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A way to uninstall Skype(TM) 7.1 from your system

Skype(TM) 7.1 is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It is made by Skype Technologies S.A.. More information on Skype Technologies S.A. can be found here. You can get more details related to Skype(TM) 7.1 at . Skype(TM) 7.1 is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype folder, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. You can remove Skype(TM) 7.1 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Skype.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 29.65 MB (31087200 bytes) on disk.

Skype(TM) 7.1 installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 33.26 MB (34879968 bytes) on disk.

  • SkypeBrowserHost.exe (312.09 KB)
  • Skype.exe (29.65 MB)
  • SkypeC2CAutoUpdateSvc.exe (1.33 MB)
  • SkypeC2CPNRSvc.exe (1.69 MB)
  • Updater.exe (308.09 KB)

This page is about Skype(TM) 7.1 version 7.1.105 alone. Some files, folders and Windows registry entries will be left behind when you remove Skype(TM) 7.1 from your computer.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Skype

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\Browser\SkypeBrowserHost.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Skype\desktop.ini

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6F1F1B02-1FB0-428A-8525-9BD9E420A0D8}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{89FCA069-AB28-4731-97C2-A9BF40D60D2B}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{92980B1C-033B-4B23-81C7-881168CBFFC9}

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\callto\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\callto\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{22C83263-E4B8-4233-82CD-FB047C6BF13E}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{23350D56-A93F-4FE9-B302-37E262162DC1}\InprocServer32\

How to remove Skype(TM) 7.1 from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype(TM) 7.1 is an application released by Skype Technologies S.A.. Sometimes, people decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall Skype(TM) 7.1 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Skype(TM) 7.1 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Skype(TM) 7.1". If it is installed on your PC the Skype(TM) 7.1 program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Skype(TM) 7.1 in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Skype(TM) 7.1, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Skype(TM) 7.1:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{24991BA0-F0EE-44AD-9CC8-5EC50AECF6B7}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Skype(TM) 7.1.
Uninstall Skype(TM) 7.1

8. After uninstalling Skype(TM) 7.1, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Skype(TM) 7.1 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Skype(TM) 7.1 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Skype(TM) 7.1 by Skype Technologies S.A. from your computer, nor are we saying that Skype(TM) 7.1 by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Skype(TM) 7.1 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-21 07:59:18.427