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A guide to uninstall Miro from your system

Miro is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Participatory Culture Foundation. Open here for more details on Participatory Culture Foundation. Click on to get more data about Miro on Participatory Culture Foundation's website. Miro is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\Participatory Culture Foundation\Miro folder, regulated by the user's choice. Miro's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\Participatory Culture Foundation\Miro\uninstall.exe. Miro.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 377.00 KB (386048 bytes) on disk.

Miro contains of the executables below. They occupy 2.13 MB (2232480 bytes) on disk.

  • Miro.exe (377.00 KB)
  • Miro_Downloader.exe (376.00 KB)
  • Miro_MovieData.exe (380.00 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (88.16 KB)
  • w9xpopen.exe (4.50 KB)
  • crashreporter.exe (179.00 KB)
  • updater.exe (231.50 KB)
  • xpcshell.exe (18.00 KB)
  • xpidl.exe (301.00 KB)
  • xpt_dump.exe (21.00 KB)
  • xpt_link.exe (17.00 KB)
  • xulrunner-stub.exe (97.00 KB)
  • xulrunner.exe (90.00 KB)
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This page is about Miro version 2.5.2 only. Click on the links below for other Miro versions:

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Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you uninstall Miro.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Miro from your computer:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Participatory Culture Foundation\Miro

The files below are left behind on your disk by Miro when you uninstall it:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Miro.log
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Miro_Download_Daemon_UserName.txt
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Miro-downloader.log
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Participatory Culture Foundation\Miro\Support\icon-cache\favicon.05252646.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Miro_RASAPI32

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\D:\multimedia\miro\miro_downloader.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query UserName{C69BFC0C-FECE-44FF-BF17-4AC4671BF3CC}D:\multimedia\miro\miro_downloader.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query UserName{1C2BCC85-B072-43DA-BB4F-B10F3AADE10F}D:\multimedia\miro\miro_downloader.exe

How to uninstall Miro from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Miro is an application by Participatory Culture Foundation. Some people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY action to erase Miro 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design 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. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Miro or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Miro". If it is installed on your PC the Miro program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Miro in the list of applications, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Miro, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Miro:

  • The software company is: http://www.getmiro.com/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Participatory Culture Foundation\Miro\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Miro.
Uninstall Miro

8. After removing Miro, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Miro which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Miro with 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

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Miro by Participatory Culture Foundation from your PC, we are not saying that Miro by Participatory Culture Foundation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Miro 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 stumbled upon 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 17:25:45.660