KeePassXC KeePassXC

A guide to uninstall KeePassXC from your PC

This web page is about KeePassXC for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is developed by KeePassXC Team. Open here where you can read more on KeePassXC Team. More info about the software KeePassXC can be seen at . KeePassXC is usually set up in the C:\Program Files\KeePassXC folder, regulated by the user's choice. You can uninstall KeePassXC by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\KeePassXC\Uninstall.exe. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. KeePassXC's main file takes about 5.77 MB (6045344 bytes) and its name is KeePassXC.exe.

KeePassXC is composed of the following executables which occupy 12.12 MB (12707083 bytes) on disk:

  • keepassxc-cli.exe (5.54 MB)
  • keepassxc-proxy.exe (387.17 KB)
  • KeePassXC.exe (5.77 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (449.95 KB)

This info is about KeePassXC version 2.3.4 only. You can find below a few links to other KeePassXC releases: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall KeePassXC from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\KeePassXC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\keepassxc

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\KeePassXC\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\keepassxc\keepassxc.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\keepassxc\org.keepassxc.keepassxc_browser_chrome.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\keepassxc\org.keepassxc.keepassxc_browser_firefox.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_KeePassXC_KeePassXC_exe

Usually the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Chromium\NativeMessagingHosts\org.keepassxc.keepassxc_browser
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Mozilla\NativeMessagingHosts\org.keepassxc.keepassxc_browser
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Vivaldi\NativeMessagingHosts\org.keepassxc.keepassxc_browser
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\KeePassXC Team
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\KeePassXC

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\KeePassXC\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-4259980597-3255837171-580971842-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume1\Program Files\KeePassXC\KeePassXC.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-4259980597-3255837171-580971842-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume1\Program Files\KeePassXC\KeePassXC.exe

A way to uninstall KeePassXC from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

KeePassXC is a program offered by KeePassXC Team. Some people choose to remove this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because removing this by hand takes some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY manner to remove KeePassXC 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate KeePassXC or simply activate the Search field and type in "KeePassXC". If it is installed on your PC the KeePassXC program will be found automatically. When you select KeePassXC in the list , some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about KeePassXC, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for KeePassXC:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\KeePassXC\Uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove KeePassXC.
Uninstall KeePassXC

8. After uninstalling KeePassXC, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of KeePassXC that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing KeePassXC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall KeePassXC by KeePassXC Team from your PC, we are not saying that KeePassXC by KeePassXC Team is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall KeePassXC in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-08-26 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-26 15:34:36.410