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How to uninstall Sky Sports from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove Sky Sports for Windows. It is written by Sky. More information on Sky can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on Sky Sports on Sky's web page. The application is often found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports directory. Take into account that this location can vary being determined by the user's decision. You can uninstall Sky Sports by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\unins000.exe. Note that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 54.48 MB (57121224 bytes) on disk and is named Sky Sports.exe.

The following executable files are contained in Sky Sports They take 99.11 MB (103924928 bytes) on disk.

  • Sky Sports.exe (54.48 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.16 MB)
  • CiscoVideoGuard.exe (43.48 MB)

This web page is about Sky Sports version only. A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove Sky Sports from your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Sky\Sky Sports.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\node.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\redist\CiscoVideoGuard.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\resources\app.asar.unpacked\dist\src\ppapi\PepperRenderer.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\Sky Sports.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\unins000.exe

Frequently the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\com.bskyb.skysports_is1

A way to remove Sky Sports with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sky Sports is a program marketed by Sky. Sometimes, users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK action to uninstall Sky Sports 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Sky Sports or simply click the Search feature and type in "Sky Sports". If it is installed on your PC the Sky Sports app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Sky Sports in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Sky Sports, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Sky Sports

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sky\Sky Sports\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Sky Sports
Uninstall Sky Sports

8. After removing Sky Sports, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Sky Sports that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Sky Sports using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.



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

2017-12-11 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-12-11 02:54:44.957