take about 519.60 MB (544844336 bytes) on disk.

  • farcry3_1.01.exe (258.26 MB)
  • farcry3_1.02.exe (256.67 MB)
  • farcry3.exe (195.58 KB)
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe (195.58 KB)
  • FC3Editor.exe (198.08 KB)
  • FC3Updater.exe (987.08 KB)
  • GDFInstall.exe (90.08 KB)
  • pbsvc_fc3.exe (3.04 MB)
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The information on this page is only about version 1.02 of Far Cry 3. For more Far Cry 3 versions please click below:

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Far Cry 3 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{E3B9C5A9-BD7A-4B56-B754-FAEA7DD6FA88}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Ubisoft\Far Cry 3

A way to erase Far Cry 3 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Far Cry 3 is a program marketed by the software company Ubisoft. Some people choose to uninstall it. This can be easier said than done because uninstalling this manually takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY way to uninstall Far Cry 3 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 all around tool to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Far Cry 3 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Far Cry 3". The Far Cry 3 application will be found very quickly. When you select Far Cry 3 in the list of applications, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Far Cry 3, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Far Cry 3:

  • The software company is: http://www.ubi.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{E3B9C5A9-BD7A-4B56-B754-FAEA7DD6FA88}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Far Cry 3.
Uninstall Far Cry 3

8. After removing Far Cry 3, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Far Cry 3 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Far Cry 3 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Far Cry 3 by Ubisoft from your computer, we are not saying that Far Cry 3 by Ubisoft is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Far Cry 3 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.

2016-07-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-18 16:44:27.500