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A way to uninstall NBC News from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall NBC News for Windows. It was created for Windows by Pokki. More information on Pokki can be found here. Usually the NBC News application is installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SweetLabs App Platform\Engine folder, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove NBC News by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SweetLabs App Platform\Engine\ServiceHostApp.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. NBC News's main file takes about 7.51 MB (7874024 bytes) and its name is ServiceHostApp.exe.

The following executable files are contained in NBC News. They occupy 21.09 MB (22111672 bytes) on disk.

  • ServiceHostApp.exe (7.51 MB)
  • ServiceHostAppUpdater.exe (10.59 MB)
  • ServiceStartMenuIndexer.exe (2.93 MB)
  • wow_helper.exe (65.50 KB)

The current page applies to NBC News version only.

How to erase NBC News from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NBC News is a program by Pokki. Some computer users decide to remove this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because doing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY solution to remove NBC News 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate NBC News or simply click the Search field and type in "NBC News". If it is installed on your PC the NBC News app will be found very quickly. After you select NBC News in the list of programs, the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about NBC News, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall NBC News.
Uninstall NBC News

8. After removing NBC News, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of NBC News which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling NBC News 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

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove NBC News by Pokki from your computer, we are not saying that NBC News by Pokki is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove NBC News in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-10-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-10-20 16:05:57.360