Application MPLAB XC16 C Compiler

How to uninstall MPLAB XC16 C Compiler from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Microchip. You can find out more on Microchip or check for application updates here. Usually the MPLAB XC16 C Compiler application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Microchip\xc16\v1.00 folder, depending on the user's option during install. The entire uninstall command line for MPLAB XC16 C Compiler is C:\Program Files\Microchip\xc16\v1.00\Uninstall-xc16-v1.00.exe. The application's main executable file occupies 16.00 KB (16384 bytes) on disk and is called xc16-strip.exe.

MPLAB XC16 C Compiler is composed of the following executables which take 104.24 MB (109299083 bytes) on disk:

  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.00.exe (3.65 MB)
  • sim30.exe (13.99 MB)
  • xc16-strip.exe (16.00 KB)
  • xc16-readelf.exe (216.50 KB)
  • xc16-strings.exe (295.50 KB)
  • coff-ar.exe (216.50 KB)
  • coff-as.exe (462.00 KB)
  • coff-bin2hex.exe (1.60 MB)
  • coff-cc1.exe (36.70 MB)
  • coff-cpp.exe (636.40 KB)
  • coff-gcc.exe (634.30 KB)
  • coff-ld.exe (579.00 KB)
  • coff-nm.exe (251.50 KB)
  • coff-objdump.exe (422.00 KB)
  • coff-pa.exe (156.00 KB)
  • coff-ranlib.exe (216.50 KB)
  • coff-strip.exe (375.50 KB)
  • elf-ar.exe (310.50 KB)
  • elf-as.exe (559.50 KB)
  • elf-bin2hex.exe (2.23 MB)
  • elf-cc1.exe (37.02 MB)
  • elf-cpp.exe (636.40 KB)
  • elf-gcc.exe (634.30 KB)
  • elf-ld.exe (673.50 KB)
  • elf-nm.exe (345.50 KB)
  • elf-objdump.exe (527.00 KB)
  • elf-pa.exe (164.50 KB)
  • elf-ranlib.exe (310.50 KB)
  • elf-strip.exe (481.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.00 of MPLAB XC16 C Compiler. You can find below info on other versions of MPLAB XC16 C Compiler: to view all...

How to remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MPLAB XC16 C Compiler is an application offered by Microchip. Some people choose to erase it. This is difficult because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE action to erase MPLAB XC16 C Compiler 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 a very potent uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your 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 button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find MPLAB XC16 C Compiler or simply activate the Search feature and type in "MPLAB XC16 C Compiler". If it exists on your system the MPLAB XC16 C Compiler program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click MPLAB XC16 C Compiler in the list of programs, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about MPLAB XC16 C Compiler, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler.
Uninstall MPLAB XC16 C Compiler

8. After removing MPLAB XC16 C Compiler, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of MPLAB XC16 C Compiler which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing MPLAB XC16 C Compiler using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler by Microchip from your computer, we are not saying that MPLAB XC16 C Compiler by Microchip is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler supposing you want to. 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' computers.

2016-08-08 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-08 10:14:04.103