Application UniversalForwarder

A guide to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your PC

This web page is about UniversalForwarder for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Splunk, Inc.. Go over here for more info on Splunk, Inc.. Usually the UniversalForwarder application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\SplunkUniversalForwarder directory, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for removing UniversalForwarder is MsiExec.exe /X{9C30ADEC-5D48-4600-A990-01B78AABF33C}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 66.19 KB (67776 bytes) on disk and is named btool.exe.

UniversalForwarder installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 133.89 MB (140392128 bytes) on disk.

  • btool.exe (66.19 KB)
  • btprobe.exe (66.19 KB)
  • classify.exe (66.19 KB)
  • openssl.exe (463.69 KB)
  • splunk-admon.exe (11.50 MB)
  • splunk-compresstool.exe (68.19 KB)
  • splunk-MonitorNoHandle.exe (11.43 MB)
  • splunk-netmon.exe (11.54 MB)
  • splunk-perfmon.exe (11.41 MB)
  • splunk-regmon.exe (11.64 MB)
  • splunk-winevtlog.exe (11.62 MB)
  • splunk-winhostinfo.exe (11.45 MB)
  • splunk-winprintmon.exe (11.49 MB)
  • splunk-wmi.exe (11.43 MB)
  • splunk.exe (401.69 KB)
  • splunkd.exe (29.11 MB)
  • srm.exe (152.19 KB) to view all...

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

A way to delete UniversalForwarder with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

UniversalForwarder is a program by Splunk, Inc.. Some people try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because deleting this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE action to uninstall UniversalForwarder 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate UniversalForwarder or simply click the Search field and type in "UniversalForwarder". The UniversalForwarder program will be found automatically. When you click UniversalForwarder in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding UniversalForwarder, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall UniversalForwarder.
Uninstall UniversalForwarder

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

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove UniversalForwarder supposing 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.

2018-03-12 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-03-12 07:34:47.977