How to uninstall SIMATIC STEP 7 from your computer

This page is about SIMATIC STEP 7 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Siemens AG. More info about Siemens AG can be read here. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files\Common Files\Siemens\Bin directory. Take into account that this path can vary depending on the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling SIMATIC STEP 7 is C:\Program Files\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\setupdeinstaller.exe /x {B3372270-9C79-42D7-BF46-00755A0C1A87}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 205.33 KB (210256 bytes) on disk and is named setupdeinstaller.exe.

The following executables are installed along with SIMATIC STEP 7. They occupy about 205.33 KB (210256 bytes) on disk.

  • setupdeinstaller.exe (205.33 KB)

The current web page applies to SIMATIC STEP 7 version 05.05.0000 alone. You can find below a few links to other SIMATIC STEP 7 releases: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove SIMATIC STEP 7.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Siemens Automation\SIMATIC\STEP 7
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\SIMATIC\STEP 7

Files remaining:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Siemens Automation\SIMATIC\STEP 7\Configure SIMATIC Workspace.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Siemens Automation\SIMATIC\STEP 7\Converting S5 Files.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Siemens Automation\SIMATIC\STEP 7\Install hardware updates.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Siemens Automation\SIMATIC\STEP 7\LAD, STL, FBD - Programming S7 Blocks.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\946D8ABA6609C3242911F0F1D8417E98

How to uninstall SIMATIC STEP 7 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SIMATIC STEP 7 is an application released by Siemens AG. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall it. This is efortful because removing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY solution to uninstall SIMATIC STEP 7 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find SIMATIC STEP 7 or simply click the Search field and type in "SIMATIC STEP 7". If it exists on your system the SIMATIC STEP 7 app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select SIMATIC STEP 7 in the list of apps, the following information about the program is shown to you:

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

8. After removing SIMATIC STEP 7, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong SIMATIC STEP 7 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SIMATIC STEP 7 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer 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)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove SIMATIC STEP 7 by Siemens AG from your PC, nor are we saying that SIMATIC STEP 7 by Siemens AG is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove SIMATIC STEP 7 supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 09:12:45.930