Stardock Start8 Stardock Start8

A guide to uninstall Stardock Start8 from your system

Stardock Start8 is a computer program. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is written by Stardock Software, Inc.. You can find out more on Stardock Software, Inc. or check for application updates here. Click on to get more info about Stardock Start8 on Stardock Software, Inc.'s website. The application is usually located in the C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8 directory (same installation drive as Windows). "C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\uninstall.exe" "/U:C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\uninstall.xml" is the full command line if you want to uninstall Stardock Start8. Start8Config.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 2.13 MB (2233456 bytes) on disk.

Stardock Start8 is composed of the following executables which take 9.81 MB (10282352 bytes) on disk:

  • DeElevate.exe (8.24 KB)
  • DeElevate64.exe (10.24 KB)
  • ExtractS8Theme.exe (143.11 KB)
  • hlp.exe (40.61 KB)
  • Launch.exe (55.45 KB)
  • SasUpgrade.exe (425.09 KB)
  • SDActivate.exe (1.02 MB)
  • SdDisplay.exe (58.59 KB)
  • Start8.exe (235.17 KB)
  • Start8Config.exe (2.13 MB)
  • Start8Srv.exe (139.61 KB)
  • Start8ThemeEdit.exe (1.73 MB)
  • Start8tweak.exe (2.13 MB)
  • Start8_64.exe (240.17 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (1.33 MB)
  • zip.exe (139.64 KB) to view all...

This data is about Stardock Start8 version 1.17.2 only. For other Stardock Start8 versions please click below: to view all...

How to erase Stardock Start8 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Stardock Start8 is an application marketed by Stardock Software, Inc.. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall it. This is efortful because doing this by hand takes some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK action to uninstall Stardock Start8 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW 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 wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Stardock Start8 or simply click the Search field and type in "Stardock Start8". If it exists on your system the Stardock Start8 program will be found very quickly. After you select Stardock Start8 in the list , the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Stardock Start8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Stardock Start8:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\uninstall.exe" "/U:C:\Program Files\Stardock\Start8\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Stardock Start8.
Uninstall Stardock Start8

8. After uninstalling Stardock Start8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Stardock Start8 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Stardock Start8 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Stardock Start8 by Stardock Software, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Stardock Start8 by Stardock Software, Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Stardock Start8 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-07-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-07-18 02:50:12.140