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How to uninstall Google Chrome from your system

This page is about Google Chrome for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by Google Inc.. Take a look here where you can get more info on Google Inc.. Google Chrome is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application directory, depending on the user's choice. C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Installer\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Google Chrome. The program's main executable file is labeled chrome.exe and its approximative size is 1.07 MB (1117016 bytes).

The following executables are installed beside Google Chrome. They occupy about 4.35 MB (4563464 bytes) on disk.



  • chrome.exe (1.07 MB)
  • setup.exe (1.64 MB)


The current page applies to Google Chrome version 56.0.2924.28 alone. You can find below info on other releases of Google Chrome:

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Several files, folders and Windows registry data can not be deleted when you want to remove Google Chrome from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Google Chrome from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\56.0.2924.28.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome_child.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome_elf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\chrome_watcher.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\default_apps\docs.crx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\default_apps\drive.crx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\default_apps\external_extensions.json
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\default_apps\gmail.crx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\default_apps\youtube.crx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Extensions\external_extensions.json
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Installer\chrmstp.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Installer\chrome.7z
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Installer\setup.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\libegl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\libglesv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\am.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\da.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\de.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\el.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\es.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\et.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\he.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\id.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\it.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\te.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\th.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\Locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\nacl_irt_x86_64.nexe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\resources.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\snapshot_blob.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\VisualElements\logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\VisualElements\logocanary.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\VisualElements\smalllogo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\VisualElements\smalllogocanary.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\WidevineCdm\_platform_specific\win_x64\widevinecdm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\WidevineCdm\_platform_specific\win_x64\widevinecdmadapter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\56.0.2924.28\WidevineCdm\manifest.json
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.VisualElementsManifest.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\debug.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\Dictionaries\en-US-7-1.bdic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\master_preferences
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\SetupMetrics\20170101214543.pma
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Certificate Revocation Lists
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\293c519654c83965baaa50fc5807d4b76fbf587a2972dca4c30cf4e54547f478.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\34bb6ad6c3df9c03eea8a499ff7891486c9d5e5cac92d01f7bfd1bce19db48ef.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\41b2dc2e89e63ce4af1ba7bb29bf68c6dee6f9f1cc047e30dffae3b3ba259263.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\5614069a2fd7c2ecd3f5e1bd44b23ec74676b9bc99115cc0ef949855d689d0dd.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\68f698f81f6482be3a8ceeb9281d4cfc71515d6793d444d10a67acbb4f4ffbc4.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\7461b4a09cfb3d41d75159575b2e7649a445a8d27709b0cc564a6482b7eb41a3.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\a4b90990b418581487bb13a2cc67700a3c359804f91bdfb8e377cd0ec80ddc10.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\a577ac9ced7548dd8f025b67a241089df86e0f476ec203c2ecbedb185f282638.sth
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\CertificateTransparency\259\_platform_specific\all\sths\ac3b9aed7fa9674757159e6d7d575672f9d98100941e9bdeffeca1313b75782d.sth

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Google Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Chrome
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Google Chrome

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe




A way to remove Google Chrome with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Chrome is an application marketed by Google Inc.. Frequently, computer users want to erase this program. This can be difficult because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK way to erase Google Chrome is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools button
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Google Chrome or simply activate the Search field and type in "Google Chrome". If it is installed on your PC the Google Chrome application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Google Chrome in the list of applications, some information about the application is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Google Chrome, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Google Chrome.
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8. After removing Google Chrome, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Google Chrome that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Google Chrome using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to remove Google Chrome by Google Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Google Chrome by Google Inc. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Google Chrome supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-12-15 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-15 01:50:31.080