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A guide to uninstall Overwolf from your computer

This page is about Overwolf for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Overwolf Ltd.. Further information on Overwolf Ltd. can be found here. You can read more about related to Overwolf at . The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf folder. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's decision. The entire uninstall command line for Overwolf is C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\\OWUninstaller.exe. The application's main executable file occupies 216.70 KB (221904 bytes) on disk and is named OverwolfLauncher.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside Overwolf. They take about 6.61 MB (6934848 bytes) on disk.

  • Overwolf.exe (40.23 KB)
  • OverwolfLauncher.exe (216.70 KB)
  • OverwolfUpdater.exe (982.73 KB)
  • OWUninstaller.exe (110.14 KB)
  • OverwolfBenchmarking.exe (77.23 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (101.73 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (53.73 KB)
  • OverwolfEncoderHelper.exe (164.20 KB)
  • OverwolfOverlayHelper.exe (871.70 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (359.23 KB)
  • OverwolfTSHelper.exe (445.20 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (58.23 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (492.23 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.73 KB)
  • OverwolfBenchmarking.exe (76.23 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (101.23 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (53.73 KB)
  • OverwolfEncoderHelper.exe (164.20 KB)
  • OverwolfOverlayHelper.exe (691.70 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (359.23 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (59.23 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (492.73 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (177.73 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Overwolf. You can find below info on other application versions of Overwolf: to view all...
Overwolf has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Overwolf:
  • 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 by Overwolf when you uninstall it:
  • 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 cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{F3219881-CE98-4C8C-A472-280BD9A7D247}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\OVERWOLF.EXE53175E9B00009320
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\OVERWOLF.EXE5447780C00009B20
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Overwolf

Additional registry values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{5EDBC3E0-49BB-4E0D-860F-80037D14E735}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B0957D9C-810B-4DE0-9C5E-48DB09C5B413}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{CC7899F5-56C9-44F1-9611-080BFC180FD5}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{DA35375C-A06A-49AC-9136-31B6C102646B}\LocalServer32\

A way to erase Overwolf from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Overwolf is a program offered by the software company Overwolf Ltd.. Frequently, users choose to remove it. This can be easier said than done because performing this manually takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK manner to remove Overwolf 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Overwolf or simply click the Search field and type in "Overwolf". The Overwolf program will be found very quickly. When you select Overwolf in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Overwolf, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing 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
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Overwolf.
Uninstall Overwolf

8. After removing Overwolf, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Overwolf that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Overwolf with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Overwolf by Overwolf Ltd. from your PC, nor are we saying that Overwolf by Overwolf Ltd. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall 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' PCs.

2017-10-13 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-10-13 19:27:10.870