Rinse Rinse

A way to uninstall Rinse from your system

This page is about Rinse for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by UNKNOWN. You can find out more on UNKNOWN or check for application updates here. Usually the Rinse application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Rinse folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can uninstall Rinse by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line msiexec /qb /x {2F6830A9-30DE-118C-3BE5-00EBC928E41B}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Rinse's main file takes around 139.00 KB (142336 bytes) and its name is Rinse.exe.

Rinse installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 311.88 KB (319362 bytes) on disk.

  • Rinse.exe (139.00 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (34.38 KB)
  • gnid.exe (79.00 KB)
  • RinsePlugin.exe (59.50 KB)

This page is about Rinse version 1.912 only. For more Rinse versions please click below:

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If you're planning to uninstall Rinse you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Copyright © 2011-2012 RealNetworks\Rinse Plugin

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Rinse:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\iTunes\Plug-Ins\Rinse.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Copyright © 2011-2012 RealNetworks\Rinse Plugin\\DownloadFile.png

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9A0386F2ED03C811B35E00BE9C824EB1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\rinsebyreal

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9A0386F2ED03C811B35E00BE9C824EB1\ProductName

How to delete Rinse from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Rinse is an application marketed by the software company UNKNOWN. Sometimes, users want to erase it. This is difficult because uninstalling this manually takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK way to erase Rinse is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 potent uninstaller and general utility to clean your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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 programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Rinse or simply click the Search feature and type in "Rinse". If it exists on your system the Rinse application will be found very quickly. After you select Rinse in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Rinse, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Rinse.
Uninstall Rinse

8. After removing Rinse, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Rinse which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Rinse with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Rinse by UNKNOWN from your PC, we are not saying that Rinse by UNKNOWN is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Rinse in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-09-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-09-22 05:33:48.347