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A way to uninstall Plex Media Player from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Plex Media Player for Windows. It is produced by Plex. Check out here for more information on Plex. Click on to get more data about Plex Media Player on Plex's website. Plex Media Player is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\PlexMediaPlayer folder, depending on the user's choice. The complete uninstall command line for Plex Media Player is C:\Program Files\PlexMediaPlayer\maintenancetool.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 3.22 MB (3379200 bytes) on disk and is labeled PlexMediaPlayer.exe.

Plex Media Player contains of the executables below. They take 26.12 MB (27384192 bytes) on disk.

  • maintenancetool.exe (14.71 MB)
  • PlexMediaPlayer.exe (3.22 MB)
  • PMPHelper.exe (183.00 KB)
  • QtWebEngineProcess.exe (12.00 KB)
  • updater.exe (1.13 MB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (6.86 MB) to view all...

This data is about Plex Media Player version 1.0.1 alone. Click on the links below for other Plex Media Player versions:

How to uninstall Plex Media Player with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Plex Media Player is a program offered by Plex. Frequently, computer users want to erase this application. This can be difficult because removing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK approach to erase Plex Media Player is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Plex Media Player or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Plex Media Player". The Plex Media Player program will be found very quickly. When you click Plex Media Player in the list of programs, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Plex Media Player, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Plex Media Player:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\PlexMediaPlayer\maintenancetool.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Plex Media Player.
Uninstall Plex Media Player

8. After removing Plex Media Player, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Plex Media Player that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Plex Media Player using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Plex Media Player by Plex from your PC, nor are we saying that Plex Media Player by Plex is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Plex Media Player in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 00:29:04.713