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A way to uninstall Torchlight from your PC

This info is about Torchlight for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by WildTangent. More info about WildTangent can be found here. Click on to get more info about Torchlight on WildTangent's website. Torchlight is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight folder, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. The complete uninstall command line for Torchlight is C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\uninstall\uninstaller.exe. Torchlight-WT.exe is the Torchlight's main executable file and it takes close to 1.12 MB (1169760 bytes) on disk.

Torchlight is comprised of the following executables which take 7.07 MB (7415384 bytes) on disk:

  • Torchlight-WT.exe (1.12 MB)
  • WTA-7e3bcef2-7d08-4a77-a222-bbca5ae77fa8-wextr.exe (5.62 MB)
  • uninstaller.exe (344.23 KB)

The current web page applies to Torchlight version only. For more Torchlight versions please click below: to view all...
If planning to uninstall Torchlight you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Torchlight:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Torchlight:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\common\local_assets\js\debug.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\common\local_assets\js\main.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\en-US\local_assets\js\game.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\GDF.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\Torchlight.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\Torchlight-WT.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\uninstall\uninstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Acer Games\Torchlight\WTA-a535cca0-c5bb-4393-88f8-5b8a53785c8c-wextr.exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\GameExplorer\{3266d333-42e6-4cb3-a50a-a87067dede95}\PlayTasks\0\Torchlight.lnk

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Torchlight-WT_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WTA-a535cca0-c5bb-4393-88f8-5b8a53785c8c

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

Torchlight is a program offered by WildTangent. Frequently, computer users choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK practice to erase Torchlight 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the 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 tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Torchlight or simply click the Search feature and type in "Torchlight". The Torchlight application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Torchlight in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating 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 app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on 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 window will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Torchlight.
Uninstall Torchlight

8. After removing Torchlight, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Torchlight that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Torchlight using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Torchlight by WildTangent from your PC, we are not saying that Torchlight by WildTangent is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Torchlight supposing 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 03:14:23.240