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How to uninstall WhatsApp from your computer

WhatsApp is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by WhatsApp. More information on WhatsApp can be found here. The application is usually found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp directory. Take into account that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. WhatsApp's full uninstall command line is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\Update.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 2.10 MB (2200336 bytes) on disk and is named squirrel.exe.

WhatsApp contains of the executables below. They occupy 249.30 MB (261411424 bytes) on disk.




  • squirrel.exe (2.10 MB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (648.27 KB)
  • squirrel.exe (1.85 MB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (84.20 MB)
  • squirrel.exe (2.10 MB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (77.85 MB)
  • WhatsApp_ExecutionStub.exe (645.00 KB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (77.85 MB)
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The information on this page is only about version 0.2.6968 of WhatsApp. You can find below info on other releases of WhatsApp:

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

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\WhatsApp Crashes
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WhatsApp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\150\com_squirrel_WhatsApp_WhatsApp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\blink_image_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\content_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\content_shell.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\LICENSE
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\am.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\da.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\de.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\el.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\es.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\et.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\fake-bidi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\he.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\id.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\it.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\te.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\th.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\node.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\pdf_viewer_resources.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\resources\app.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\resources\electron.asar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\snapshot_blob.bin
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\squirrel.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\SquirrelSetup.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\ui_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\views_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.6968\WhatsApp.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-console-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-datetime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-file-l2-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-namedpipe-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-rtlsupport-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\api-ms-win-core-timezone-l1-1-0.dll

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

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2005852921-805939743-3173931386-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume4\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.3.2386\WhatsApp.exe


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

WhatsApp is an application marketed by WhatsApp. Sometimes, users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY solution to remove WhatsApp is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:





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3. Click on the General Tools button
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4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
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5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate WhatsApp or simply click the Search feature and type in "WhatsApp". If it exists on your system the WhatsApp application will be found very quickly. When you select WhatsApp in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding WhatsApp, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove WhatsApp.
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8. After removing WhatsApp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of WhatsApp which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing WhatsApp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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



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 application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall WhatsApp supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-09 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-08 23:01:28.650