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How to uninstall Popular Screensavers from your computer

This page contains thorough information on how to remove Popular Screensavers for Windows. It is made by Mindspark Interactive Network. You can read more on Mindspark Interactive Network or check for application updates here. More details about Popular Screensavers can be found at . The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Popular Screensavers by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Popular Screensavers's main file takes around 1.29 MB (1352032 bytes) and is named uninstall.exe.

Popular Screensavers contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.35 MB (1410736 bytes) on disk.

  • p5MedInt.exe (22.69 KB)
  • p5svc.exe (34.64 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (1.29 MB)

This info is about Popular Screensavers version alone. When planning to uninstall Popular Screensavers you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\lua5.1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\NPp5Stub.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5cjpeg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5Html.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5MedInt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5Plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5PSSavr.scr
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5ScrCtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5svc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\p5wphook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\uninstall.exe
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Popular Screensavers Uninstall Log.txt

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Popular Screensavers

A way to remove Popular Screensavers from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Popular Screensavers is an application offered by Mindspark Interactive Network. Sometimes, users try to uninstall this program. This can be troublesome because performing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE action to uninstall Popular Screensavers 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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 applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Popular Screensavers or simply activate the Search field and type in "Popular Screensavers". The Popular Screensavers app will be found automatically. After you select Popular Screensavers in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Popular Screensavers, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Popular Screensavers:

  • The publisher is: http://www.mindspark.com/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\PopularScreensavers\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Popular Screensavers.
Uninstall Popular Screensavers

8. After uninstalling Popular Screensavers, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Popular Screensavers which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Popular Screensavers with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Popular Screensavers by Mindspark Interactive Network from your PC, nor are we saying that Popular Screensavers by Mindspark Interactive Network is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Popular Screensavers in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-22 03:31:56.687