A way to uninstall NordVPN from your system

NordVPN is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by NordVPN. Open here for more details on NordVPN. Click on to get more information about NordVPN on NordVPN's website. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN folder. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's preference. The full command line for uninstalling NordVPN is C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{5B727BF8-D797-4CB9-9B90-69D78F4986C6}\NordVPNSetup.exe /i {5B727BF8-D797-4CB9-9B90-69D78F4986C6} AI_UNINSTALLER_CTP=1. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. NordVPN.exe is the NordVPN's primary executable file and it occupies circa 5.58 MB (5849336 bytes) on disk.

NordVPN is composed of the following executables which occupy 9.70 MB (10173456 bytes) on disk:

  • Diagnostics.exe (58.24 KB)
  • nordvpn-service.exe (419.24 KB)
  • NordVPN.exe (5.58 MB)
  • openssl.exe (887.74 KB)
  • openvpn-nordvpn.exe (849.74 KB)
  • openvpnserv.exe (59.74 KB)
  • openssl.exe (874.08 KB)
  • openvpn-nordvpn.exe (1,004.74 KB)
  • openvpnserv.exe (69.24 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to NordVPN version 6.12.11 alone. You can find here a few links to other NordVPN releases: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and registry data will not be deleted when you are trying to remove NordVPN from your computer.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall NordVPN:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\bin\amd64\tapinstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\bin\i386\tapinstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\amd64\OemVista.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\amd64\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\amd64\tapnordvpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\i386\OemVista.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\i386\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\i386\tapnordvpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\default\include\tap-windows.h
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\amd64\OemVista.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\amd64\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\amd64\tapnordvpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\i386\OemVista.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\i386\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\i386\tapnordvpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN network TAP\win10\include\tap-windows.h
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_TAP-NordVPN_bin_addtap_bat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_TAP-NordVPN_bin_deltapall_bat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_NordVPN_NordVPN_exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NordVPN 6.13.13

A way to uninstall NordVPN from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NordVPN is a program released by the software company NordVPN. Frequently, computer users want to remove this application. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this by hand requires some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove NordVPN is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate NordVPN or simply activate the Search field and type in "NordVPN". The NordVPN app will be found very quickly. After you click NordVPN in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about NordVPN, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for NordVPN:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{5B727BF8-D797-4CB9-9B90-69D78F4986C6}\NordVPNSetup.exe /i {5B727BF8-D797-4CB9-9B90-69D78F4986C6} AI_UNINSTALLER_CTP=1
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove NordVPN.
Uninstall NordVPN

8. After removing NordVPN, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of NordVPN that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing NordVPN with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove NordVPN by NordVPN from your computer, nor are we saying that NordVPN by NordVPN is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove NordVPN in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-03-29 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-03-29 12:16:39.020