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How to uninstall VeraCrypt from your computer

VeraCrypt is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It is made by IDRIX. More data about IDRIX can be read here. Further information about VeraCrypt can be seen at . Usually the VeraCrypt application is installed in the C:\Program Files\VeraCrypt folder, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove VeraCrypt by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\VeraCrypt\VeraCrypt Setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named VeraCrypt.exe and it has a size of 5.59 MB (5862448 bytes).

VeraCrypt installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 50.23 MB (52672424 bytes) on disk.

  • VeraCrypt Format.exe (5.60 MB)
  • VeraCrypt Setup.exe (33.91 MB)
  • VeraCrypt.exe (5.59 MB)
  • VeraCryptExpander.exe (5.13 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.235 of VeraCrypt. For other VeraCrypt versions please click below: to view all...

How to remove VeraCrypt from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VeraCrypt is a program marketed by IDRIX. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this program. This is easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some experience related to PCs. The best SIMPLE manner to uninstall VeraCrypt 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find VeraCrypt or simply activate the Search field and type in "VeraCrypt". If it exists on your system the VeraCrypt program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click VeraCrypt in the list of apps, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about VeraCrypt, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VeraCrypt:

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

8. After removing VeraCrypt, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong VeraCrypt which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VeraCrypt with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.



This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VeraCrypt by IDRIX from your computer, nor are we saying that VeraCrypt by IDRIX is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall VeraCrypt in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-08-27 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-27 16:43:16.720