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A way to uninstall Start-menyn from your PC

This page is about Start-menyn for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Pokki. More info about Pokki can be seen here. Start-menyn is typically installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Pokki\Engine folder, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. "%LOCALAPPDATA%\Pokki\Engine\HostAppService.exe" /UNINSTALLMENU is the full command line if you want to uninstall Start-menyn. Start-menyn's main file takes around 2.92 MB (3061248 bytes) and is called StartMenuIndexer.exe.

Start-menyn is composed of the following executables which occupy 20.80 MB (21813576 bytes) on disk:

  • HostAppService.exe (7.50 MB)
  • HostAppServiceUpdater.exe (10.32 MB)
  • StartMenuIndexer.exe (2.92 MB)
  • wow_helper.exe (65.50 KB)

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Start-menyn.lnk
  • C:\Windows.old\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Pokki\Engine\HostAppService.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Pokki_Start_Menu

A way to remove Start-menyn from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Start-menyn is a program marketed by Pokki. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is hard because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. The best EASY manner to uninstall Start-menyn 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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 applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Start-menyn or simply click the Search field and type in "Start-menyn". If it is installed on your PC the Start-menyn application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Start-menyn in the list of apps, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Start-menyn, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Start-menyn.
Uninstall Start-menyn

8. After uninstalling Start-menyn, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Start-menyn that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Start-menyn 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 ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Start-menyn by Pokki from your computer, nor are we saying that Start-menyn by Pokki is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Start-menyn in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2015-08-06 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-08-05 22:20:38.343