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A guide to uninstall WhatsApp from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall WhatsApp for Windows. The Windows release was created by WhatsApp. You can read more on WhatsApp or check for application updates here. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp folder (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\Update.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall WhatsApp. WhatsApp's main file takes around 2.10 MB (2200336 bytes) and is called squirrel.exe.

The following executables are contained in WhatsApp. They take 59.67 MB (62564416 bytes) on disk.

  • squirrel.exe (2.10 MB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (648.27 KB)
  • WhatsApp.exe (54.84 MB)


The current page applies to WhatsApp version 0.2.7305 only. For other WhatsApp versions please click below:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove WhatsApp.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\Temp\WhatsApp Crashes
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WhatsApp
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp

The files below remain on your disk by WhatsApp's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\Temp\WhatsApp Crashes\operation_log.txt
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app.ico
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\blink_image_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\content_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\content_shell.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\d3dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\ffmpeg.dll
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\icudtl.dat
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\libEGL.dll
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\libGLESv2.dll
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\LICENSE
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\am.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\da.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\de.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\el.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\en-GB.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\en-US.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\es.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\et.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\fake-bidi.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\he.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\id.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\it.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\pt-BR.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\pt-PT.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\te.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\th.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\tr.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\uk.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\vi.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\zh-CN.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\locales\zh-TW.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\natives_blob.bin
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\node.dll
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\pdf_viewer_resources.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\resources\app.asar
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\resources\electron.asar
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\snapshot_blob.bin
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\squirrel.exe
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\SquirrelSetup.log
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\ui_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\views_resources_200_percent.pak
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\app-0.2.7305\WhatsApp.exe
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\RELEASES
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\WhatsApp-0.2.7305-full.nupkg
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\packages\WhatsApp-0.2.9229-full.nupkg
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\SquirrelSetup.log
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\Update.exe
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\WhatsApp.exe
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\UserName Pinned\TaskBar\WhatsApp.lnk
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\WhatsApp.v0.2.7305.x64_p30download.com.lnk
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WhatsApp\WhatsApp.lnk
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_0
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_1
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_2
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\data_3
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000001
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000002
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000003
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000004
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\f_000005
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cache\index
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\Cookies
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\databases\Databases.db
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\File System\000\t\Paths\000003.log
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\File System\000\t\Paths\CURRENT
  • C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Roaming\WhatsApp\File System\000\t\Paths\LOCK

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WhatsApp

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\WhatsApp.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\a.jamshidian\AppData\Local\WhatsApp\WhatsApp.exe.FriendlyAppName


How to uninstall WhatsApp from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WhatsApp is an application offered by the software company WhatsApp. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove this program. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this manually requires some know-how regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE way 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.

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  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate WhatsApp or simply activate the Search feature and type in "WhatsApp". If it is installed on your PC the WhatsApp program will be found automatically. When you select WhatsApp in the list of applications, some data about the program is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about WhatsApp, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove WhatsApp.
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8. After removing WhatsApp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong WhatsApp that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling WhatsApp using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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



Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to uninstall WhatsApp by WhatsApp from your computer, nor are we saying that WhatsApp by WhatsApp is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall WhatsApp supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-12-05 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-12-05 20:35:57.773