GNU Privacy Guard GNU Privacy Guard

A way to uninstall GNU Privacy Guard from your computer

GNU Privacy Guard is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by The GnuPG Project. Go over here where you can read more on The GnuPG Project. Click on to get more data about GNU Privacy Guard on The GnuPG Project's website. The program is usually placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\GnuPG directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\GnuPG\gnupg-uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to remove GNU Privacy Guard. gnupg-uninstall.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 108.81 KB (111419 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed beside GNU Privacy Guard. They take about 3.40 MB (3568443 bytes) on disk.

  • gnupg-uninstall.exe (108.81 KB)
  • dirmngr.exe (346.50 KB)
  • gpg-agent.exe (354.00 KB)
  • gpg-connect-agent.exe (153.50 KB)
  • gpg.exe (922.00 KB)
  • gpgconf.exe (126.50 KB)
  • gpgme-w32spawn.exe (16.50 KB)
  • gpgsm.exe (455.50 KB)
  • gpgtar.exe (96.50 KB)
  • gpgv.exe (465.00 KB)
  • pinentry-basic.exe (64.00 KB)
  • scdaemon.exe (376.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 2.1.8 of GNU Privacy Guard. You can find below a few links to other GNU Privacy Guard releases: to view all...

A way to erase GNU Privacy Guard from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GNU Privacy Guard is a program released by the software company The GnuPG Project. Frequently, users decide to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because uninstalling this manually takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall GNU Privacy Guard 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find GNU Privacy Guard or simply activate the Search field and type in "GNU Privacy Guard". If it exists on your system the GNU Privacy Guard app will be found very quickly. When you select GNU Privacy Guard in the list of apps, some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about GNU Privacy Guard, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for GNU Privacy Guard:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\GnuPG\gnupg-uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove GNU Privacy Guard.
Uninstall GNU Privacy Guard

8. After removing GNU Privacy Guard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of GNU Privacy Guard that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing GNU Privacy Guard using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove GNU Privacy Guard by The GnuPG Project from your computer, nor are we saying that GNU Privacy Guard by The GnuPG Project is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove GNU Privacy Guard supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-04-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-04-04 20:41:36.020