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A guide to uninstall Garmin BaseCamp from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to remove Garmin BaseCamp for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Garmin Ltd or its subsidiaries. More information on Garmin Ltd or its subsidiaries can be seen here. The application is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary being determined by the user's preference. Garmin BaseCamp's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{AC816FE8-3022-404F-8BE4-A07B5586F4E3}. The program's main executable file has a size of 30.53 MB (32014896 bytes) on disk and is called BaseCamp.exe.

The following executables are installed beside Garmin BaseCamp. They take about 117.94 MB (123667896 bytes) on disk.

  • MapSource.exe (16.35 MB)
  • BaseCamp.exe (30.53 MB)
  • GarminService.exe (774.02 KB)
  • express.exe (21.51 MB)
  • ElevatedInstaller.exe (63.41 KB)
  • ExpressSelfUpdater.exe (24.91 KB)
  • ExpressTray.exe (1.33 MB)
  • MapInstall.exe (15.19 MB)
  • gStart.exe (1.80 MB)
  • Training Center.exe (18.99 MB)
  • WebUpdater.exe (11.35 MB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Garmin BaseCamp version 4.2.4 alone. You can find below a few links to other Garmin BaseCamp releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Garmin BaseCamp we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Garmin\BaseCamp
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\GARMIN_Corp\BaseCamp.exe_Url_bzc2s5n5j2tjm5x31qtfforvybxvrxt1
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Garmin\BaseCamp

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Garmin BaseCamp:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin\BaseCamp\cs\BaseCamp.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin\BaseCamp\cs\CategoryDictionary.json
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin\BaseCamp\da\BaseCamp.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Garmin\BaseCamp\da\CategoryDictionary.json

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2ABAB2A7-490B-44C3-8C68-733B21ACEEE3}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Garmin\BaseCamp
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Garmin\Applications\BaseCamp

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{099B5A62-DE20-48C6-BF9E-290A9D1D8CB5}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{099B5A62-DE20-48C6-BF9E-290A9D1D8CB5}\ToolboxBitmap32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\garminbasecamp\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\GarminGpsDatabase\shell\open\command\

A way to delete Garmin BaseCamp from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Garmin BaseCamp is an application marketed by Garmin Ltd or its subsidiaries. Some computer users want to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK solution to uninstall Garmin BaseCamp 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Garmin BaseCamp or simply click the Search field and type in "Garmin BaseCamp". If it exists on your system the Garmin BaseCamp application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Garmin BaseCamp in the list of programs, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Garmin BaseCamp, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Garmin BaseCamp.
Uninstall Garmin BaseCamp

8. After removing Garmin BaseCamp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Garmin BaseCamp that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Garmin BaseCamp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Garmin BaseCamp by Garmin Ltd or its subsidiaries from your PC, nor are we saying that Garmin BaseCamp by Garmin Ltd or its subsidiaries is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Garmin BaseCamp in case 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.

2016-06-23 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 06:03:30.043