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A guide to uninstall World of Warcraft from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove World of Warcraft for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Blizzard Entertainment. More data about Blizzard Entertainment can be seen here. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for World of Warcraft is C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Blizzard Entertainment\World of Warcraft\Uninstall.exe. World of Warcraft's primary file takes around 10.24 MB (10741088 bytes) and is named Launcher.patch.exe.

World of Warcraft installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 38.70 MB (40578040 bytes) on disk.

  • BackgroundDownloader.exe (3.57 MB)
  • Blizzard Updater.exe (2.92 MB)
  • Launcher.patch.exe (10.24 MB)
  • Repair.exe (3.09 MB)
  • Wow.exe (8.54 MB)
  • WowError.exe (90.15 KB) to view all...

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

How to uninstall World of Warcraft from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

World of Warcraft is a program marketed by Blizzard Entertainment. Frequently, computer users decide to erase this application. This is efortful because deleting this by hand requires some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE solution to erase World of Warcraft is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate World of Warcraft or simply activate the Search feature and type in "World of Warcraft". If it exists on your system the World of Warcraft program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select World of Warcraft in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about World of Warcraft, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall World of Warcraft.
Uninstall World of Warcraft

8. After uninstalling World of Warcraft, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of World of Warcraft which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling World of Warcraft with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall World of Warcraft by Blizzard Entertainment from your computer, nor are we saying that World of Warcraft by Blizzard Entertainment is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall World of Warcraft 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' PCs.

2019-05-31 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-05-31 14:38:28.893