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A guide to uninstall World of Warcraft from your PC

World of Warcraft is a computer program. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Check out here for more info on Blizzard Entertainment. World of Warcraft is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft directory, depending on the user's decision. World of Warcraft's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Blizzard Entertainment\World of Warcraft\Uninstall.exe. Launcher.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 10.15 MB (10639432 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with World of Warcraft. They occupy about 54.78 MB (57442352 bytes) on disk.

  • BackgroundDownloader.exe (6.10 MB)
  • Blizzard Updater.exe (2.98 MB)
  • Launcher.exe (10.15 MB)
  • Repair.exe (3.71 MB)
  • Wow.exe (8.54 MB)
  • WowError.exe (90.15 KB)
  • wow- (4.89 MB)
  • wow- (11.22 MB)
  • WoW-4.3-5.0.15890-enUS-Downloader.exe (5.47 MB)
  • World of Warcraft Migration Setup.exe (1.65 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of World of Warcraft. Click on the links below for other World of Warcraft versions: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall World of Warcraft you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft

The files below were left behind on your disk by World of Warcraft when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\BlizzardError.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\config\1a\f7\1af775c03c0be2bc4ddf7fcbbc7c5073
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\config\6f\c5\6fc5abd7551ef630106f03b7fcd00028
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\config\92\a1\92a12949ec77db660d851c9f9084fdca
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0000000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0000000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0100000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0100000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0200000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0200000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0300000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0300000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0400000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0400000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0500000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0500000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0600000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0600000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0700000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0700000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0800000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0800000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0900000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0900000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0a00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0a00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0b00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0b00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0c00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0c00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0d00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0d00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0e00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0e00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0f00000002.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\0f00000003.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\data.000
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\data.001
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\data\shmem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\AccountBilling.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\connection-help.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Credits.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Credits_BC.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Credits_CC.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Credits_LK.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Documentation\Manual.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Documentation\Manual_CAT.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Documentation\Manual_TBC.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\Documentation\Manual_WLK.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\eula.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\TechSupport.url
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\termination.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\enGB\tos.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\0066673be05bb6250a0768cb19bef703.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\00807a3f6a051287fbbad0d24d17f7bc.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\00c79a72a9c5a32ab942a77e86da3e03.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\014423d7097541dbc7cc94cd6282fb8b.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\027eabf4b2ea84c0d60a285bbf6a96db.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\02b3be6db342231110c7ecec0021d9a3.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\04a37b430d18f3c7e4a37d8add5e7b50.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\0563db64599f9c129182c187413a3a5a.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\061d7bc93e0ea029e59bae32f5f55d72.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\071291efc4a77f53f6ddd3032c1e4f76.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\076c10fdfc7f6f921d53c986e4c3de70.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\08dc22fdd3a64fae36e6a98c4820daf8.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\0a4f677c55937fb59bbbf12ac3d6dceb.index
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  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\0bd54389dbc2b8cd3dd1d6cdec322844.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\0bdadd5a7405c7582b39961e0af1bb4a.index
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  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\17490630aa44bfc85751461c55de3ee3.index
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  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\19b611e76db1a7c573be8c0b4537538b.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1a4ad9b3b791bae08ef8061888fdbed3.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1a51a72edbc8fd6c55e31347b227ab81.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1ba463bd4a5c2c764172523f96d6645e.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1bbedcb2236d8dbd74a86f1cdbb38fe6.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1bd61fb0af6a5300ac216cdd5472c788.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1c62a02db462dc2cf7136a04a0a41d59.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1d0c8f54218f58d8b40a1d464cc4aec5.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1e046e9bf14a5e0f3b0115f4a404f687.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1e1692b98d74602bc735726b9e16583e.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\1f110cb5364ae743e345ed393dee3f7e.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\214b220a96ca17b2d5dfb7f185136b91.index
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\World of Warcraft\Data\indices\221886ca5fb1109d50f1f890e8fb3f6e.index

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Blizzard Entertainment\World of Warcraft
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Blizzard Entertainment\World of Warcraft
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\World of Warcraft

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{1140A95B-6D70-4C9B-AEE6-1F9C0194D6DE}C:\program files (x86)\world of warcraft\temp\wow-4.3-5.0.15890-enus-downloader.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{8574B627-5582-4914-9523-EEE4F91DB6BB}C:\program files (x86)\world of warcraft\temp\wow-4.3-5.0.15890-enus-downloader.exe

A way to delete World of Warcraft from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

World of Warcraft is a program offered by the software company Blizzard Entertainment. Some people decide to remove this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because deleting this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to remove World of Warcraft 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install 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 good package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools button
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. Navigate the list of applications until you find World of Warcraft or simply click the Search field and type in "World of Warcraft". The World of Warcraft program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select World of Warcraft in the list , the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding World of Warcraft, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall World of Warcraft.
Uninstall World of Warcraft

8. After removing World of Warcraft, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click 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 are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove World of Warcraft by Blizzard Entertainment from your PC, we are not saying that World of Warcraft by Blizzard Entertainment is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove World of Warcraft in case 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' PCs.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 20:21:09.433