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A way to uninstall Skype Web Plugin from your PC

This info is about Skype Web Plugin for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Skype Technologies S.A.. More data about Skype Technologies S.A. can be found here. Further information about Skype Web Plugin can be seen at . The application is frequently found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\ directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Skype Web Plugin by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{75BBD24C-C19A-4885-B8FD-EB15009277D3}. Note that you might get a notification for administrator rights. PluginHost.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 416.18 KB (426168 bytes) on disk.

Skype Web Plugin installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 925.44 KB (947648 bytes) on disk.

  • EdgeCalling.exe (78.18 KB)
  • GatewayVersion-x64.exe (143.21 KB)
  • GatewayVersion.exe (44.70 KB)
  • PluginHost.exe (416.18 KB)
  • SkypeShell.exe (243.17 KB)

This page is about Skype Web Plugin version only. You can find below info on other versions of Skype Web Plugin: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry data can not be uninstalled when you remove Skype Web Plugin from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Skype Web Plugin:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\

The files below were left behind on your disk by Skype Web Plugin when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\Components\SkypeCore.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\Components\VideoRenderer.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\EdgeBroker.winmd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\EdgeBrokerPS.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\EdgeCalling.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\GatewayActiveX.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\GatewayVersion.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\msvcp120.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\msvcr120.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\npGatewayNpapi.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\PluginHost.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\PluginLogging.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\SkypeShell.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\SkypeShell.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\SkypeShellHook.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\ThirdPartyNotices.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\vccorlib120.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{75BBD24C-C19A-4885-B8FD-EB15009277D3}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Installer\{75BBD24C-C19A-4885-B8FD-EB15009277D3}\

How to uninstall Skype Web Plugin from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype Web Plugin is a program by Skype Technologies S.A.. Sometimes, users want to uninstall it. This is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE approach to uninstall Skype Web Plugin is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about 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 a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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 programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Skype Web Plugin or simply activate the Search field and type in "Skype Web Plugin". If it is installed on your PC the Skype Web Plugin program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Skype Web Plugin in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Skype Web Plugin, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Skype Web Plugin:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{75BBD24C-C19A-4885-B8FD-EB15009277D3}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Skype Web Plugin.
Uninstall Skype Web Plugin

8. After removing Skype Web Plugin, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Skype Web Plugin which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Skype Web Plugin using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Skype Web Plugin by Skype Technologies S.A. from your computer, we are not saying that Skype Web Plugin by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Skype Web Plugin supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 16:58:29.013