WinSCP 5.9 WinSCP 5.9

A guide to uninstall WinSCP 5.9 from your PC

WinSCP 5.9 is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by Martin Prikryl. You can find out more on Martin Prikryl or check for application updates here. More info about the app WinSCP 5.9 can be found at . The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\unins000.exe is the full command line if you want to remove WinSCP 5.9. The application's main executable file is named WinSCP.exe and its approximative size is 18.00 MB (18879392 bytes).

WinSCP 5.9 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 19.62 MB (20573312 bytes) on disk.

  • unins000.exe (1.22 MB)
  • WinSCP.exe (18.00 MB)
  • pageant.exe (177.87 KB)
  • puttygen.exe (229.87 KB)

This web page is about WinSCP 5.9 version 5.9 alone. WinSCP 5.9 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP

The files below are left behind on your disk by WinSCP 5.9's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\winscp.rnd
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\4G249R2O\winscp.updatestar[1].xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\AVD0O2Y6\winscp[1].xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\AVD0O2Y6\winscp[2].xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\QPYVXZ4I\winscp[1].xml
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\YB7O3F00\winscp.updatestar[1].xml
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\DragExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\Extensions\SearchText.WinSCPextension.ps1
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\Extensions\VerifyFileChecksum.WinSCPextension.ps1
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\Extensions\ZipUpload.WinSCPextension.ps1
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\licence.txt
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\LICENCE
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\pageant.exe
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\putty.chm
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\PuTTY\puttygen.exe
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\unins000.dat
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\unins000.exe
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\unins000.msg
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\WinSCP.exe
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\
  • C:\Program Files\WinSCP\WinSCPnet.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Martin Prikryl\WinSCP 2
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Martin Prikryl\WinSCP 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\winscp3_is1

How to remove WinSCP 5.9 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinSCP 5.9 is a program released by Martin Prikryl. Sometimes, users decide to uninstall this application. This is hard because removing this by hand requires some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY manner to uninstall WinSCP 5.9 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 Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate WinSCP 5.9 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "WinSCP 5.9". If it exists on your system the WinSCP 5.9 program will be found automatically. After you click WinSCP 5.9 in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about WinSCP 5.9, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for WinSCP 5.9:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove WinSCP 5.9.
Uninstall WinSCP 5.9

8. After uninstalling WinSCP 5.9, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong WinSCP 5.9 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling WinSCP 5.9 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove WinSCP 5.9 by Martin Prikryl from your computer, nor are we saying that WinSCP 5.9 by Martin Prikryl is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove WinSCP 5.9 supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-23 09:41:17.217