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A guide to uninstall Napster from your PC

Napster is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Napster. Open here for more information on Napster. More information about Napster can be seen at . Usually the Napster application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Napster directory, depending on the user's option during install. The entire uninstall command line for Napster is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{BBBCAE4B-B416-4182-A6F2-438180894A81}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. The application's main executable file is labeled napster.exe and it has a size of 315.64 KB (323216 bytes).

Napster installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 564.92 KB (578480 bytes) on disk.

  • napster.exe (315.64 KB)
  • NapsterHelper.exe (83.64 KB)
  • SNAPDRM.exe (165.64 KB)

This info is about Napster version alone. Click on the links below for other Napster versions: to view all...
Napster has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Napster:
  • C:\Program Files\Napster
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\napster
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\Napster
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\Flash Player\#SharedObjects\9CHPRLWH\

The files below remain on your disk by Napster's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Napster\DALI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Napster\graphics\gfc_att_tilt.png
  • C:\Program Files\Napster\graphics\gfc_d904i.png
  • C:\Program Files\Napster\graphics\gfc_delphi_skifi3.png

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\napster.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Napster.AutoplayHandler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\VirtualStore\MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MediaPlayer\Services\napster
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Napster

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Napster.AutoplayHandler\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\C055ECD834AC28E429FDFF4C4AF8B51E\InstallProperties\InstallSource
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8DCE550C-CA43-4E82-92DF-FFC4A48F5BE1}\InstallSource
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{BBBCAE4B-B416-4182-A6F2-438180894A81}\DisplayIcon

How to delete Napster with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Napster is an application released by the software company Napster. Some computer users decide to uninstall this program. This can be troublesome because removing this manually takes some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Napster is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Napster or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Napster". If it is installed on your PC the Napster app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Napster in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Napster, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Napster:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{BBBCAE4B-B416-4182-A6F2-438180894A81}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Napster.
Uninstall Napster

8. After uninstalling Napster, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Napster which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Napster using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Napster by Napster from your computer, we are not saying that Napster by Napster is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Napster in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-11-11 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-11 01:08:02.830