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A guide to uninstall Tribler from your system

This web page is about Tribler for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by The Tribler Team. More information on The Tribler Team can be seen here. More data about the app Tribler can be found at . The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Tribler folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling Tribler is C:\Program Files\Tribler\Uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is called tribler.exe and its approximative size is 8.06 MB (8451352 bytes).

Tribler is comprised of the following executables which occupy 62.23 MB (65248175 bytes) on disk:

  • tribler.exe (8.06 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (141.30 KB)
  • vc_redist_110.exe (6.85 MB)
  • vc_redist_140.exe (14.30 MB)
  • vc_redist_90.exe (2.26 MB)
  • vlc-2.2.4-win64.exe (30.61 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Tribler version 7.0.1 alone. For other Tribler versions please click below: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Tribler you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Tribler from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Tribler

The files below are left behind on your disk by Tribler's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_bsddb.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_cffi_backend.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_ctypes.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_hashlib.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_multiprocessing.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_socket.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_sqlite3.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_ssl.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_testcapi.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_tkinter.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\_win32sysloader.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-console-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-datetime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-file-l2-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-namedpipe-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-rtlsupport-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-timezone-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-environment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-filesystem-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-locale-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-multibyte-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-stdio-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-time-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\api-ms-win-crt-utility-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\apsw.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\binary-LICENSE.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\bz2.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\certifi\cacert.pem
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\certifi\old_root.pem
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\certifi\weak.pem
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography.hazmat.bindings._constant_time.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography.hazmat.bindings._openssl.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\DESCRIPTION.rst
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\INSTALLER
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\METADATA
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\RECORD
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\top_level.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\cryptography-2.0.3-py2.7.egg-info\WHEEL
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\add.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\browse_folder.svg
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\buffering_animation.svg
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\debug.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\default-placeholder.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\delete.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\dialog_close.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\discovered.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\discovering_animation.svg
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\down_arrow.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\down_arrow_input.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\downloads.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\edit.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\edit_white.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\full_screen.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\gear.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\home.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\info.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\loading_animation.svg
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\menu.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\menu_white.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\page_back.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\pause.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\play.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\playlist_items.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\search.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\share.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\stop.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\subscribed.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\subscribed_not.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\subscribed_yes.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\tribler.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\trust.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\video.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\volume_off.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\images\volume_on.png
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\Include\pyconfig.h
  • C:\Program Files\Tribler\LIBEAY32.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TUDelft\Tribler
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Tribler

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3682388779-651785026-3579110049-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Program Files\Tribler\tribler.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3682388779-651785026-3579110049-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Program Files\Tribler\vc_redist_110.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3682388779-651785026-3579110049-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Program Files\Tribler\vc_redist_140.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3682388779-651785026-3579110049-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Program Files\Tribler\vc_redist_90.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3682388779-651785026-3579110049-1002\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Users\UserName\Downloads\Tribler_7.0.1_x64 (2).exe

How to erase Tribler from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Tribler is a program released by The Tribler Team. Frequently, people choose to uninstall this application. This can be troublesome because removing this by hand takes some know-how regarding PCs. The best QUICK action to uninstall Tribler 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Tribler or simply activate the Search field and type in "Tribler". The Tribler application will be found automatically. After you click Tribler in the list of apps, the following information about the program is made available to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Tribler\Uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Tribler.
Uninstall Tribler

8. After removing Tribler, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Tribler that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Tribler with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.



This page is not a piece of advice to remove Tribler by The Tribler Team from your PC, nor are we saying that Tribler by The Tribler Team is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Tribler supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-02-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-02-16 17:18:32.567