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A way to uninstall Spotify from your PC

This page is about Spotify for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Spotify AB. Open here where you can read more on Spotify AB. More details about Spotify can be seen at . The application is frequently found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify folder (same installation drive as Windows). Spotify's complete uninstall command line is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify\Spotify.exe. Spotify's main file takes around 4.35 MB (4558336 bytes) and its name is spotify.exe.

Spotify is comprised of the following executables which occupy 5.46 MB (5726208 bytes) on disk:

  • spotify.exe (4.35 MB)
  • SpotifyLauncher.exe (61.00 KB)
  • SpotifyWebHelper.exe (1.05 MB)

This page is about Spotify version only. You can find here a few links to other Spotify releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Spotify we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Spotify
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Spotify

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Spotify:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\data_0
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\data_1
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\data_2
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\data_3

Generally the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Clementine\Clementine\Spotify

Additional registry values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{1A449E9F-8EF7-4BB6-8387-F79D5C2857D1}C:\users\UserName\appdata\roaming\spotify\spotify.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{F88F09CD-080B-430F-A3EF-63BD881EF600}C:\users\UserName\appdata\roaming\spotify\spotify.exe

How to erase Spotify from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Spotify is a program released by Spotify AB. Some people decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall Spotify 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Spotify or simply click the Search feature and type in "Spotify". If it exists on your system the Spotify application will be found very quickly. When you click Spotify in the list of programs, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Spotify, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Spotify:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify\Spotify.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Spotify.
Uninstall Spotify

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Spotify by Spotify AB from your computer, we are not saying that Spotify by Spotify AB is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Spotify in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-09-01 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-01 20:49:47.180