Application UniversalForwarder

How to uninstall UniversalForwarder from your computer

UniversalForwarder is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by Splunk, Inc.. You can find out more on Splunk, Inc. or check for application updates here. UniversalForwarder is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\SplunkUniversalForwarder directory, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. MsiExec.exe /X{AF6EB881-FE03-4B17-BE3F-E2E458A524BD} is the full command line if you want to remove UniversalForwarder. UniversalForwarder's primary file takes about 73.20 KB (74960 bytes) and is named btool.exe.

UniversalForwarder installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 182.10 MB (190950560 bytes) on disk.

  • btool.exe (73.20 KB)
  • btprobe.exe (73.20 KB)
  • classify.exe (73.20 KB)
  • openssl.exe (500.70 KB)
  • splunk-admon.exe (14.16 MB)
  • splunk-compresstool.exe (74.70 KB)
  • splunk-MonitorNoHandle.exe (14.09 MB)
  • splunk-netmon.exe (14.19 MB)
  • splunk-perfmon.exe (14.23 MB)
  • splunk-powershell.exe (14.18 MB)
  • splunk-regmon.exe (14.24 MB)
  • splunk-winevtlog.exe (14.32 MB)
  • splunk-winhostinfo.exe (14.11 MB)
  • splunk-winprintmon.exe (14.15 MB)
  • splunk-wmi.exe (14.09 MB)
  • splunk.exe (491.20 KB)
  • splunkd.exe (38.92 MB)
  • srm.exe (177.70 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to UniversalForwarder version only. Click on the links below for other UniversalForwarder versions: to view all...

How to remove UniversalForwarder from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

UniversalForwarder is a program by Splunk, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY approach to remove 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 already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate UniversalForwarder or simply click the Search feature and type in "UniversalForwarder". The UniversalForwarder app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select UniversalForwarder in the list , the following information about the program is available to you:

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

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

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that UniversalForwarder by Splunk, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove UniversalForwarder in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2019-10-14 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-10-14 15:44:06.283