Kane and Lynch Kane and Lynch

A way to uninstall Kane and Lynch from your computer

This page contains thorough information on how to remove Kane and Lynch for Windows. It is written by Eidos. More information about Eidos can be seen here. More details about the software Kane and Lynch can be found at . Usually the Kane and Lynch application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Eidos\Kane and Lynch directory, depending on the user's option during setup. You can uninstall Kane and Lynch by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. setup.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 444.92 KB (455600 bytes) on disk.

Kane and Lynch contains of the executables below. They occupy 444.92 KB (455600 bytes) on disk.

  • setup.exe (444.92 KB)

The current page applies to Kane and Lynch version 1.00.0000 alone. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Eidos\Kane and Lynch
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Eidos\Kane and Lynch

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Kane and Lynch:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Eidos\Kane and Lynch\binkw32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Eidos\Kane and Lynch\Eidos Support.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Eidos\Kane and Lynch\Eidos.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Eidos\Kane and Lynch\FirewallInstallHelper.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Eidos\Kane and Lynch
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\ModifyPath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\ProductGuid

A way to erase Kane and Lynch from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Kane and Lynch is a program marketed by Eidos. Some users choose to uninstall this program. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK procedure to uninstall Kane and Lynch is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows 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 your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Kane and Lynch or simply click the Search feature and type in "Kane and Lynch". The Kane and Lynch program will be found automatically. After you select Kane and Lynch in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Kane and Lynch, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Kane and Lynch:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{525F8486-D843-48B6-94CA-C5463E7FAE39}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Kane and Lynch.
Uninstall Kane and Lynch

8. After removing Kane and Lynch, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Kane and Lynch which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Kane and Lynch using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Kane and Lynch by Eidos from your PC, nor are we saying that Kane and Lynch by Eidos is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Kane and Lynch in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-03-01 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-01 07:54:09.443