Need for Speed™ Need for Speed™

A way to uninstall Need for Speed™ from your computer

Need for Speed™ is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by Electronic Arts. You can read more on Electronic Arts or check for application updates here. More details about Need for Speed™ can be seen at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Spiele\Need for Speed folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Need for Speed™ by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\EAInstaller\Need for Speed\Cleanup.exe. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. Cleanup.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 913.97 KB (935904 bytes) on disk.

Need for Speed™ installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 913.97 KB (935904 bytes) on disk.

  • Cleanup.exe (913.97 KB)

The current web page applies to Need for Speed™ version only. You can find below info on other application versions of Need for Speed™:

Need for Speed™ has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed

Files remaining:
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\Cleanup.dat
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\Cleanup.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\installerdata.xml
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\InstallLog.txt
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\Touchup.dat
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\Touchup.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\de_DE.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\en_US.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\es_ES.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\es_MX.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\fr_FR.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\it_IT.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\ja_JP.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\ko_KR.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\ru_RU.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\zh_CN.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\eula\zh_TW.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\redist\vcredist_x64.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\__Installer\vc\vc2013\redist\vcredist_x86.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\Activation.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\Activation64.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\ActivationUI.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\codecs\qcncodecs4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\codecs\qjpcodecs4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\codecs\qkrcodecs4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\codecs\qtwcodecs4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\imageformats\qgif4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\imageformats\qico4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\imageformats\qjpeg4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\libeay32.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\phonon4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtCore4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtGui4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtNetwork4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtWebKit4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtXml4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Core\ssleay32.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_01.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_02.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_03.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_04.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_05.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_06.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_07.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_08.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_09.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_10.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\cas_11.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\initfs_Win32
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\layout.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\chunks0.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\chunks1.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\chunks2.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\chunksaudio.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\chunksaudiostream.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\cutscenes.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\globals.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\levels\frontend\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\levels\frontend\frontend.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\levels\genesis01\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\levels\genesis01\genesis01.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\loadingscreen.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\loc\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\loc\en.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\loc\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\loc\pl.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\ui.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\vehicles0.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\vehicles1.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\vehicles2.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Data\Win32\videos.toc
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\dbdata.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\dbdataEA.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\dbxLive64.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\dbxMotionPanel.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\EAWebKit64.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Engine.BuildInfo_Win64_retail.dll
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\NFS16.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\NFS16_trial.exe
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Support\EA Help\Pomoc techniczna.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Support\eula\pl_PL_eula.rtf
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Support\mnfst.txt
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Update\Patch\Data\
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Update\Patch\Data\cas_01.cas
  • C:\GRY\Need for Speed\Update\Patch\Data\initfs_Win32

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{F8643E83-A868-4EE8-A0B9-389386830453}

How to delete Need for Speed™ from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Need for Speed™ is an application offered by Electronic Arts. Sometimes, people decide to remove it. This can be troublesome because removing this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE solution to remove Need for Speed™ 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions 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. All the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Need for Speed™ or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Need for Speed™". If it exists on your system the Need for Speed™ program will be found very quickly. When you select Need for Speed™ in the list , the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Need for Speed™, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Need for Speed™:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\EAInstaller\Need for Speed\Cleanup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Need for Speed™.
Uninstall Need for Speed™

8. After removing Need for Speed™, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Need for Speed™ which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Need for Speed™ using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Need for Speed™ by Electronic Arts from your computer, we are not saying that Need for Speed™ by Electronic Arts is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Need for Speed™ in case 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 19:45:14.960