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A way to uninstall Skype Web Plugin from your system

Skype Web Plugin is a Windows application. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Skype Technologies S.A.. You can read more on Skype Technologies S.A. or check for application updates here. Detailed information about Skype Web Plugin can be seen at . The application is frequently installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SkypePlugin\ directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Skype Web Plugin is MsiExec.exe /X{E8A70371-2C4D-4B12-831D-6A4BB9AC7AEF}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. SkypeShell.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 271.66 KB (278184 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are incorporated in Skype Web Plugin. They take 543.24 KB (556280 bytes) on disk.

  • EdgeCalling.exe (86.18 KB)
  • GatewayVersion-x64.exe (136.71 KB)
  • GatewayVersion.exe (48.69 KB)
  • SkypeShell.exe (271.66 KB)

This data is about Skype Web Plugin version only. You can find below a few links to other Skype Web Plugin releases: to view all...

How to remove Skype Web Plugin from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Skype Web Plugin is a program marketed by the software company Skype Technologies S.A.. Some computer users choose to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand requires some skill related to PCs. One of the best QUICK procedure 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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Skype Web Plugin or simply click the Search feature and type in "Skype Web Plugin". The Skype Web Plugin application will be found automatically. After you select Skype Web Plugin in the list , some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Skype Web Plugin, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Skype Web Plugin:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{E8A70371-2C4D-4B12-831D-6A4BB9AC7AEF}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Skype Web Plugin.
Uninstall Skype Web Plugin

8. After removing Skype Web Plugin, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Skype Web Plugin which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Skype Web Plugin with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Skype Web Plugin by Skype Technologies S.A. from your PC, we are not saying that Skype Web Plugin by Skype Technologies S.A. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Skype Web Plugin supposing 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' computers.

2016-12-14 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-14 17:53:35.587