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How to uninstall Far Cry from your computer

Far Cry is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Crytek Studios. You can read more on Crytek Studios or check for application updates here. Click on to get more details about Far Cry on Crytek Studios's website. The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\FarCry directory. Take into account that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. The full command line for removing Far Cry is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. testapp.exe is the Far Cry's main executable file and it takes about 38.50 KB (39424 bytes) on disk.

Far Cry is composed of the following executables which take 10.71 MB (11230191 bytes) on disk:

  • cgc.exe (784.06 KB)
  • CgfDump.exe (108.00 KB)
  • Editor.exe (4.02 MB)
  • testapp.exe (38.50 KB)
  • FarCryConfigurator.exe (408.00 KB)
  • FarCry_WinSV.exe (28.00 KB)
  • fxc.exe (956.00 KB)
  • LuaCompiler.exe (84.00 KB)
  • rc.exe (112.00 KB)
  • TestAppConfigurator.exe (408.00 KB)
  • regsetup.exe (381.00 KB)
  • register.exe (788.00 KB)
  • schedule.exe (28.00 KB)
  • xmlinst.exe (25.48 KB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (2.60 MB) to view all... Far Cry has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Far Cry:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Far Cry 2.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Far Cry.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Far Cry® 3 Blood Dragon.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Far Cry® 3.url

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Steam App 13520
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ubisoft\far cry 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ubisoft\far cry 3

How to erase Far Cry with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Far Cry is a program marketed by the software company Crytek Studios. Frequently, computer users try to erase this program. This can be difficult because deleting this manually takes some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK practice to erase Far Cry 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Far Cry or simply click the Search field and type in "Far Cry". The Far Cry application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Far Cry in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Far Cry, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Far Cry:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Far Cry.
Uninstall Far Cry

8. After removing Far Cry, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Far Cry that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Far Cry with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Far Cry by Crytek Studios from your PC, nor are we saying that Far Cry by Crytek Studios is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Far Cry supposing 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 18:00:31.370