Grand Theft Auto V Grand Theft Auto V

How to uninstall Grand Theft Auto V from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to remove Grand Theft Auto V for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Parse. Check out here where you can read more on Parse. Grand Theft Auto V is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Grand Theft Auto V folder, subject to the user's option. You can remove Grand Theft Auto V by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Grand Theft Auto V\uninstall.exe. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. GTAVLauncher.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 18.07 MB (18952072 bytes) on disk.

Grand Theft Auto V installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 137.01 MB (143662841 bytes) on disk.

  • GTA5.exe (48.95 MB)
  • GTAVLauncher.exe (18.07 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.31 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (1.29 MB)
  • Social Club v1.1.5.8 Setup.exe (53.79 MB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (505.84 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (6.85 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (6.25 MB) to view all... Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Grand Theft Auto V:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_iv
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_san_andreas
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_v
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V

The files below remain on your disk by Grand Theft Auto V's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\grand_theft_auto_iv.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\grand_theft_auto_iv_eflc.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\grand_theft_auto_san_andreas.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\grand_theft_auto_v.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\grand_theft_auto_iv.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\grand_theft_auto_iv_eflc.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\grand_theft_auto_san_andreas.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\grand_theft_auto_v.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_iv\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_iv\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_iv_eflc\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_iv_eflc\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_san_andreas\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_v\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend{ABAF8EFC}\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\grand_theft_auto_v\streaming_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\_ir_sf_temp_1\Grand Theft Auto V.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Grand Theft Auto V Setup Log.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Grand Theft Auto V Uninstall Log.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Grand Theft Auto V.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\GRAND.THEFT.AUTO.5.V1.0350.2.PLUS23TRN.LINGON.ZIPd.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V\Grand Theft Auto V.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V\M.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V\Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V\Rockstar Games Social Club.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Grand Theft Auto V\Uninstall Grand Theft Auto V.lnk

Generally the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Grand Theft Auto V
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V

A way to delete Grand Theft Auto V with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Grand Theft Auto V is a program released by Parse. Frequently, people want to uninstall it. This is difficult because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE approach to uninstall Grand Theft Auto V 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 on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Grand Theft Auto V or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Grand Theft Auto V". If it exists on your system the Grand Theft Auto V app will be found very quickly. When you select Grand Theft Auto V in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Grand Theft Auto V, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Grand Theft Auto V.
Uninstall Grand Theft Auto V

8. After removing Grand Theft Auto V, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Grand Theft Auto V which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Grand Theft Auto V with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Grand Theft Auto V by Parse from your PC, nor are we saying that Grand Theft Auto V by Parse is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Grand Theft Auto V supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-21 06:31:20.147