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A way to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 from your computer

Skype™ 7.26 is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by Skype Technologies S.A.. More info about Skype Technologies S.A. can be read here. Click on to get more info about Skype™ 7.26 on Skype Technologies S.A.'s website. Usually the Skype™ 7.26 application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype folder, depending on the user's option during setup. Skype™ 7.26's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{FC965A47-4839-40CA-B618-18F486F042C6}. The application's main executable file has a size of 28.13 MB (29494400 bytes) on disk and is labeled Skype.exe.

Skype™ 7.26 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 31.67 MB (33207424 bytes) on disk.

  • SkypeBrowserHost.exe (329.13 KB)
  • Skype.exe (28.13 MB)
  • SkypeC2CAutoUpdateSvc.exe (1.30 MB)
  • SkypeC2CPNRSvc.exe (1.61 MB)
  • Updater.exe (316.63 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 7.26.101 of Skype™ 7.26. If planning to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Skype™ 7.26 from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Browser\SkypeBrowserHost.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\desktop.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\roottools.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\RtmCodecs.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\RtmMediaManager.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\RtmPal.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\RtmPltfm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\Skype.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\SkypeResources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\SkypeSkylib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\ssScreenVVS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone\VideoN.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\third-party_attributions.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Updater\Updater.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Updater\Updater.exe
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{FC965A47-4839-40CA-B618-18F486F042C6}\SkypeIcon.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\74A569CF9384AC046B81814F680F246C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{FC965A47-4839-40CA-B618-18F486F042C6}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\74A569CF9384AC046B81814F680F246C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{7FDB111D-163D-4687-892A-39A7630F0F92}C:\program files (x86)\skype\phone\skype.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{C63AFD39-74E8-4242-AE84-D9D885854E73}C:\program files (x86)\skype\phone\skype.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SkypeUpdate\ImagePath

How to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype™ 7.26 is an application offered by the software company Skype Technologies S.A.. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be hard because deleting this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY solution to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Skype™ 7.26 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Skype™ 7.26". If it is installed on your PC the Skype™ 7.26 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Skype™ 7.26 in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Skype™ 7.26, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Skype™ 7.26:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{FC965A47-4839-40CA-B618-18F486F042C6}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Skype™ 7.26.
Uninstall Skype™ 7.26

8. After uninstalling Skype™ 7.26, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Skype™ 7.26 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Skype™ 7.26 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 by Skype Technologies S.A. from your computer, nor are we saying that Skype™ 7.26 by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Skype™ 7.26 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-26 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 13:35:13.893