WinArchiver WinArchiver

A way to uninstall WinArchiver from your system

WinArchiver is a software application. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Power Software Ltd. More information on Power Software Ltd can be found here. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\WinArchiver directory. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling WinArchiver is C:\Program Files\WinArchiver\uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called WinArchiver.exe and its approximative size is 1.72 MB (1808696 bytes).

WinArchiver installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 2.48 MB (2597826 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (90.22 KB)
  • wacmd.exe (11.80 KB)
  • WAHELPER.EXE (470.30 KB)
  • WAService.exe (198.30 KB)
  • WinArchiver.exe (1.72 MB)

This info is about WinArchiver version 3.6 alone. You can find below info on other versions of WinArchiver: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall WinArchiver.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WinArchiver

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\7z.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\History.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\lame_enc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Arabic.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Belarusian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Bosnian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Bulgarian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\cn_sc.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\cn_tc.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Czech.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Dutch.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Farsi.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\German.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Hungarian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Indonesian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Italian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Spanish.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Lang\Turkish.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\libFLAC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\License.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\MACDll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\Readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\setup64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\wacmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\WAService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\WASHELL.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\WinArchiver.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\zipnew.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\WinArchiver\Upgrade\winarchiver.ini

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\WinArchiver.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\ShellEx\ContextMenuHandlers\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\WinArchiver.7Z
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\WinArchiver_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\WinArchiver_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\WinArchiver
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\eventlog\Application\WinArchiver Service
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\WinArchiver Service

Open regedit.exe to delete the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\WinArchiver\WinArchiver.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\WinArchiver Service\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\WinArchiver Service\ImagePath

A way to erase WinArchiver using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinArchiver is a program released by Power Software Ltd. Some people try to erase this program. This is troublesome because removing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE practice to erase WinArchiver 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find WinArchiver or simply click the Search feature and type in "WinArchiver". If it exists on your system the WinArchiver program will be found automatically. After you select WinArchiver in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about WinArchiver, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove WinArchiver.
Uninstall WinArchiver

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

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall WinArchiver by Power Software Ltd from your computer, nor are we saying that WinArchiver by Power Software Ltd is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall WinArchiver in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 14:22:24.517