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A guide to uninstall Skype from your system

Skype is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Additional info about can be seen here. More data about the application Skype can be found at . Skype is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop folder, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the program. Skype's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\unins000.exe. Skype's primary file takes about 87.43 MB (91682152 bytes) and its name is Skype.exe.

The executable files below are installed beside Skype They take about 88.34 MB (92626781 bytes) on disk.

  • Skype.exe (87.43 MB)
  • unins000.exe (922.49 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Skype

How to remove Skype from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype is a program by the software company Some computer users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because doing this by hand requires some know-how related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Skype is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 general utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
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 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Skype". If it is installed on your PC the Skype app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Skype in the list , some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Skype, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Skype

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Skype for Desktop\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Skype
Uninstall Skype

8. After uninstalling Skype, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Skype that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Skype using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Skype by from your PC, nor are we saying that Skype by is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Skype supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-06-10 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-10 19:34:06.023