Application MySQL Server 5.6

How to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 from your system

MySQL Server 5.6 is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Oracle Corporation. Check out here where you can find out more on Oracle Corporation. MySQL Server 5.6 is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.6 folder, depending on the user's option. You can uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{861A680B-2084-444B-BE8D-89E153BEEEE3}. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named mysql.exe and its approximative size is 4.64 MB (4861440 bytes).

The executable files below are installed together with MySQL Server 5.6. They occupy about 110.70 MB (116080640 bytes) on disk.

  • innochecksum.exe (3.88 MB)
  • myisamchk.exe (4.31 MB)
  • myisamlog.exe (4.10 MB)
  • myisampack.exe (4.22 MB)
  • myisam_ftdump.exe (4.19 MB)
  • mysql.exe (4.64 MB)
  • mysqladmin.exe (4.53 MB)
  • mysqlbinlog.exe (4.69 MB)
  • mysqlcheck.exe (4.52 MB)
  • mysqld.exe (12.46 MB)
  • mysqldump.exe (4.60 MB)
  • mysqlimport.exe (4.52 MB)
  • mysqlshow.exe (4.52 MB)
  • mysqlslap.exe (4.54 MB)
  • mysql_config_editor.exe (4.33 MB)
  • mysql_embedded.exe (13.24 MB)
  • mysql_plugin.exe (3.89 MB)
  • mysql_tzinfo_to_sql.exe (3.77 MB)
  • mysql_upgrade.exe (4.03 MB)
  • my_print_defaults.exe (3.87 MB)
  • perror.exe (4.00 MB)
  • resolveip.exe (3.87 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 5.6.27 of MySQL Server 5.6. You can find below a few links to other MySQL Server 5.6 versions: to view all...
When planning to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1BE20CAF74C90D848B499E9F70DDC717
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\MySQL AB\MySQL Server 5.6

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1BE20CAF74C90D848B499E9F70DDC717\ProductName

A way to delete MySQL Server 5.6 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MySQL Server 5.6 is a program marketed by Oracle Corporation. Some people try to uninstall this program. This is difficult because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE way to uninstall MySQL Server 5.6 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

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

5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate MySQL Server 5.6 or simply click the Search field and type in "MySQL Server 5.6". If it is installed on your PC the MySQL Server 5.6 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click MySQL Server 5.6 in the list , the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about MySQL Server 5.6, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove MySQL Server 5.6.
Uninstall MySQL Server 5.6

8. After removing MySQL Server 5.6, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of MySQL Server 5.6 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling MySQL Server 5.6 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove MySQL Server 5.6 by Oracle Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that MySQL Server 5.6 by Oracle Corporation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove MySQL Server 5.6 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 14:00:20.477