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A way to uninstall Maxthon 3 from your PC

Maxthon 3 is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Maxthon International Limited. More information on Maxthon International Limited can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Maxthon 3 on Maxthon International Limited's website. The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon3 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Maxthon 3 is C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon3\Bin\Mx3Uninstall.exe. Maxthon.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 94.88 KB (97152 bytes) on disk.

Maxthon 3 contains of the executables below. They take 4.43 MB (4642328 bytes) on disk.

  • Maxthon.exe (94.88 KB)
  • Mx3UnInstall.exe (2.87 MB)
  • MxAppLoader.exe (55.88 KB)
  • MxCrashReport.exe (138.84 KB)
  • MxUp.exe (1.28 MB)

The current page applies to Maxthon 3 version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Maxthon 3: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove Maxthon 3.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Maxthon 3 from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Maxthon Cloud Browser
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Maxthon3Cache
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nsv3A4B.tmp\mx3_data\_AppData\Maxthon3

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Maxthon 3:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\_AppData\Maxthon3\Public\Addons\adblockplus.mxaddon
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\_AppData\Maxthon3\Public\Addons\default.mxaddon
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\_AppData\Maxthon3\Public\Addons\maxthonForum.mxaddon
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\_AppData\Maxthon3\Public\Addons\mxplay.mxaddon

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mxaddon

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0002DF01-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\Bin\Maxthon.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MaxthonAddonFile\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MaxthonAddonFile\Shell\Open\Command\

How to delete Maxthon 3 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Maxthon 3 is an application marketed by Maxthon International Limited. Frequently, users try to uninstall it. This can be hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall Maxthon 3 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Maxthon 3 or simply click the Search field and type in "Maxthon 3". If it is installed on your PC the Maxthon 3 program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Maxthon 3 in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Maxthon 3, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Maxthon 3:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon3\Bin\Mx3Uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Maxthon 3.
Uninstall Maxthon 3

8. After removing Maxthon 3, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Maxthon 3 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Maxthon 3 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Maxthon 3 by Maxthon International Limited from your PC, we are not saying that Maxthon 3 by Maxthon International Limited is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Maxthon 3 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-29 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-29 13:14:40.000