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A guide to uninstall Spotify from your system

You can find below details on how to uninstall Spotify for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Spotify AB. Take a look here where you can read more on Spotify AB. Click on to get more facts about Spotify on Spotify AB's website. The application is frequently located in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's choice. You can remove Spotify by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify\Spotify.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. Spotify.exe is the Spotify's primary executable file and it occupies close to 6.61 MB (6930544 bytes) on disk.

Spotify is comprised of the following executables which occupy 8.80 MB (9231408 bytes) on disk:



  • Spotify.exe (6.61 MB)
  • SpotifyCrashService.exe (503.11 KB)
  • SpotifyLauncher.exe (183.61 KB)
  • SpotifyWebHelper.exe (1.45 MB)
  • wow_helper.exe (72.61 KB)


This web page is about Spotify version 1.0.36.124.11920 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Spotify:

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If you are manually uninstalling Spotify we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Spotify:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Spotify:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\https_pci.spotify.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\https_www.spotify.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\data_0
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\data_1
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\data_2
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\data_3
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000001
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000002
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000003
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000004
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000005
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000006
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000007
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000008
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000009
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000b
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000c
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000e
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00000f
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000010
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000011
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000012
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000013
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000014
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000015
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000016
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000017
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000018
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000019
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00001a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00001b
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00001c
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00001d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000020
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000021
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000022
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000023
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000024
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000025
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000026
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000027
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000028
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000029
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002b
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002c
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002e
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00002f
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000030
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000031
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000032
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000033
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000034
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000035
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000036
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000037
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000038
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000039
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003b
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003c
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003e
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00003f
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000040
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000042
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000043
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000044
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000045
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000046
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000047
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000048
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000049
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00004a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00004d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00004e
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00004f
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000050
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000051
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000052
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000053
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000054
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000055
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000056
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000057
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000058
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000059
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00005a
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00005b
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00005d
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00005e
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_00005f
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000060
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000061
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000062
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000063
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Spotify\Browser\Cache\f_000064

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\spotify
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Spotify
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Spotify




A way to remove Spotify from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Spotify is an application marketed by the software company Spotify AB. Some computer users choose to erase this application. This can be troublesome because doing this manually takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY practice to erase 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your computer.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Spotify or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Spotify". If it is installed on your PC the Spotify program will be found automatically. After you click Spotify in the list , some data regarding the application is made available to you:


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


  • The publisher is: https://www.spotify.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Spotify\Spotify.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Spotify.
Uninstall Spotify


8. After uninstalling Spotify, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Spotify which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Spotify with 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 ready to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Spotify by Spotify AB from your computer, nor are we saying that Spotify by Spotify AB is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Spotify supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-18 04:24:47.413