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How to uninstall Notepad++ from your PC

Notepad++ is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by ajua Custom Installers. You can find out more on ajua Custom Installers or check for application updates here. Usually the Notepad++ program is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Notepad++ directory, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for removing Notepad++ is MsiExec.exe /I{CB89953E-94B0-429A-97BE-79A9F2659248}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for administrator rights. notepad++.exe is the Notepad++'s main executable file and it occupies around 1.97 MB (2065408 bytes) on disk.

Notepad++ is composed of the following executables which occupy 2.24 MB (2343936 bytes) on disk:

  • notepad++.exe (1.97 MB)
  • gpup.exe (272.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 6.8.9 of Notepad++. Click on the links below for other Notepad++ versions:

A way to remove Notepad++ with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Notepad++ is a program released by ajua Custom Installers. Some computer users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this manually takes some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase Notepad++ 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Notepad++ or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Notepad++". If it exists on your system the Notepad++ application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Notepad++ in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Notepad++, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Notepad++.
Uninstall Notepad++

8. After removing Notepad++, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Notepad++ which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Notepad++ using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Notepad++ by ajua Custom Installers from your PC, nor are we saying that Notepad++ by ajua Custom Installers is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Notepad++ in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-26 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 05:31:34.767