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How to uninstall Skype from your PC

Skype is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by Go over here for more info on You can read more about about Skype at . Skype is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop directory, regulated by the user's choice. You can uninstall Skype by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\unins000.exe. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. The application's main executable file is labeled Skype.exe and it has a size of 87.42 MB (91667312 bytes).

Skype installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 88.32 MB (92613318 bytes) on disk.

  • Skype.exe (87.42 MB)
  • unins000.exe (923.83 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Skype

A way to uninstall Skype from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype is an application by Sometimes, people want to remove this application. This can be hard because removing this manually takes some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK approach to remove Skype 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Skype or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Skype". If it exists on your system the Skype application will be found very quickly. When you select Skype in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Skype, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Skype

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Skype
Uninstall Skype

8. After uninstalling Skype, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Skype which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Skype with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Skype by from your computer, we are not saying that Skype by is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Skype in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-06-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-09 13:46:34.040