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A guide to uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor from your system

You can find on this page details on how to remove PhotoPad Image Editor for Windows. The Windows version was created by NCH Software. Take a look here for more information on NCH Software. More info about the application PhotoPad Image Editor can be seen at . PhotoPad Image Editor is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files\NCH Software\PhotoPad directory, regulated by the user's choice. The full uninstall command line for PhotoPad Image Editor is C:\Program Files\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopad.exe. PhotoPad Image Editor's main file takes about 7.51 MB (7874728 bytes) and is named photopad.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in PhotoPad Image Editor. They occupy 11.70 MB (12271952 bytes) on disk.

  • photopad.exe (7.51 MB)
  • photopadsetup_v4.12.exe (4.19 MB)

This info is about PhotoPad Image Editor version 4.12 alone. For other PhotoPad Image Editor versions please click below: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\PhotoPad

The files below are left behind on your disk by PhotoPad Image Editor when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopad.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopadsetup_v4.12.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PhotoPad

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopad.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopad.exe.FriendlyAppName

A way to uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PhotoPad Image Editor is an application offered by the software company NCH Software. Some users try to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because performing this manually requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY way to remove PhotoPad Image Editor 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 all around utility to clean your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press 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 your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find PhotoPad Image Editor or simply click the Search field and type in "PhotoPad Image Editor". If it is installed on your PC the PhotoPad Image Editor program will be found automatically. After you click PhotoPad Image Editor in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding PhotoPad Image Editor, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for PhotoPad Image Editor:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\PhotoPad\photopad.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove PhotoPad Image Editor.
Uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor

8. After uninstalling PhotoPad Image Editor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong PhotoPad Image Editor that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing PhotoPad Image Editor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor by NCH Software from your computer, we are not saying that PhotoPad Image Editor by NCH Software is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall PhotoPad Image Editor supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-08-30 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-30 09:05:51.283