Nero 8 Essentials Nero 8 Essentials

A guide to uninstall Nero 8 Essentials from your computer

Nero 8 Essentials is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. It is developed by Nero AG. Open here for more details on Nero AG. More details about Nero 8 Essentials can be found at . Usually the Nero 8 Essentials application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero8 folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling Nero 8 Essentials is MsiExec.exe /X{980B9958-1239-4FC5-8C88-AC5650321036}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. nero.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 38.81 MB (40699176 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in Nero 8 Essentials. They occupy 128.14 MB (134367304 bytes) on disk.

  • UNNERO.exe (949.29 KB)
  • BackItUp.exe (22.54 MB)
  • NBKeyScan.exe (2.11 MB)
  • NBService.exe (849.29 KB)
  • NBSFtp.exe (757.29 KB)
  • NeDwFileHelper.exe (26.29 KB)
  • nero.exe (38.81 MB)
  • discinfo.exe (389.29 KB)
  • CoverDes.exe (6.10 MB)
  • NeroHome.exe (749.29 KB)
  • NeroMediaHome.exe (4.81 MB)
  • NMMediaServer.exe (3.95 MB)
  • Recode.exe (11.27 MB)
  • ShowTime.exe (5.85 MB)
  • NeroInFDiscCopy.exe (117.29 KB)
  • NeroStartSmart.exe (18.58 MB)
  • DiscSpeed.exe (3.12 MB)
  • DriveSpeed.exe (1.89 MB)
  • InfoTool.exe (3.52 MB)
  • NeroBurnRights.exe (1,009.29 KB)
  • NeroVision.exe (875.29 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Nero 8 Essentials version 8.2.283 alone. You can find here a few links to other Nero 8 Essentials releases: to view all...

A way to remove Nero 8 Essentials from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero 8 Essentials is an application marketed by the software company Nero AG. Frequently, computer users want to erase it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK procedure to erase Nero 8 Essentials 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Nero 8 Essentials or simply activate the Search field and type in "Nero 8 Essentials". If it exists on your system the Nero 8 Essentials program will be found very quickly. When you select Nero 8 Essentials in the list of apps, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Nero 8 Essentials, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Nero 8 Essentials:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{980B9958-1239-4FC5-8C88-AC5650321036}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Nero 8 Essentials.
Uninstall Nero 8 Essentials

8. After uninstalling Nero 8 Essentials, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Nero 8 Essentials that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Nero 8 Essentials using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Nero 8 Essentials by Nero AG from your computer, nor are we saying that Nero 8 Essentials by Nero AG is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Nero 8 Essentials in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-10-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-10-22 11:44:02.773