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A guide to uninstall Snagit 12 from your PC

This page is about Snagit 12 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by TechSmith Corporation. More information on TechSmith Corporation can be found here. You can get more details about Snagit 12 at . Snagit 12 is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12 folder, subject to the user's option. You can remove Snagit 12 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{FDEC2BE1-5F84-4249-943B-4364251A56BE}. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is titled Snagit32.exe and occupies 7.00 MB (7340864 bytes).

The executables below are part of Snagit 12. They take about 16.32 MB (17109176 bytes) on disk.

  • Snagit32.exe (7.00 MB)
  • SnagitEditor.exe (8.06 MB)
  • SnagitPI.exe (111.34 KB)
  • SnagitPI64.exe (129.84 KB)
  • SnagPriv.exe (134.81 KB)
  • TscHelp.exe (45.00 KB)
  • dotNetFx40_Full_setup.exe (868.57 KB) to view all...

This page is about Snagit 12 version 12.2.0 alone. You can find below info on other releases of Snagit 12: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Snagit 12 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Snagit 12:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\TechSmith\Snagit

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12\2KXP\SnagitD12.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12\2KXP\SNAGITP12.GPD
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12\2KXP\SNAGITP12.INI
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Snagit 12\2KXP\SP2K.INF

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SnagIt.12.Picture

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\SnagitEditor.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{14272504-E2BE-4976-A47C-7AEE1711C690}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1850475C-1368-4A09-91CB-1E226A27EC58}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{18D28919-E829-45EE-B7A7-D20868ABDD6E}\LocalServer32\

A way to remove Snagit 12 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Snagit 12 is an application offered by TechSmith Corporation. Frequently, users want to remove it. This is hard because removing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to remove Snagit 12 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Snagit 12 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Snagit 12". The Snagit 12 program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Snagit 12 in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Snagit 12, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Snagit 12:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{FDEC2BE1-5F84-4249-943B-4364251A56BE}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Snagit 12.
Uninstall Snagit 12

8. After removing Snagit 12, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Snagit 12 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Snagit 12 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Snagit 12 by TechSmith Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Snagit 12 by TechSmith Corporation is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Snagit 12 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:19:03.647