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A guide to uninstall Overwolf from your computer

Overwolf is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by Overwolf Ltd.. More data about Overwolf Ltd. can be seen here. You can get more details about Overwolf at . The program is usually placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Overwolf by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\OWUninstaller.exe" /S. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 216.70 KB (221904 bytes) on disk and is called OverwolfLauncher.exe.

The following executable files are contained in Overwolf. They occupy 9.87 MB (10347504 bytes) on disk.

  • old_OverwolfUpdater.exe (975.23 KB)
  • Overwolf.exe (39.23 KB)
  • OverwolfLauncher.exe (216.70 KB)
  • OverwolfUpdater.exe (975.23 KB)
  • OWUninstaller.exe (109.05 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (75.28 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (52.78 KB)
  • OverwolfOverlayHelper.exe (531.75 KB)
  • OverwolfTSHelper.exe (445.25 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (64.78 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (501.28 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.28 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (75.28 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (52.78 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (64.78 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (501.28 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.28 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (77.73 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (53.23 KB)
  • OverwolfOverlayHelper.exe (535.70 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (190.23 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (65.23 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (501.73 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.23 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (77.73 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (53.23 KB)
  • OverwolfOverlayHelper.exe (535.70 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (190.23 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (65.23 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (501.73 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.23 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Overwolf version only. You can find below info on other releases of Overwolf: to view all...
Numerous files, folders and Windows registry entries can not be deleted when you want to remove Overwolf from your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Overwolf
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Overwolf

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Overwolf:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\AIMPRemote.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\avcodec-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\avformat-53.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\avutil-51.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{03282B5D-B38F-469D-849A-09B0A7F4881B}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{F3219881-CE98-4C8C-A472-280BD9A7D247}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\OVERWOLF.EXE54B3D4D000009CF0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Overwolf

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{10DD084E-A5AE-456F-A3BE-DA67EBE6B090}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{15B6FEE5-5FB3-4071-AC1F-7AEDC0E2A6BB}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1BCA4635-F1FC-44C8-B829-48229AEB32E3}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{222C0F35-3D78-4570-9F6D-BAEE289D0304}\InprocServer32\

How to remove Overwolf with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Overwolf is a program offered by Overwolf Ltd.. Some users decide to remove this application. This can be hard because removing this manually requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE practice to remove Overwolf 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 on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Overwolf or simply activate the Search field and type in "Overwolf". If it exists on your system the Overwolf program will be found automatically. When you click Overwolf in the list of apps, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Overwolf, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Overwolf:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\OWUninstaller.exe" /S
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Overwolf.
Uninstall Overwolf

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Overwolf by Overwolf Ltd. from your computer, we are not saying that Overwolf by Overwolf Ltd. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Overwolf in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2015-02-08 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-02-08 12:54:32.940