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A guide to uninstall Rockstar Games Launcher from your computer

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Rockstar Games Launcher for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Rockstar Games. Open here where you can find out more on Rockstar Games. Please follow if you want to read more on Rockstar Games Launcher on Rockstar Games's web page. Rockstar Games Launcher is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Launcher directory, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. The full command line for removing Rockstar Games Launcher is C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Launcher\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. LauncherPatcher.exe is the Rockstar Games Launcher's main executable file and it occupies approximately 492.63 KB (504448 bytes) on disk.

Rockstar Games Launcher is comprised of the following executables which occupy 159.06 MB (166785000 bytes) on disk:

  • Launcher.exe (29.55 MB)
  • LauncherPatcher.exe (492.63 KB)
  • RockstarService.exe (1.69 MB)
  • RockstarSteamHelper.exe (988.63 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (6.32 MB)
  • Social-Club-Setup.exe (91.96 MB)
  • vc_redist.x64.exe (14.38 MB)
  • vc_redist.x86.exe (13.71 MB) to view all...

This info is about Rockstar Games Launcher version only. For more Rockstar Games Launcher versions please click below: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Rockstar Games Launcher you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Rockstar Games Launcher from your computer:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Rockstar Games Launcher:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_Rockstar Games_Launcher_LauncherPatcher_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\dxdiag.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\firstrun.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\manifest_launcher_dev_106.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\manifest_launcher_dev_46.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\manifest_launcher_dev_85.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\manifest_launcher_dev_89.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\manifest_launcher_dev_96.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Rockstar Games\Launcher\settings_user.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Rockstar Games\Rockstar Games Launcher.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Rockstar Games Launcher
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rockstar Games\Launcher

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Rockstar Service\ImagePath

How to delete Rockstar Games Launcher from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Rockstar Games Launcher is a program marketed by the software company Rockstar Games. Frequently, computer users try to remove this program. This can be hard because deleting this by hand takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK way to remove Rockstar Games Launcher 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows system.


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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Rockstar Games Launcher or simply click the Search feature and type in "Rockstar Games Launcher". The Rockstar Games Launcher program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Rockstar Games Launcher in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Rockstar Games Launcher, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Rockstar Games Launcher:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Launcher\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Rockstar Games Launcher.
Uninstall Rockstar Games Launcher

8. After uninstalling Rockstar Games Launcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Rockstar Games Launcher that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Rockstar Games Launcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Rockstar Games Launcher by Rockstar Games from your computer, we are not saying that Rockstar Games Launcher by Rockstar Games is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Rockstar Games Launcher supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2020-06-10 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-10 13:16:41.163