Application MySQL Server 5.5

A guide to uninstall MySQL Server 5.5 from your system

This info is about MySQL Server 5.5 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is made by Oracle Corporation. Take a look here where you can find out more on Oracle Corporation. Usually the MySQL Server 5.5 program is found in the C:\Program Files\MySQL directory, depending on the user's option during install. You can uninstall MySQL Server 5.5 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{646FC816-6C27-410D-8E09-E4F30E64B961}. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 4.15 MB (4349440 bytes) on disk and is labeled mysql.exe.

MySQL Server 5.5 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 100.89 MB (105786856 bytes) on disk.

  • myisamchk.exe (3.87 MB)
  • myisamlog.exe (3.73 MB)
  • myisampack.exe (3.78 MB)
  • myisam_ftdump.exe (3.75 MB)
  • mysql.exe (4.15 MB)
  • mysqladmin.exe (4.05 MB)
  • mysqlbinlog.exe (4.17 MB)
  • mysqlcheck.exe (4.04 MB)
  • mysqld.exe (9.26 MB)
  • mysqldump.exe (4.11 MB)
  • mysqlimport.exe (4.04 MB)
  • MySQLInstanceConfig.exe (2.84 MB)
  • mysqlshow.exe (4.03 MB)
  • mysqlslap.exe (4.06 MB)
  • mysql_embedded.exe (10.09 MB)
  • mysql_plugin.exe (3.43 MB)
  • mysql_tzinfo_to_sql.exe (3.39 MB)
  • mysql_upgrade.exe (3.51 MB)
  • my_print_defaults.exe (3.42 MB)
  • perror.exe (3.52 MB)
  • resolveip.exe (3.42 MB)
  • mysql.exe (4.64 MB)
  • mysqldump.exe (4.60 MB)
  • MySQLWorkbench.exe (509.87 KB)
  • ogr2ogr.exe (141.37 KB)
  • ogrinfo.exe (115.37 KB)
  • python.exe (26.50 KB)
  • wbadminhelper.exe (22.87 KB)
  • wbcopytables.exe (207.87 KB) to view all...

This data is about MySQL Server 5.5 version 5.5.41 only. For other MySQL Server 5.5 versions please click below: to view all...
When planning to uninstall MySQL Server 5.5 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.5

The files below remain on your disk when you remove MySQL Server 5.5:
  • C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.5\bin\mysqld.exe
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{646FC816-6C27-410D-8E09-E4F30E64B961}\icon.ico

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MySQL AB\MySQL Server 5.5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{646FC816-6C27-410D-8E09-E4F30E64B961}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\MySQL AB\MySQL Server 5.5

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.5\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{646FC816-6C27-410D-8E09-E4F30E64B961}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\02571108C1DFFAF4289868E12A64C67E\618CF64672C6D014E8904E3FE0469B16
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\033B087E2599C195E9371D837223BFD7\618CF64672C6D014E8904E3FE0469B16

A way to uninstall MySQL Server 5.5 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MySQL Server 5.5 is a program offered by the software company Oracle Corporation. Sometimes, people try to remove it. Sometimes this is hard because removing this by hand takes some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY way to remove MySQL Server 5.5 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 already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate MySQL Server 5.5 or simply click the Search feature and type in "MySQL Server 5.5". The MySQL Server 5.5 application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select MySQL Server 5.5 in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding MySQL Server 5.5, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove MySQL Server 5.5.
Uninstall MySQL Server 5.5

8. After uninstalling MySQL Server 5.5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of MySQL Server 5.5 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing MySQL Server 5.5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove MySQL Server 5.5 by Oracle Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that MySQL Server 5.5 by Oracle Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove MySQL Server 5.5 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-29 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-29 14:03:52.097