WinRar WinRar

How to uninstall WinRar from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove WinRar for Windows. It was developed for Windows by RarLab. You can find out more on RarLab or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on WinRar on RarLab's website. Usually the WinRar program is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\WinRar folder, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove WinRar by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{D4C3AA90-45D7-47B5-B24B-B4CD3B0E0869}. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. WinRar's primary file takes about 946.00 KB (968704 bytes) and its name is WinRAR.exe.

WinRar installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 1.47 MB (1540608 bytes) on disk.

  • Rar.exe (315.50 KB)
  • RarExtLoader.exe (43.00 KB)
  • UnRAR.exe (200.00 KB)
  • WinRAR.exe (946.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 3.80 of WinRar. For more WinRar versions please click below: to view all...

A way to uninstall WinRar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinRar is a program released by RarLab. Some users try to erase this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because doing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK procedure to erase WinRar 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find WinRar or simply activate the Search field and type in "WinRar". The WinRar program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select WinRar in the list , the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding WinRar, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for WinRar:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{D4C3AA90-45D7-47B5-B24B-B4CD3B0E0869}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall WinRar.
Uninstall WinRar

8. After uninstalling WinRar, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of WinRar that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing WinRar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall WinRar by RarLab from your PC, we are not saying that WinRar by RarLab is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall WinRar 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.

2016-07-08 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-07 23:50:51.257