Yandex.Disk Yandex.Disk

A way to uninstall Yandex.Disk from your computer

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall Yandex.Disk for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Yandex. Further information on Yandex can be found here. More details about Yandex.Disk can be found at . Yandex.Disk is usually set up in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. You can remove Yandex.Disk by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDiskInstaller-4977.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is labeled YandexDiskStarter.exe and its approximative size is 201.84 KB (206688 bytes).

The executable files below are installed together with Yandex.Disk. They take about 41.64 MB (43666760 bytes) on disk.

  • downloader.exe (177.29 KB)
  • YandexDisk.exe (22.74 MB)
  • YandexDiskInstaller-4977.exe (14.08 MB)
  • YandexDiskScreenshotEditor.exe (3.82 MB)
  • YandexDiskStarter.exe (201.84 KB)
  • yupdate-exec.exe (473.81 KB)
  • YandexDiskStarter.exe (169.84 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Yandex.Disk version alone. You can find below info on other releases of Yandex.Disk: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Yandex.Disk you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Yandex.Disk from your PC:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Yandex\Yandex.Disk

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Yandex.Disk:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Yandex\Yandex.Disk\activity.dat
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Yandex\Yandex.Disk\events_cache.dat
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Yandex\Yandex.Disk\events_cache_editor.dat
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Yandex\Yandex.Disk\events_cache_setup.dat

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Yandex.Disk.Trash
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Yandex\Yandex.Disk
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\YandexDisk
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Yandex\Yandex.Disk

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDisk.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDisk.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDiskScreenshotEditor.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDiskScreenshotEditor.exe.FriendlyAppName

How to erase Yandex.Disk with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Yandex.Disk is an application by Yandex. Sometimes, computer users decide to uninstall this program. This is hard because doing this manually requires some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK solution to uninstall Yandex.Disk is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Yandex.Disk or simply click the Search feature and type in "Yandex.Disk". The Yandex.Disk application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Yandex.Disk in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Yandex.Disk, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Yandex.Disk:

  • The web site of the application is:*data=url=http%253A//
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Yandex\YandexDisk\YandexDiskInstaller-4977.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Yandex.Disk.
Uninstall Yandex.Disk

8. After uninstalling Yandex.Disk, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Yandex.Disk which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Yandex.Disk with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Yandex.Disk by Yandex from your PC, nor are we saying that Yandex.Disk by Yandex is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Yandex.Disk in case 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' PCs.

2016-08-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-04 10:32:03.787