VLC media player 2.0.6 VLC media player 2.0.6

How to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6 from your PC

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove VLC media player 2.0.6 for Windows. The Windows version was developed by VideoLAN. More information on VideoLAN can be found here. More details about the application VLC media player 2.0.6 can be seen at . Usually the VLC media player 2.0.6 application is found in the C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC directory, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove VLC media player 2.0.6 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. vlc.exe is the VLC media player 2.0.6's primary executable file and it occupies around 121.50 KB (124416 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of VLC media player 2.0.6. They occupy about 452.18 KB (463036 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (219.18 KB)
  • vlc-cache-gen.exe (111.50 KB)
  • vlc.exe (121.50 KB)

This info is about VLC media player 2.0.6 version 2.0.6 only. You can find below a few links to other VLC media player 2.0.6 versions:

When you're planning to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportArchive\AppCrash_vlc.exe_17e0f8583753c12cc24f061f2da7e616140cb_0b96ccb3

The files below remain on your disk when you remove VLC media player 2.0.6:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportArchive\AppCrash_vlc.exe_17e0f8583753c12cc24f061f2da7e616140cb_0b96ccb3\Report.wer

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\vlc_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\vlc_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VLC media player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\,version=2.0.6

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

How to delete VLC media player 2.0.6 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VLC media player 2.0.6 is an application by the software company VideoLAN. Some users decide to remove it. This can be troublesome because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to PCs. One of the best QUICK approach to remove VLC media player 2.0.6 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 on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate VLC media player 2.0.6 or simply activate the Search field and type in "VLC media player 2.0.6". If it is installed on your PC the VLC media player 2.0.6 app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click VLC media player 2.0.6 in the list , some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about VLC media player 2.0.6, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VLC media player 2.0.6:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove VLC media player 2.0.6.
Uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6

8. After uninstalling VLC media player 2.0.6, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong VLC media player 2.0.6 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VLC media player 2.0.6 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6 by VideoLAN from your PC, we are not saying that VLC media player 2.0.6 by VideoLAN is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VLC media player 2.0.6 supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and 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: 2016-06-19 03:38:55.947