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 one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Xfire or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Xfire". If it is installed on your PC the Xfire program will be found very quickly. When you click Xfire in the list , some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Xfire, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing 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