Xfire Xfire

A guide to uninstall Xfire from your computer

Xfire is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. Usually the Xfire program is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire directory, depending on the user's option during install. Xfire's main file takes about 3.40 MB (3560832 bytes) and is named Xfire.exe.

Xfire is comprised of the following executables which take 4.69 MB (4919966 bytes) on disk:

  • uninst.exe (68.53 KB)
  • xfencoder.exe (932.00 KB)
  • Xfire.exe (3.40 MB)
  • xfire64.exe (252.88 KB)
  • xfire_exception.exe (73.88 KB)
If you are manually uninstalling Xfire we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Xfire from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Xfire
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire2
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\xfire-2-44-0-761-multi-win_1749

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Xfire\uninst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire2\avcodec-52.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire2\avutil-50.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire2\imageformats\qgif4.dll

Frequently the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\XFIRE.EXE50F64EC900365380
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\XFIRE.EXE538CCE55004B7ED8
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Xfire

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Xfire2\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{43ADAE00-A4ED-4379-A76D-A1FF5D9D334A}_is1\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{43ADAE00-A4ED-4379-A76D-A1FF5D9D334A}_is1\HelpLink
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{43ADAE00-A4ED-4379-A76D-A1FF5D9D334A}_is1\Inno Setup: App Path

How to erase Xfire using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Sometimes, computer users decide to remove it. This is hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK approach to remove Xfire is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Xfire or simply click the Search feature and type in "Xfire". If it is installed on your PC the Xfire application will be found automatically. When you click Xfire in the list of programs, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Xfire, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Xfire.
Uninstall Xfire

8. After uninstalling Xfire, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Xfire which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Xfire using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130