WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit)

A guide to uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) for Windows. The Windows version was developed by win.rar GmbH. Go over here for more info on win.rar GmbH. WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) is frequently set up in the C:\Archivos de programa\WinRAR folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the application. The entire uninstall command line for WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) is C:\Archivos de programa\WinRAR\uninstall.exe. WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit)'s main file takes about 1.34 MB (1404368 bytes) and its name is WinRAR.exe.

The executable files below are installed along with WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit). They occupy about 2.27 MB (2376000 bytes) on disk.

  • Rar.exe (485.45 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (160.95 KB)
  • UnRAR.exe (302.45 KB)
  • WinRAR.exe (1.34 MB)

The current web page applies to WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) version 5.20.0 alone. Click on the links below for other WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) versions:

If you are manually uninstalling WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit):
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit):
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_WinRAR_Rar_txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_WinRAR_WhatsNew_txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_WinRAR_WinRAR_chm
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_WinRAR_WinRAR_exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR\Console RAR manual.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR\What is new in the latest version.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR\WinRAR help.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinRAR\WinRAR.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\WinRAR
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\DragDropHandlers\WinRAR
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\WinRAR
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\DragDropHandlers\WinRAR
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\WinRAR archiver

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-3259883687-3289077533-3031844055-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume1\Program Files (x86)\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe

How to delete WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) is an application by the software company win.rar GmbH. Some computer users decide to remove it. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY solution to remove WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) or simply activate the Search field and type in "WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit)". The WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) application will be found very quickly. After you click WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) in the list of applications, some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit), from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit).
Uninstall WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit)

8. After removing WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit), Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your system 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 XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) by win.rar GmbH from your PC, we are not saying that WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) by win.rar GmbH is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove WinRAR 5.20 (32-bit) supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:50:41.253