Nero 8 Nero 8

A way to uninstall Nero 8 from your computer

Nero 8 is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Nero AG. Check out here where you can read more on Nero AG. You can see more info about Nero 8 at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8 directory. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's choice. Nero 8's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{80CCA55B-FCA8-47E2-9BFE-A24CDEE51033}. The application's main executable file is called nero.exe and it has a size of 38.82 MB (40703272 bytes).

Nero 8 is comprised of the following executables which occupy 101.48 MB (106406288 bytes) on disk:

  • UNNERO.exe (949.29 KB)
  • NeDwFileHelper.exe (26.29 KB)
  • nero.exe (38.82 MB)
  • discinfo.exe (389.29 KB)
  • NeroMobileAd.exe (749.29 KB)
  • SetupNeroMobile.exe (7.32 MB)
  • PhotoSnap.exe (3.52 MB)
  • PhotoSnapViewer.exe (3.29 MB)
  • Recode.exe (11.25 MB)
  • SoundTrax.exe (3.65 MB)
  • NeroInFDiscCopy.exe (117.29 KB)
  • NeroStartSmart.exe (18.65 MB)
  • NeroRescueAgent.exe (3.90 MB)
  • NeroVision.exe (875.29 KB)
  • DXEnum.exe (933.29 KB)
  • waveedit.exe (79.09 KB)
  • SecurDisc Viewer.exe (7.06 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.4.4 of Nero 8. You can find below info on other versions of Nero 8: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Nero 8 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Nero 8:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nero.tmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Nero 8:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8\SecurDisc Viewer\fpdfcjk.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8\SecurDisc Viewer\fpdfview.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8\SecurDisc Viewer\SecurDisc Viewer.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8\SecurDisc Viewer\SecurDiscViewer_Eng.chm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\bl.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\crawlercfg.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_141.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_1bh.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_1hm.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_1o4.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_1o4.del
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_1vm.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_22v.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_293.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_293.del
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_2fg.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_2hg.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_2j8.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_2kr.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_6f.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_6f.del
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_da.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_da.del
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_jk.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_qe.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_qe.del
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\_x8.cfs
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\deletable
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\idx\segments
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\is2.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\SID.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Ahead\Nero Home\SII.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nero.tmp\Nero\NPS\nero.xml.{3231DC24-3346-4F01-BDAF-91F9532B1033}
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\1.5M VBR Download.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\128k Dual ISDN.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\12k Substream for 28k Dial-up.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\150k LAN.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\16k Substream for 28k Dial-up.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\1M VBR Download.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\256k DSL or Cable.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\26k Substream for 56k Dial-up.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\28k Dial-up.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\350k VBR Download.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\384k DSL or Cable.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\450k VBR Download.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\512k DSL or Cable.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\56k Dial-up.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\64k Single ISDN.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\700k VBR Download.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Nero\AudioPlugins\Common\768k DSL or Cable.rpad
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Nero\Nero8\Nero Vision\NeroVision.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\Cole2k Media - Nero Audio Plugin Pack.history
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\Nero 8.history
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\Nero Mega Plugin Pack.history
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Nero Express.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\Nero Burning ROM\NeroHistory.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\Nero Burning ROM\UserImages.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\Nero StartSmart\NSSOptions.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\Nero StartSmart\QLApps.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\NeroVisionLog.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\nve-am.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\nve-vobmap.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\NVFACache\583C367F962A9A781E46C8736A61D1FD.FAC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\NVFACache\5FF342F64D4F465BFA5C5A753327E336.FAC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\NVFACache\9862A605FD0038BDDEAF8ADCFC0E7549.FAC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\NeroVision\NVFACache\E4ADDFC9807485B862C044389E76DFD7.FAC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\OnlineServices\FeedManager\Feeds.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\OnlineServices\FeedManagerFacadeConfig.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero8\OnlineServices\registrationinfo.xml

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.cue\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.iso\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nab\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nhf\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nhv\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nmd\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nr3\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nr4\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nra\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrb\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrc\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrd\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nre\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrg\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrh\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nri\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrj\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrm\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrs\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nru\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrv\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nrw\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.nsd\OpenWithList\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\nero.exe
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ahead\Nero Home
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cole2k Media - Nero Audio Plugin Pack
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nero
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Ahead\Nero Home
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Ahead\Nero Scout
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B55ACC088ACF2E74B9EF2AC4ED5E0133
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nero

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.cue\nero.bak
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B55ACC088ACF2E74B9EF2AC4ED5E0133\ProductName

How to delete Nero 8 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Nero 8 is an application released by the software company Nero AG. Some computer users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because performing this manually takes some know-how related to PCs. The best EASY action to erase Nero 8 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Nero 8 or simply click the Search field and type in "Nero 8". If it exists on your system the Nero 8 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Nero 8 in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Nero 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Nero 8:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{80CCA55B-FCA8-47E2-9BFE-A24CDEE51033}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Nero 8.
Uninstall Nero 8

8. After removing Nero 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Nero 8 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Nero 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Nero 8 by Nero AG from your computer, we are not saying that Nero 8 by Nero AG is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Nero 8 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2020-05-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-05-16 15:10:06.953