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A way to uninstall Windscribe from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove Windscribe for Windows. It was created for Windows by Windscribe Limited. More information about Windscribe Limited can be seen here. You can read more about on Windscribe at . Windscribe is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Windscribe folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. C:\Program Files (x86)\Windscribe\unins000.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Windscribe. WindscribeLauncher.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 380.60 KB (389736 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are contained in Windscribe. They take 16.02 MB (16794400 bytes) on disk.

  • ChangeIcs.exe (26.60 KB)
  • subinacl.exe (290.60 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.48 MB)
  • Windscribe.exe (10.88 MB)
  • WindscribeInstallHelper.exe (393.60 KB)
  • WindscribeLauncher.exe (380.60 KB)
  • windscribeopenvpn_2_3_17.exe (623.60 KB)
  • windscribeopenvpn_2_4_3.exe (667.60 KB)
  • WindscribeService.exe (432.10 KB)
  • wsappcontrol.exe (571.10 KB)
  • tstunnel.exe (165.10 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (97.99 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (97.67 KB) to view all...

This data is about Windscribe version 1.8033 only. Click on the links below for other Windscribe versions: to view all...
If you're planning to uninstall Windscribe you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Windscribe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Windscribe

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\QI3VM6Z0\windscribe[1].xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Windscribe\Windscribe\log.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Windscribe\Windscribe\prev_log.txt

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Windscribe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{fa690e90-ddb0-4f0c-b3f1-136c084e5fc7}_is1

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{FBC2B32E-2374-4147-A582-F7F62D53A7E8}C:\program files\windscribe\wsappcontrol.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{F8240A48-E61A-4E9B-90A0-23D42642DA2A}C:\program files\windscribe\wsappcontrol.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\tapwindscribe0901\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\WindscribeService\ImagePath

A way to remove Windscribe from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Windscribe is an application marketed by Windscribe Limited. Some computer users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because uninstalling this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY action to uninstall Windscribe 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
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 Windscribe or simply activate the Search field and type in "Windscribe". The Windscribe program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Windscribe in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Windscribe, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Windscribe:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Windscribe\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Windscribe.
Uninstall Windscribe

8. After removing Windscribe, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Windscribe that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Windscribe using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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



This page is not a recommendation to remove Windscribe by Windscribe Limited from your PC, we are not saying that Windscribe by Windscribe Limited is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Windscribe supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-15 22:47:43.323