VLC media player 2.0.5 VLC media player 2.0.5

A way to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5 from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to remove VLC media player 2.0.5 for Windows. It is developed by VideoLAN. More information about VideoLAN can be read here. More data about the software VLC media player 2.0.5 can be found at . VLC media player 2.0.5 is normally installed in the C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC folder, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. The full command line for uninstalling VLC media player 2.0.5 is C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called vlc.exe and it has a size of 106.00 KB (108544 bytes).

VLC media player 2.0.5 is composed of the following executables which take 415.48 KB (425454 bytes) on disk:

  • uninstall.exe (204.98 KB)
  • vlc-cache-gen.exe (104.50 KB)
  • vlc.exe (106.00 KB)

The current web page applies to VLC media player 2.0.5 version 2.0.5 alone. After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5:
  • C:\Users\UserName.UserName-PC\AppData\Roaming\vlc

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName.UserName-PC\AppData\Roaming\vlc\ml.xspf
  • C:\Users\UserName.UserName-PC\AppData\Roaming\vlc\vlc-qt-interface.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName.UserName-PC\AppData\Roaming\vlc\vlcrc

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VLC media player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\,version=2.0.5

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe

A way to erase VLC media player 2.0.5 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VLC media player 2.0.5 is a program by the software company VideoLAN. Some computer users choose to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because removing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE way to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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 computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find VLC media player 2.0.5 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VLC media player 2.0.5". The VLC media player 2.0.5 program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click VLC media player 2.0.5 in the list of programs, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about VLC media player 2.0.5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VLC media player 2.0.5:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove VLC media player 2.0.5.
Uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5

8. After removing VLC media player 2.0.5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VLC media player 2.0.5 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing VLC media player 2.0.5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5 by VideoLAN from your computer, we are not saying that VLC media player 2.0.5 by VideoLAN is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.5 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:17:39.973