Application UniversalForwarder

How to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your system

UniversalForwarder is a software application. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Splunk, Inc.. More info about Splunk, Inc. can be read here. The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\SplunkUniversalForwarder folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. You can remove UniversalForwarder by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{2EE05143-AC0C-478F-8318-669B31ECFE20}. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is named btool.exe and its approximative size is 66.19 KB (67776 bytes).

UniversalForwarder contains of the executables below. They occupy 161.28 MB (169116544 bytes) on disk.

  • btool.exe (66.19 KB)
  • btprobe.exe (66.19 KB)
  • classify.exe (66.19 KB)
  • openssl.exe (495.69 KB)
  • splunk-admon.exe (12.67 MB)
  • splunk-compresstool.exe (68.69 KB)
  • splunk-MonitorNoHandle.exe (12.60 MB)
  • splunk-netmon.exe (12.73 MB)
  • splunk-perfmon.exe (12.58 MB)
  • splunk-powershell.exe (12.71 MB)
  • splunk-regmon.exe (12.81 MB)
  • splunk-winevtlog.exe (12.83 MB)
  • splunk-winhostinfo.exe (12.62 MB)
  • splunk-winprintmon.exe (12.66 MB)
  • splunk-wmi.exe (12.60 MB)
  • splunk.exe (433.19 KB)
  • splunkd.exe (33.14 MB)
  • srm.exe (152.19 KB) to view all...

This info is about UniversalForwarder version only. Click on the links below for other UniversalForwarder versions: to view all...

A way to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

UniversalForwarder is an application marketed by the software company Splunk, Inc.. Some people try to remove it. This is difficult because removing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK practice to remove UniversalForwarder is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

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

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate UniversalForwarder or simply activate the Search feature and type in "UniversalForwarder". If it exists on your system the UniversalForwarder app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select UniversalForwarder in the list , some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding UniversalForwarder, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall 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 that belong UniversalForwarder which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing UniversalForwarder with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall UniversalForwarder in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2019-05-14 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-05-14 14:49:12.393