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A way to uninstall Winamp from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Winamp for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Nullsoft, Inc. Further information on Nullsoft, Inc can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on Winamp on Nullsoft, Inc's website. Usually the Winamp application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling Winamp is C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp\UninstWA.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 1.25 MB (1307136 bytes) on disk and is titled winamp.exe.

Winamp contains of the executables below. They take 1.41 MB (1480550 bytes) on disk.

  • UninstWA.exe (133.85 KB)
  • winamp.exe (1.25 MB)
  • winampa.exe (35.50 KB)

The current web page applies to Winamp version 5.53 only. You can find below info on other versions of Winamp: to view all...

How to erase Winamp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Winamp is an application by the software company Nullsoft, Inc. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK solution to uninstall Winamp is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Winamp or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Winamp". The Winamp program will be found very quickly. When you select Winamp in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Winamp, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Winamp:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp\UninstWA.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Winamp.
Uninstall Winamp

8. After uninstalling Winamp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Winamp that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Winamp using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc from your PC, nor are we saying that Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Winamp in case you decide this is what you want to do. 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 Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 15:10:42.157