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A guide to uninstall Putty from your computer

This page contains detailed information on how to remove Putty for Windows. It was created for Windows by Delivered by Citrix. Additional info about Delivered by Citrix can be seen here. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client\SelfServicePlugin folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary being determined by the user's preference. Putty's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program. Putty's primary file takes around 4.59 MB (4808816 bytes) and is called SelfService.exe.

Putty is composed of the following executables which occupy 5.15 MB (5404608 bytes) on disk:

  • CleanUp.exe (316.11 KB)
  • SelfService.exe (4.59 MB)
  • SelfServicePlugin.exe (139.61 KB)
  • SelfServiceUninstaller.exe (126.11 KB)

The current page applies to Putty version 1.0 only.

How to uninstall Putty from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Putty is an application offered by the software company Delivered by Citrix. Sometimes, people decide to erase it. Sometimes this can be difficult because deleting this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. One of the best EASY practice to erase Putty is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your computer.


2. Run 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 very good system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Putty or simply activate the Search field and type in "Putty". If it is installed on your PC the Putty program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Putty in the list , some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Putty, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Putty.
Uninstall Putty

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

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Putty by Delivered by Citrix from your computer, nor are we saying that Putty by Delivered by Citrix is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Putty in case you want to. 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.

2016-06-30 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 14:16:52.847