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How to uninstall FortiClient VPN from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to remove FortiClient VPN for Windows. The Windows version was created by Fortinet Inc. Go over here where you can get more info on Fortinet Inc. FortiClient VPN is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Fortinet\FortiClient VPN folder, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. The full command line for removing FortiClient VPN is MsiExec.exe /X{5FED163B-78E6-4002-90DE-B4E080C1781C}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file occupies 2.95 MB (3091072 bytes) on disk and is titled FortiClientVPN.exe.

The following executable files are incorporated in FortiClient VPN. They take 3.74 MB (3918536 bytes) on disk.

  • FCCOMInt.exe (356.02 KB)
  • FCMiniSch.exe (40.02 KB)
  • FortiClientVPN.exe (2.95 MB)
  • ipsec.exe (344.02 KB)
  • vpcd.exe (68.02 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of FortiClient VPN. You can find here a few links to other FortiClient VPN releases:

Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove FortiClient VPN.

Folders left behind when you uninstall FortiClient VPN:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\FortiClient VPN

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\B361DEF56E87200409ED4B0E081C87C1

How to uninstall FortiClient VPN using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

FortiClient VPN is a program offered by Fortinet Inc. Some people choose to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK way to erase FortiClient VPN is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on 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 design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find FortiClient VPN or simply activate the Search field and type in "FortiClient VPN". If it exists on your system the FortiClient VPN program will be found automatically. After you select FortiClient VPN in the list of applications, the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about FortiClient VPN, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall FortiClient VPN.
Uninstall FortiClient VPN

8. After uninstalling FortiClient VPN, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong FortiClient VPN that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing FortiClient VPN with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove FortiClient VPN by Fortinet Inc from your computer, we are not saying that FortiClient VPN by Fortinet Inc is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove FortiClient VPN supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-07-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-07-24 15:01:25.753