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A guide to uninstall Times Reader from your computer

This info is about Times Reader for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by The New York Times Company. More data about The New York Times Company can be seen here. The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Times Reader directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling Times Reader is msiexec /qb /x {A75BC59B-10BF-6B87-DCC7-3501F158ACC6}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. Times Reader.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 139.00 KB (142336 bytes) on disk.

Times Reader contains of the executables below. They occupy 139.00 KB (142336 bytes) on disk.

  • Times Reader.exe (139.00 KB)

The current web page applies to Times Reader version 2.054 only. Click on the links below for other Times Reader versions:

Times Reader has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Times Reader from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader

The files below remain on your disk by Times Reader when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\about\AboutTimesReader.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\ad_request.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\app_icons\NYT_icon_128.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\app_icons\NYT_icon_16.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\app_icons\NYT_icon_32.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\app_icons\NYT_icon_48.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\default_system_strings.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\assets\fonts\NYTFontEmbed.swf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\eula\EULA.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\log_config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\META-INF\AIR\application.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\META-INF\AIR\hash
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\META-INF\AIR\publisherid
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\META-INF\signatures.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\mimetype
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\NewsReader.swf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\oem\OEMInfo.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\patterns\en_US\hyph_02.dic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Times Reader\Times Reader.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B95CB57AFB0178B6CD7C53101F85CA6C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Times Reader_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Times Reader_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\com.nyt.timesreader.78C54164786ADE80CB31E1C5D95607D0938C987A.1

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B95CB57AFB0178B6CD7C53101F85CA6C\ProductName

A way to delete Times Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Times Reader is a program offered by the software company The New York Times Company. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE practice to remove Times Reader 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Times Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "Times Reader". If it is installed on your PC the Times Reader app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Times Reader in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Times Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Times Reader.
Uninstall Times Reader

8. After uninstalling Times Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Times Reader that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Times Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Times Reader by The New York Times Company from your computer, nor are we saying that Times Reader by The New York Times Company is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Times Reader 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' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 06:35:11.283