How to uninstall TomTom HOME from your computer

This page contains detailed information on how to remove TomTom HOME for Windows. It was coded for Windows by TomTom. Further information on TomTom can be found here. More details about TomTom HOME can be found at . Usually the TomTom HOME application is placed in the C:\Program Files\TomTom HOME 2 directory, depending on the user's option during install. TomTom HOME's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{9017CEAF-BE5A-4F73-8A0E-C87E26971E55}. TomTomHOME.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 102.45 KB (104904 bytes) on disk.

TomTom HOME contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.42 MB (1491372 bytes) on disk.

  • HOMERunner.exe (229.35 KB)
  • TomTomHOME.exe (102.45 KB)
  • TomTomHOMERunner.exe (241.96 KB)
  • TomTomHOMEService.exe (90.46 KB)
  • Uninstall TomTom HOME.exe (239.45 KB)
  • e2fsck.exe (301.50 KB)
  • HOMERuntime.exe (94.35 KB)
  • regxpcom.exe (13.00 KB)
  • shlibsign.exe (18.00 KB)
  • TomTomHOMEProvisioning.exe (6.98 KB)
  • TomTomHOMERuntime.exe (95.42 KB)
  • xpcshell.exe (23.50 KB) to view all...

This web page is about TomTom HOME version 2.9.1 alone. For other TomTom HOME versions please click below: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall TomTom HOME.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TomTom HOME 2
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\TomTom\HOME
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TomTom\HOME

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TomTom HOME 2\ext2fs\cygwin1.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TomTom HOME 2\ext2fs\e2fsck.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TomTom HOME 2\helpcontent\help.jar
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TomTom HOME 2\license\EULA-af-ZA.html

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TomTom\TomTom HOME
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{9017CEAF-BE5A-4F73-8A0E-C87E26971E55}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\TomTom\TomTom HOME

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{E89F726E-C4F4-4C19-BB19-B647D7FA8478}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\tomtomhome\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\vnd-tomtom-address\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\vnd-tomtom-contentitem\shell\open\command\

A way to erase TomTom HOME from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TomTom HOME is a program released by the software company TomTom. Sometimes, computer users decide to remove it. This can be hard because performing this manually takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE manner to remove TomTom HOME 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find TomTom HOME or simply click the Search field and type in "TomTom HOME". If it is installed on your PC the TomTom HOME app will be found very quickly. After you click TomTom HOME in the list of apps, some data about the program is available to you:

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

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{9017CEAF-BE5A-4F73-8A0E-C87E26971E55}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall TomTom HOME.
Uninstall TomTom HOME

8. After removing TomTom HOME, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong TomTom HOME that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling TomTom HOME with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall TomTom HOME by TomTom from your computer, nor are we saying that TomTom HOME by TomTom is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall TomTom HOME in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-06 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-06 05:26:01.760