Grand Theft Auto V Grand Theft Auto V



How to uninstall Grand Theft Auto V from your system

Grand Theft Auto V is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by Rockstar Games. Check out here for more info on Rockstar Games. You can see more info about Grand Theft Auto V at . Grand Theft Auto V is commonly installed in the C:\gtav directory, subject to the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Grand Theft Auto V is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CB673392-0019-498B-B451-89E96094C708}\setup.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Grand Theft Auto V's primary file takes about 784.00 KB (802816 bytes) and its name is setup.exe.

Grand Theft Auto V installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 784.00 KB (802816 bytes) on disk.



  • setup.exe (784.00 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 1.00.0000 of Grand Theft Auto V. Click on the links below for other Grand Theft Auto V versions:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall Grand Theft Auto V.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\bink2w64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\common.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\d3dcompiler_46.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\d3dcsx_46.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GFSDK_ShadowLib.win64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GFSDK_TXAA.win64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GFSDK_TXAA_AlphaResolve.win64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GPUPerfAPIDX11-x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTA5.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLanguageSelect.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLauncher.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\NvPmApi.Core.win64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\PlayGTAV.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Chinese\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\English\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\French\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\German\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Italian\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Japanese\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Korean\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Mexican\Readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Polish\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Portuguese\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Russian\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\ReadMe\Spanish\ReadMe.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\update.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\american.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\chinese.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\french.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\german.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\italian.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\japanese.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\korean.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\mexican.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\polish.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\portuguese.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\russian.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\data\errorcodes\spanish.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\19ramdonk\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\Camaros\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\caprice89w\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpairraces\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpapartment\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpassault\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpbattle\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpbattle\dlc1.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpbiker\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpchristmas2\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpchristmas2017\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpchristmas2018\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpexecutive\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpgunrunning\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mphalloween\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpheist\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpimportexport\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpjanuary2016\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mplowrider\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mplowrider2\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpluxe\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpluxe2\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mppatchesng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpreplay\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpsmuggler\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpspecialraces\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpstunt\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpvalentines2\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\mpxmas_604490\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\nav9800\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday10ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday11ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday12ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday13ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday14ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday15ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday16ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday17ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday18ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday19ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday1ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday20ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday2bng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday2ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday3ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday4ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday5ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday6ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday7ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday8ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\patchday9ng\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\dlcpacks\trixbox\dlc.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\update\x64\metadata.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\version.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\audio_rel.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\occlusion.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\sfx\ANIMALS.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\sfx\ANIMALS_FAR.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\sfx\ANIMALS_NEAR.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\sfx\CUTSCENE_MASTERED_ONLY.rpf
  • C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\x64\audio\sfx\DLC_GTAO.rpf

Many times the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{E01FA564-2094-4833-8F2F-1FFEC6AFCC46}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V

Open regedit.exe to delete the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTA V Process Utilization.bat.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTA5.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTA5.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLanguageSelect.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLanguageSelect.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLauncher.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\GTAVLauncher.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\PlayGTAV.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto V\PlayGTAV.exe.FriendlyAppName




How to remove Grand Theft Auto V from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Grand Theft Auto V is a program by the software company Rockstar Games. Frequently, computer users try to remove this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find 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 program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Grand Theft Auto V in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Grand Theft Auto V, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Grand Theft Auto V:


  • The web site of the application is: http://www.RockstarGames.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{CB673392-0019-498B-B451-89E96094C708}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Grand Theft Auto V.
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8. After removing Grand Theft Auto V, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Grand Theft Auto V which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Grand Theft Auto V with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove Grand Theft Auto V by Rockstar Games from your computer, nor are we saying that Grand Theft Auto V by Rockstar Games is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Grand Theft Auto V in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:35:14.990