File Shredder 2.5 File Shredder 2.5

A guide to uninstall File Shredder 2.5 from your computer

File Shredder 2.5 is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Pow Tools. Open here for more details on Pow Tools. More details about File Shredder 2.5 can be found at . The application is often located in the C:\Program Files\File Shredder directory (same installation drive as Windows). File Shredder 2.5's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\File Shredder\unins000.exe. The application's main executable file is titled Shredder.exe and it has a size of 2.34 MB (2454528 bytes).

File Shredder 2.5 contains of the executables below. They occupy 3.47 MB (3637617 bytes) on disk.

  • Shredder.exe (2.34 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.13 MB)

This info is about File Shredder 2.5 version 2.5 alone. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall File Shredder 2.5:
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall File Shredder 2.5:
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\fsshell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\fsshell_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\Shredder.exe
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\Shredder.url
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\unins000.dat
  • C:\Program Files\File Shredder\unins000.exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_File Shredder_Shredder_exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_File Shredder_Shredder_url
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_File Shredder_unins000_exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\File Shredder 2.5.history

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\File Shredder_is1

A way to remove File Shredder 2.5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

File Shredder 2.5 is an application released by the software company Pow Tools. Frequently, people decide to erase this program. This is easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase File Shredder 2.5 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, 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 computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate File Shredder 2.5 or simply click the Search field and type in "File Shredder 2.5". The File Shredder 2.5 program will be found automatically. When you select File Shredder 2.5 in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding File Shredder 2.5, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for File Shredder 2.5:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\File Shredder\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove File Shredder 2.5.
Uninstall File Shredder 2.5

8. After removing File Shredder 2.5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong File Shredder 2.5 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling File Shredder 2.5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows (6.4)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall File Shredder 2.5 by Pow Tools from your computer, nor are we saying that File Shredder 2.5 by Pow Tools is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall File Shredder 2.5 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:31:26.707