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How to uninstall WhatsApp from your PC

This web page is about WhatsApp for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by WhatsApp. Check out here where you can find out more on WhatsApp. The program is often placed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove WhatsApp by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\Update.exe --uninstall. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is titled squirrel.exe and it has a size of 1.46 MB (1526032 bytes).

WhatsApp installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 78.53 MB (82346288 bytes) on disk.

  • squirrel.exe (1.46 MB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (75.62 MB)


This info is about WhatsApp version 0.2.684 alone. Click on the links below for other WhatsApp versions:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\WhatsApp Crashes
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\000003.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\CURRENT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\LOCK
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\LOG
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\MANIFEST-000001
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\000003.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\CURRENT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\LOCK
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\LOG
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 3\Storage\ext\bgkodfmeijboinjdegggmkbkjfiagaan\E597E9D0BAF6\IndexedDB\https_web.whatsapp.com_0.indexeddb.leveldb\MANIFEST-000001
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\WhatsApp Crashes\operation_log.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\content_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\content_shell.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\LICENSE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\am.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\da.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\de.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\el.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\es.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\et.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\fake-bidi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\he.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\id.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\it.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\te.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\th.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\msvcp120.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\msvcr120.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\node.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\resources\app.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\resources\default_app.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\resources\electron.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\snapshot_blob.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\squirrel.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\SquirrelSetup.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\ui_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\vccorlib120.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\WhatsApp.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.684\xinput1_3.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\RELEASES
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\WhatsApp-0.2.684-full.nupkg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\WhatsApp-0.3.5374-full.nupkg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\SquirrelSetup.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\Update.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WhatsApp\WhatsApp.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_0
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_1
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_2
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_3
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000001
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000002

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WhatsApp


A way to erase WhatsApp from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WhatsApp is a program offered by WhatsApp. Sometimes, people decide to remove this program. This is troublesome because doing this by hand requires some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE approach to remove WhatsApp 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Click on the General Tools category
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4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find WhatsApp or simply click the Search field and type in "WhatsApp". If it exists on your system the WhatsApp application will be found automatically. When you select WhatsApp in the list , some data about the program is available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about WhatsApp, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall WhatsApp.
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8. After removing WhatsApp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong WhatsApp which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling WhatsApp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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



Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall WhatsApp by WhatsApp from your computer, we are not saying that WhatsApp by WhatsApp is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall WhatsApp supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:00:55.890