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A way to uninstall Torchlight from your PC

Torchlight is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is written by WildTangent. More information on WildTangent can be found here. Click on to get more information about Torchlight on WildTangent's website. Usually the Torchlight application is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight directory, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove Torchlight by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\uninstall\uninstaller.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is labeled Torchlight2-WT.exe and occupies 12.52 MB (13133024 bytes).

Torchlight contains of the executables below. They occupy 18.48 MB (19378648 bytes) on disk.

  • Torchlight2-WT.exe (12.52 MB)
  • WTA-162aaa2d-9d79-4b6b-abc3-d5945d60e2de-wextr.exe (5.62 MB)
  • uninstaller.exe (344.23 KB)

This data is about Torchlight version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Torchlight: to view all...
Torchlight has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\torchlight_ii
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight

The files below are left behind on your disk by Torchlight when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\icons\torchlight_ii.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\translations\torchlight_ii.translation
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\ApplicationOntology\data\wrappers\torchlight_ii\current_game.lua
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\manifest.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\metadata.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_001.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_002.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_003.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_004.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_006.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\NVIDIA\NvBackend\VisualOPSData\torchlight_ii\21523380\torchlight_2_007.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\local_settings.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\mods\mods.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\resourceconfig.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\save\0.SVT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\save\1.svt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\save\2.svt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\save\sharedstash.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savebackup\backup\0.SVT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savebackup\backup\1.SVT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savebackup\tmpbackup\SHAREDSTASH.BIN
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savesbeforecloud\0.SVT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savesbeforecloud\1.SVT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\savesbeforecloud\SHAREDSTASH.BIN
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\settings.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\runic games\torchlight\torched\dataeditor\editorfolder\temp.layout

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\runic games\torchlight
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\RADAR\HeapLeakDetection\DiagnosedApplications\Torchlight.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\RADAR\HeapLeakDetection\DiagnosedApplications\Torchlight2.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\runic games\torchlight

A way to erase Torchlight from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Torchlight is a program marketed by WildTangent. Sometimes, users try to remove it. Sometimes this can be efortful because deleting this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY approach to remove Torchlight 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 an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Torchlight or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Torchlight". If it exists on your system the Torchlight application will be found automatically. When you select Torchlight in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Torchlight, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Torchlight:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\uninstall\uninstaller.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Torchlight.
Uninstall Torchlight

8. After uninstalling Torchlight, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Torchlight that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Torchlight 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 run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Torchlight by WildTangent from your PC, nor are we saying that Torchlight by WildTangent is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Torchlight supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 19:57:40.713