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A guide to uninstall Google Chrome from your PC

Google Chrome is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Google Inc.. More information on Google Inc. can be seen here. Google Chrome is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application directory, subject to the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for Google Chrome is C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\47.0.2508.0\Installer\setup.exe. The application's main executable file occupies 784.32 KB (803144 bytes) on disk and is labeled chrome.exe.

The following executables are installed together with Google Chrome. They take about 3.83 MB (4011808 bytes) on disk.

  • chrome.exe (784.32 KB)
  • delegate_execute.exe (765.82 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.16 MB)


This page is about Google Chrome version 47.0.2508.0 alone. Click on the links below for other Google Chrome versions:

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If you are manually uninstalling Google Chrome we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Google Chrome:
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Google Chrome
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\Google\Chrome

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\47.0.2503.0\47.0.2503.0.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\47.0.2503.0\chrome.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\47.0.2503.0\chrome_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\47.0.2503.0\chrome_200_percent.pak

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.htm
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.shtml
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.xht
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Google Chrome

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ChromeHTML\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ChromeHTML\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{5C65F4B0-3651-4514-B207-D10CB699B14B}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ftp\DefaultIcon\


How to uninstall Google Chrome with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Google Chrome is a program released by Google Inc.. Some users choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is difficult because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Google Chrome 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your PC.

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  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


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


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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Google Chrome or simply click the Search field and type in "Google Chrome". The Google Chrome application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Google Chrome in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Google Chrome, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Google Chrome.
Uninstall Google Chrome


8. After uninstalling Google Chrome, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Google Chrome which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Google Chrome using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.



Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Google Chrome by Google Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Google Chrome by Google Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Google Chrome 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.

2016-11-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-04 12:30:43.870