Application UniversalForwarder

A guide to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your PC

UniversalForwarder is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Splunk, Inc.. More information on Splunk, Inc. can be seen here. UniversalForwarder is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SplunkUniversalForwarder directory, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. The full command line for removing UniversalForwarder is MsiExec.exe /X{2D8287A2-8C7A-41C9-B084-42A3B40734A4}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for administrator rights. btool.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 73.16 KB (74920 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in UniversalForwarder. They occupy 155.71 MB (163268560 bytes) on disk.

  • btool.exe (73.16 KB)
  • btprobe.exe (73.16 KB)
  • classify.exe (73.16 KB)
  • openssl.exe (500.66 KB)
  • splunk-admon.exe (12.12 MB)
  • splunk-compresstool.exe (75.16 KB)
  • splunk-MonitorNoHandle.exe (12.05 MB)
  • splunk-netmon.exe (12.16 MB)
  • splunk-perfmon.exe (12.04 MB)
  • splunk-powershell.exe (12.15 MB)
  • splunk-regmon.exe (12.20 MB)
  • splunk-winevtlog.exe (12.28 MB)
  • splunk-winhostinfo.exe (12.07 MB)
  • splunk-winprintmon.exe (12.11 MB)
  • splunk-wmi.exe (12.06 MB)
  • splunk.exe (463.66 KB)
  • splunkd.exe (33.08 MB)
  • srm.exe (178.16 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of UniversalForwarder. You can find below info on other versions of UniversalForwarder: to view all...

How to erase UniversalForwarder from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

UniversalForwarder is a program released by the software company Splunk, Inc.. Sometimes, users want to erase this program. This is troublesome because doing this manually requires some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase UniversalForwarder is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find UniversalForwarder or simply click the Search field and type in "UniversalForwarder". If it is installed on your PC the UniversalForwarder application will be found automatically. After you select UniversalForwarder in the list of apps, some data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about UniversalForwarder, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove UniversalForwarder.
Uninstall UniversalForwarder

8. After uninstalling UniversalForwarder, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of UniversalForwarder that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling UniversalForwarder with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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



The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall UniversalForwarder in case you want to. 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' PCs.

2018-05-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-05-16 19:21:05.793