A guide to uninstall GetFLV from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove GetFLV for Windows. The Windows release was created by GetFLV, Inc.. More information on GetFLV, Inc. can be seen here. Further information about GetFLV can be found at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV-97959 folder (same installation drive as Windows). GetFLV's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV-97959\unins000.exe. GetFLV's primary file takes around 7.77 MB (8145408 bytes) and is named GetFLV.exe.

GetFLV installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 12.70 MB (13312161 bytes) on disk.

  • GetFLV.exe (7.77 MB)
  • player.exe (1.61 MB)
  • unins000.exe (701.16 KB)
  • vCapture.exe (2.57 MB)
  • vdigger.exe (22.00 KB)
  • w9xpopen.exe (48.50 KB) to view all...

This info is about GetFLV version alone. Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry entries will be left behind when you are trying to remove GetFLV from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall GetFLV
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\GetFLV

The files below remain on your disk when you remove GetFLV
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\Cg.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\chrome2\avcodec-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\chrome2\avformat-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\chrome2\avutil-51.dll

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\GetFLV_is1

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\FlV.VideoFile\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\FlV.VideoFile\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\player.EXE.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV\player.EXE.FriendlyAppName

How to remove GetFLV using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GetFLV is an application marketed by GetFLV, Inc.. Some people try to remove this program. This is hard because removing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK way to remove GetFLV is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate GetFLV or simply click the Search feature and type in "GetFLV". If it exists on your system the GetFLV application will be found automatically. After you select GetFLV in the list of apps, some information about the application is made available to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\GetFLV-97959\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall GetFLV
Uninstall GetFLV

8. After uninstalling GetFLV, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong GetFLV which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing GetFLV with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall GetFLV by GetFLV, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that GetFLV by GetFLV, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall GetFLV supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-24 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-24 07:49:37.973