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A guide to uninstall Far Cry 3 from your computer

Far Cry 3 is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Ubisoft. More information about Ubisoft can be read here. Please follow if you want to read more on Far Cry 3 on Ubisoft's page. The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\FarCry 3 directory. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's decision. Far Cry 3's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{E3B9C5A9-BD7A-4B56-B754-FAEA7DD6FA88}\setup.exe. The program's main executable file is titled farcry3.exe and it has a size of 196.02 KB (200720 bytes).

The executables below are part of Far Cry 3. They take about 3.71 MB (3887128 bytes) on disk.

  • farcry3.exe (196.02 KB)
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe (196.02 KB)
  • FC3Editor.exe (198.52 KB)
  • GDFInstall.exe (90.08 KB)
  • pbsvc_fc3.exe (3.04 MB)

This web page is about Far Cry 3 version 1.05 only. You can find below a few links to other Far Cry 3 versions:

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Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be deleted when you are trying to remove Far Cry 3 from your computer.

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Far.Cry.3-RELOADED.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Far Cry 4 v1.10 + All DLCs repack Mr DJ.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Far.Cry.3-RELOADED.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\Far.Cry.5-CPY.torrent

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ubisoft\Far Cry 3
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\GameVicio\Far Cry

A way to delete Far Cry 3 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Far Cry 3 is a program by the software company Ubisoft. Some users want to erase it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY action to erase Far Cry 3 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 Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Far Cry 3 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Far Cry 3". If it exists on your system the Far Cry 3 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Far Cry 3 in the list of programs, the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Far Cry 3, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example 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. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Far Cry 3.
Uninstall Far Cry 3

8. After uninstalling Far Cry 3, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Far Cry 3 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Far Cry 3 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Far Cry 3 by Ubisoft from your PC, we are not saying that Far Cry 3 by Ubisoft is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Far Cry 3 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 14:05:34.530