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How to uninstall Windows Firewall Control from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Windows Firewall Control for Windows. It is produced by Further information on can be found here. More info about the software Windows Firewall Control can be found at . The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\wfc.exe -uninstall is the full command line if you want to uninstall Windows Firewall Control. wfc.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 560.00 KB (573440 bytes) on disk.

Windows Firewall Control is composed of the following executables which take 654.50 KB (670208 bytes) on disk:

  • wfc.exe (560.00 KB)
  • wfcs.exe (94.50 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Windows Firewall Control. You can find here a few links to other Windows Firewall Control releases: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove Windows Firewall Control.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Windows Firewall Control:
  • C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Windows Firewall Control:
  • C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\restore.wfw
  • C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\wfc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\wfcRU.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\wfcs.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\\Windows Firewall Control
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Windows Firewall Control

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Windows Firewall Control\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Windows Firewall Control\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Windows Firewall Control\InstallationPath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Windows Firewall Control\UninstallString

How to remove Windows Firewall Control from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Windows Firewall Control is a program released by the software company Some computer users want to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because doing this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE practice to erase Windows Firewall Control 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Windows Firewall Control or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Windows Firewall Control". The Windows Firewall Control program will be found very quickly. After you click Windows Firewall Control in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Windows Firewall Control, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Windows Firewall Control:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Windows Firewall Control\wfc.exe -uninstall
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Windows Firewall Control.
Uninstall Windows Firewall Control

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Windows Firewall Control by from your computer, nor are we saying that Windows Firewall Control by is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Windows Firewall Control supposing 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.

2016-12-11 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-11 05:55:16.937