Application MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1

How to uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 from your system

This page is about MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Oracle Corporation. Further information on Oracle Corporation can be seen here. You can read more about about MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1 folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /I{6F206B58-E2F7-4A70-ACAC-8E0ABFBC62F6} is the full command line if you want to remove MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1. MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1's main file takes around 1.66 MB (1743360 bytes) and is named myodbc-installer.exe.

The executable files below are part of MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1. They take about 1.66 MB (1743360 bytes) on disk.

  • myodbc-installer.exe (1.66 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.1.8 of MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1. You can find below a few links to other MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 versions:

Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry data will not be uninstalled when you remove MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1

The files below remain on your disk when you remove MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1:
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1\myodbc5.dll
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1\myodbc5.lib
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1\MYODBC5-LICENSE.TXT
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1\myodbc5S.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\85B602F67F2E07A4CACAE8A0FBCB266F
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MySQL AB\MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\MySQL\Connector ODBC 5.1\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\85B602F67F2E07A4CACAE8A0FBCB266F\InstallProperties\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6F206B58-E2F7-4A70-ACAC-8E0ABFBC62F6}\InstallLocation

How to uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 is a program released by the software company Oracle Corporation. Frequently, people try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY practice to uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1". If it exists on your system the MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{6F206B58-E2F7-4A70-ACAC-8E0ABFBC62F6}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1.
Uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1

8. After removing MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 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 able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 by Oracle Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 by Oracle Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 supposing 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 23:12:21.817