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A guide to uninstall Winamp from your PC

This page is about Winamp for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Nullsoft, Inc. Take a look here where you can read more on Nullsoft, Inc. You can see more info on Winamp at . Winamp is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp\UninstWA.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Winamp. Winamp's primary file takes about 1.52 MB (1595520 bytes) and is called winamp.exe.

Winamp contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.97 MB (2068772 bytes) on disk.

  • Elevator.exe (27.63 KB)
  • UninstWA.exe (361.54 KB)
  • winamp.exe (1.52 MB)
  • winampa.exe (73.00 KB)

This page is about Winamp version 5.622 alone. Click on the links below for other Winamp versions: to view all...
Winamp has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Winamp
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Winamp

The files below were left behind on your disk by Winamp's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Winamp\Desinstalar Winamp.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Winamp\Novedades.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Winamp\Winamp.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Winamp\demo.mp3

Registry keys:

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\{3B29AB5C-52CB-4a36-9314-E3FEE0BA7468}\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{2758dffc-f9fb-4c62-82c9-fdc9bceb5e9c}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{2758dffc-f9fb-4c62-82c9-fdc9bceb5e9c}\ToolboxBitmap32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{28041299-f00d-4156-88c7-4c663cd47b00}\InprocServer32\

A way to remove Winamp from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Winamp is an application offered by the software company Nullsoft, Inc. Some users want to erase it. This is hard because deleting this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE procedure to erase 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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 existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Winamp or simply activate the Search field and type in "Winamp". If it exists on your system the Winamp program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Winamp in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Winamp, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Winamp:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Winamp\UninstWA.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Winamp.
Uninstall Winamp

8. After removing Winamp, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Winamp that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Winamp with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc from your computer, nor are we saying that Winamp by Nullsoft, Inc is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Winamp supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:41:51.083