How to uninstall NordVPN from your computer

NordVPN is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by NordVPN. Open here where you can read more on NordVPN. Click on to get more facts about NordVPN on NordVPN's website. Usually the NordVPN application is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NordVPN beta directory, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove NordVPN by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{CC9553FB-8E99-4475-B1C7-E415DCEE0EDF}\NordVPN Setup.exe /i {CC9553FB-8E99-4475-B1C7-E415DCEE0EDF}. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is labeled NordVPN.exe and occupies 14.76 MB (15482032 bytes).

NordVPN installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 18.53 MB (19430280 bytes) on disk.

  • nordvpn-service.exe (401.17 KB)
  • NordVPN.exe (14.76 MB)
  • openssl.exe (839.05 KB)
  • openvpn-nordvpn.exe (710.17 KB)
  • openvpnserv.exe (31.17 KB)
  • openssl.exe (830.45 KB)
  • openvpn-nordvpn.exe (834.67 KB)
  • openvpnserv.exe (36.17 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (84.17 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (88.67 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.0.0 of NordVPN. For other NordVPN versions please click below: to view all...
Many files, folders and registry entries will not be uninstalled when you want to remove NordVPN from your PC.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BF3559CC99E857441B7C4E51CDEEE0FD
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NordVPN 1.0.0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\nordvpn-service
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nordvpn-service

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BF3559CC99E857441B7C4E51CDEEE0FD\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nordvpn-service\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nordvpn-service\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\tapnord\DisplayName

How to uninstall NordVPN with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NordVPN is a program released by the software company NordVPN. Sometimes, users decide to uninstall it. This is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY manner to uninstall NordVPN 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate NordVPN or simply click the Search field and type in "NordVPN". If it is installed on your PC the NordVPN application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select NordVPN in the list , some data about the program is shown to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{CC9553FB-8E99-4475-B1C7-E415DCEE0EDF}\NordVPN Setup.exe /i {CC9553FB-8E99-4475-B1C7-E415DCEE0EDF}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall NordVPN.
Uninstall NordVPN

8. After uninstalling NordVPN, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of NordVPN which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing NordVPN with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall NordVPN by NordVPN from your PC, we are not saying that NordVPN by NordVPN is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall NordVPN supposing 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.

2016-10-23 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-10-23 14:16:37.353