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How to uninstall Surfshark from your PC

Surfshark is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Surfshark. Take a look here for more info on Surfshark. Surfshark is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Surfshark folder, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the program. You can remove Surfshark by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{269744DA-AC6E-431F-A3AC-F94BB3C56779}\Surfshark.exe /i {269744DA-AC6E-431F-A3AC-F94BB3C56779} AI_UNINSTALLER_CTP=1. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is titled Surfshark.exe and its approximative size is 1.81 MB (1897968 bytes).

The executable files below are installed together with Surfshark. They take about 7.44 MB (7799528 bytes) on disk.

  • Surfshark.exe (1.81 MB)
  • Surfshark.Service.exe (789.98 KB)
  • SurfsharkDiagnostics.exe (1.05 MB)
  • openssl.exe (910.13 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (867.48 KB)
  • openssl.exe (924.40 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (1.00 MB)
  • tapinstall.exe (90.14 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (85.64 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 1.0.12 of Surfshark. You can find here a few links to other Surfshark releases: to view all...

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

Surfshark is a program released by Surfshark. Frequently, users choose to remove this application. This can be hard because removing this manually takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY approach to remove Surfshark is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on 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 general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Surfshark or simply click the Search field and type in "Surfshark". If it exists on your system the Surfshark application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Surfshark in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Surfshark, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Surfshark.
Uninstall Surfshark

8. After uninstalling Surfshark, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Surfshark which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Surfshark using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Surfshark by Surfshark from your computer, we are not saying that Surfshark by Surfshark is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Surfshark supposing you want to. 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' computers.

2018-08-27 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-27 18:08:52.493