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How to uninstall RealPlayer from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall RealPlayer for Windows. It is produced by RealNetworks. Go over here for more info on RealNetworks. Click on to get more information about RealPlayer on RealNetworks's website. The program is usually placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer folder. Take into account that this path can differ being determined by the user's decision. RealPlayer's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Update\r1puninst.exe RealNetworks|RealPlayer|18.1. realplay.exe is the RealPlayer's primary executable file and it occupies circa 245.78 KB (251680 bytes) on disk.

RealPlayer is comprised of the following executables which occupy 85.16 MB (89295303 bytes) on disk:

  • convert.exe (110.28 KB)
  • fixrjb.exe (25.78 KB)
  • realcleaner.exe (121.28 KB)
  • realconverter.exe (136.78 KB)
  • realjbox.exe (52.78 KB)
  • realplay.exe (245.78 KB)
  • realtrimmer.exe (130.78 KB)
  • rndevicedbbuilder.exe (39.78 KB)
  • rpbgconverter.exe (110.28 KB)
  • rphelperapp.exe (32.78 KB)
  • videodl.exe (7.53 MB)
  • CrashSender1402.exe (955.28 KB)
  • rtcreator.exe (1.63 MB)
  • uninst.exe (151.12 KB)
  • dbclean.exe (1.05 MB)
  • msgtest.exe (58.12 KB)
  • proclaunch.exe (27.12 KB)
  • rpdsvc.exe (967.62 KB)
  • rpsystray.exe (4.87 MB)
  • ffmpeg.exe (251.63 KB)
  • ffprobe.exe (174.13 KB)
  • segmenter.exe (61.12 KB)
  • StreamAnalyzer.exe (2.36 MB)
  • setup.exe (62.44 MB)
  • r1puninst.exe (911.28 KB)
  • realonemessagecenter.exe (90.28 KB)
  • realsched.exe (344.78 KB)
  • rnxproc.exe (114.28 KB)
  • upgrdhlp.exe (283.28 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 18.1.14 of RealPlayer. You can find here a few links to other RealPlayer versions:

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When planning to uninstall RealPlayer you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall RealPlayer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Real\RealPlayer
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Real\RealPlayer
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Real\Update\UpgradeHelper\RealPlayer

The files below were left behind on your disk by RealPlayer's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\autoplaylist.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\calibrate.rv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\cinemasteraudio.4.3.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\cinemastervideo.4.3.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\atrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\avcq.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\avcw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\colorcvt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\cook.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\dmp4.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drv1.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\drvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\erv2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\erv4.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\evrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\h264mft.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\qclp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\raac.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\ralf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv10.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv20.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv30.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\rv40.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\sipr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\wma9.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Codecs\wmv8.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\AppAdditionsDB
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\AppLocalDB
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\appmasterdb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\codecpack.db
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\devices.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\DTAdditionsDB
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\DTLocalDB
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\dtmasterdb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\graphconfig.db
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\hxmedpltfm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\pngu3267.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\pnrs3260.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\rjbviz.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\rpdsuninst.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\rppr3260.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\rpun3260.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Common\twebbrowse.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\convert.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\converter.vs
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\CrashRpt\CrashRpt1402.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\avi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\dsfflacdecoder.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\dsfnativeflacsource.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\dsfoggdemux2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\dsftheoradecoder.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\dsfvorbisdecoder.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\mc_demux_mp2_ds.ax
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\microsoft.vc90.crt.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\mkunicode.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\mkx.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\mkzlib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\msvcp90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\msvcr90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\splitter.ax
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\vp8decoder.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Filters\webmmux.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\flvplay.swf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\hxaudiodevicehook.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\keys.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\library\default.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mc_enc_mp4v.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mediainfo.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\mpamedia.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\rjcfspln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\rjm4pln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\rjmp3pln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\rjrmapln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\rjrmjpln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\teawma.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\mpaplugins\wmaimprtpln.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Netscape6\nppl3260.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Netscape6\nppl3260.xpt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Netscape6\nprpplugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\normal.vs
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\3gppttrenderer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\aacff.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\aacwrtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\asfff.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\authmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\aviwrtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\cdda3260.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\clbascauth.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\clntxres.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\ExtResources\coreres.xrs
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\flvff.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\flvrender.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\flvwrtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\h263render.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\httpfsys.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\httplivefformat.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\hxmedplyeng.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Plugins\hxnetwksvc.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/vnd.rn-realplayer
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/x-realplayer
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.3GPP_AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.3GPP2.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AU.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AudioCD.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AutoPlay.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.AVI.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.BMP
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.CDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.DVD.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.DVDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.GIF
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.HWEventHandler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MKA
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MKV
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP3.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP3PL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.TIF
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.WAV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wax.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wm.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmv.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wmx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\RealPlayer.wvx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer Download Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer G2 Control
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer Playback Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer RAM Download Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer RMP Download Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer RNX Download Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer SMIL Download Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\rmocx.RealPlayer Stream Handler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SOFTWARE\RealNetworks\RealPlayer
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SOFTWARE\RealNetworks\Update\6.0\Preferences\ATH\DeactivateDataTypes\RealPlayer.RPL.6
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\MIMEAssociations\application/vnd.rn-realplayer
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\UrlAssociations\RealPlayer.AutoPlay.6
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\UrlAssociations\RealPlayer.CDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Associations\UrlAssociations\RealPlayer.DVDBurn.6
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\RealNetworks\Config\Local\RealPlayer
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\RealNetworks\RealPlayer
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\RealPlayer 18.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@real.com/nprpplugin;version=18.1.14.201\MimeTypes\application/vnd.rn-realplayer-javascript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\RealNetworks\RealPlayer

Additional values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.3g2\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.3GPP2.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.3gp\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.3GPP_AMR.10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aif\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.aiff\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AIFF.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.asf\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.asx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmf.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.au\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AU.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avi\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.AVI.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.bmp\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.BMP
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.gif\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.GIF
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.jfif\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.jif\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.jpe\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.jpeg\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.jpg\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.JPG
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m1v\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.M2V\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m3u\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP3PL.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m4e\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.m4v\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mka\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MKA
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mkv\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MKV
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp3\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP3.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp4\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MP4.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mpe\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mps\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.MPEG.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.tif\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.TIF
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.tiff\OpenWithProgids\RealPlayer.TIF
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wav\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.WAV.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wax\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wax.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wm\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wm.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wmv\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmv.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wmx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wmx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.wvx\OpenWithProgIds\RealPlayer.wvx.6
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\realplay.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\realplay.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserNameSettings\S-1-5-21-4120764378-1920472417-543248093-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume2\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\realplay.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserNameSettings\S-1-5-21-4120764378-1920472417-543248093-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume2\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Update\r1puninst.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\RealTimes Desktop Service\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\RealTimes Desktop Service\StartupParams


How to erase RealPlayer from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

RealPlayer is a program offered by RealNetworks. Frequently, users want to erase this application. This can be hard because doing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK manner to erase RealPlayer 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.

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  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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


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


5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find RealPlayer or simply activate the Search field and type in "RealPlayer". The RealPlayer program will be found automatically. After you select RealPlayer in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about RealPlayer, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for RealPlayer:





  • The web site of the program is: http://www.real.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Real\RealPlayer\Update\r1puninst.exe RealNetworks|RealPlayer|18.1
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove RealPlayer.
Uninstall RealPlayer


8. After uninstalling RealPlayer, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong RealPlayer that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing RealPlayer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to remove RealPlayer by RealNetworks from your computer, nor are we saying that RealPlayer by RealNetworks is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove RealPlayer 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.

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

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Last update on: 2018-08-30 11:42:46.497