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A guide to uninstall Notepade++ from your PC

This page is about Notepade++ for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was created by npp. Further information on npp can be found here. Notepade++ is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Notepad++ directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. MsiExec.exe /X{6FCBCA8A-6CA7-4385-A5CD-04FDEDAC58BC} is the full command line if you want to remove Notepade++. notepad++.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 3.34 MB (3504784 bytes) on disk.

Notepade++ contains of the executables below. They take 4.29 MB (4495160 bytes) on disk.

  • notepad++.exe (3.34 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (258.02 KB)
  • GUP.exe (709.14 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 7.5.6 of Notepade++.

How to delete Notepade++ from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Notepade++ is a program marketed by the software company npp. Some computer users choose to uninstall this application. This can be efortful because doing this by hand takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall Notepade++ is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. 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. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Notepade++ or simply activate the Search field and type in "Notepade++". The Notepade++ program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Notepade++ in the list of apps, the following information about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Notepade++, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Notepade++.
Uninstall Notepade++

8. After uninstalling Notepade++, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Notepade++ which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Notepade++ using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Notepade++ by npp from your computer, nor are we saying that Notepade++ by npp is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Notepade++ in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2020-08-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-08-21 21:14:33.170