WinSCP 5.5.5 WinSCP 5.5.5

A guide to uninstall WinSCP 5.5.5 from your PC

WinSCP 5.5.5 is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Martin Prikryl. Go over here for more info on Martin Prikryl. Further information about WinSCP 5.5.5 can be found at . Usually the WinSCP 5.5.5 program is installed in the C:\Program Files\WinSCP directory, depending on the user's option during install. WinSCP 5.5.5's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\WinSCP\unins000.exe. WinSCP.exe is the WinSCP 5.5.5's main executable file and it takes close to 10.18 MB (10670424 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of WinSCP 5.5.5. They take about 11.66 MB (12228312 bytes) on disk.

  • unins000.exe (1.17 MB)
  • WinSCP.exe (10.18 MB)
  • pageant.exe (144.00 KB)
  • puttygen.exe (180.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.5.5 of WinSCP 5.5.5. Quite a few files, folders and registry data will be left behind when you want to remove WinSCP 5.5.5 from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall WinSCP 5.5.5 from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\DragExt64.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\winscp.rnd

Generally the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Martin Prikryl\WinSCP 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Martin Prikryl\WinSCP 2

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\WinSCP.exe

How to remove WinSCP 5.5.5 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinSCP 5.5.5 is a program marketed by Martin Prikryl. Frequently, computer users want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be hard because uninstalling this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK way to remove WinSCP 5.5.5 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find WinSCP 5.5.5 or simply click the Search feature and type in "WinSCP 5.5.5". The WinSCP 5.5.5 application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click WinSCP 5.5.5 in the list of applications, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding WinSCP 5.5.5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for WinSCP 5.5.5:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\WinSCP\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall WinSCP 5.5.5.
Uninstall WinSCP 5.5.5

8. After removing WinSCP 5.5.5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong WinSCP 5.5.5 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling WinSCP 5.5.5 with 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 able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove WinSCP 5.5.5 by Martin Prikryl from your PC, nor are we saying that WinSCP 5.5.5 by Martin Prikryl is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove WinSCP 5.5.5 supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-30 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 14:08:42.457