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How to uninstall Mass Effect from your PC

This page is about Mass Effect for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Electronic Arts, Inc.. More data about Electronic Arts, Inc. can be seen here. More details about the application Mass Effect can be seen at . Mass Effect is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\BioWare folder, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. You can uninstall Mass Effect by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\BioWare\Uninstall Mass Effect.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. Mass Effect's main file takes around 237.04 KB (242728 bytes) and its name is Uninstall Mass Effect.exe.

Mass Effect contains of the executables below. They take 561.28 KB (574752 bytes) on disk.

  • saferun.exe (198.74 KB)
  • Uninstall Mass Effect 2.exe (125.50 KB)
  • Uninstall Mass Effect.exe (237.04 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.00 of Mass Effect. For other Mass Effect versions please click below:

A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry data will be left behind when you remove Mass Effect from your PC.

The files below are left behind on your disk by Mass Effect's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\BioWare\Uninstall Mass Effect.exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\30AJWUR2\338984-mass-effect-saferun-exe-error-anyone-managed-get-working[2].htm
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\30AJWUR2\How-To-Install-Mass-Effect-2-Game-Without-Errors-180x180[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\30AJWUR2\How-To-Install-Mass-Effect-Andromeda-Game-Without-Errors-180x180[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Download-Mass-Effect[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\mass-effect-1-install-problems-saferun-exe[1].htm
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-2-140x140[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-2-150x150[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-3-logo-140x140[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-Andromeda-pc-game-2017-120x120[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-free[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\M6DER0A7\Mass-Effect-Free-Download[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\O8RCT0PX\How-To-Install-Mass-Effect[1]
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\O8RCT0PX\Mass-Effect-Andromeda-Free-Download-140x140[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\O8RCT0PX\Mass-Effect-Andromeda-pc-game-2017[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\QHWURWIR\How-To-Install-Mass-Effect-3-Game-Without-Errors-180x180[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\QHWURWIR\mass-effect-1-free-download[1].htm
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\QHWURWIR\Mass-Effect-1-PC[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\QHWURWIR\mass-effect-3-pc-cover-45646036[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\QHWURWIR\Mass-Effect-Free-Download-140x140[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Mass Effect.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Mass Effect 2 CD1.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Mass Effect 2.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Mass.Effect.3-RELOADED.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Mass.Effect.PROPER-RELOADED.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\BioWare\Mass Effect
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1B0FBB9A-995D-47cd-87CD-13E68B676E4F}

How to remove Mass Effect with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Mass Effect is an application by the software company Electronic Arts, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users want to erase this application. This can be troublesome because deleting this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase Mass Effect 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Mass Effect or simply click the Search feature and type in "Mass Effect". If it is installed on your PC the Mass Effect app will be found very quickly. When you select Mass Effect in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Mass Effect, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Mass Effect:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\BioWare\Uninstall Mass Effect.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Mass Effect.
Uninstall Mass Effect

8. After uninstalling Mass Effect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Mass Effect that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Mass Effect with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Mass Effect by Electronic Arts, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Mass Effect by Electronic Arts, Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Mass Effect 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 15:33:03.497