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How to uninstall Winamp from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall Winamp for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Nullsoft, Inc. Check out here for more details on Nullsoft, Inc. You can see more info on Winamp at . Usually the Winamp application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Winamp folder, depending on the user's option during install. Winamp's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\Winamp\UninstWA.exe. The application's main executable file has a size of 1.52 MB (1592160 bytes) on disk and is titled winamp.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside Winamp. They occupy about 2.50 MB (2619062 bytes) on disk.

  • Elevator.exe (27.34 KB)
  • UninstWA.exe (359.49 KB)
  • winamp.exe (1.52 MB)
  • winampa.exe (73.00 KB)
  • WMFDownloader.exe (477.00 KB)
  • reporter.exe (66.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 5.59 of Winamp. For more Winamp versions please click below: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry entries can be left behind when you want to remove Winamp from your computer.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Winamp

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Winamp\winamp.exe
  • C:\Program Files\XBMC\visualisations\Milkdrop\Winamp-presets(436).zip

Registry that is not uninstalled:

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\{3B29AB5C-52CB-4a36-9314-E3FEE0BA7468}\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{46986115-84D6-459c-8F95-52DD653E532E}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{77A366BA-2BE4-4a1e-9263-7734AA3E99A2}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\feed\shell\open\command\

A way to delete Winamp from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Winamp is a program marketed by the software company Nullsoft, Inc. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall it. This can be easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best EASY practice to uninstall Winamp is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Winamp or simply click the Search feature and type in "Winamp". If it exists on your system the Winamp app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Winamp in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Winamp, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Winamp:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Winamp\UninstWA.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Winamp.
Uninstall Winamp

8. After uninstalling Winamp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Winamp which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Winamp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc from your PC, we are not saying that Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Winamp in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 10:42:40.497