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A guide to uninstall YouTube from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall YouTube for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Overwolf app. You can read more on Overwolf app or check for application updates here. Usually the YouTube application is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf folder, depending on the user's option during install. YouTube's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Overwolf\OWUninstaller.exe --uninstall-app=mdelnbcocknmpmhnljfbkacgamflhbiihkoloocd. OverwolfLauncher.exe is the YouTube's main executable file and it takes about 1.15 MB (1208648 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of YouTube. They occupy about 12.18 MB (12771600 bytes) on disk.

  • Overwolf.exe (54.32 KB)
  • OverwolfLauncher.exe (1.15 MB)
  • OverwolfUpdater.exe (1.88 MB)
  • OWUninstaller.exe (127.70 KB)
  • OverwolfBenchmarking.exe (84.32 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (219.82 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (70.82 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (439.32 KB)
  • OverwolfTSHelper.exe (452.82 KB)
  • ow-tobii-gaze.exe (274.32 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (66.82 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (272.82 KB)
  • ffmpeg-mux32.exe (42.32 KB)
  • ow-obs.exe (174.32 KB)
  • enc-amf-test32.exe (455.82 KB)
  • get-graphics-offsets32.exe (191.32 KB)
  • get-graphics-offsets64.exe (208.32 KB)
  • inject-helper32.exe (173.32 KB)
  • Purplizer.exe (1.39 MB)
  • OverwolfBenchmarking.exe (84.32 KB)
  • OverwolfBrowser.exe (219.82 KB)
  • OverwolfCrashHandler.exe (70.82 KB)
  • OverwolfStore.exe (439.32 KB)
  • OWCleanup.exe (66.82 KB)
  • OWUninstallMenu.exe (272.82 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of YouTube. If you're planning to uninstall YouTube you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\u3jg5ha4.default-1546903343308\storage\default\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Waterfox\Profiles\m2owy1cx.default\storage\default\

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018\Presets\Video\Adobe Media Encoder\H264\YouTube HD 1080p 29.97.epr
  • C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018\Presets\Video\Adobe Media Encoder\H264\YouTube HD 720p 25.epr
  • C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018\Presets\Video\Adobe Media Encoder\H264\YouTube HD 720p 29.97.epr
  • C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018\Presets\Video\Adobe Media Encoder\H264\YouTube SD 360p Widescreen 29.97.epr
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.Auth.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.Auth.PlatformServices.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.PlatformServices.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Google.Apis.YouTube.v3.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\YoutubeAPIWrapper.exe
  • C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\lua\playlist\youtube.luac
  • C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.Windows.Photos_2019.18114.17710.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe\Assets\YouTube_light_color_icon_SQUARE.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Overwolf\Store\AppIcons\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\aimp_YouTube.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\youtube.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Overwolf\YouTube.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\u3jg5ha4.default-1546903343308\storage\default\\cache\caches.sqlite
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\u3jg5ha4.default-1546903343308\storage\default\\cache\morgue\5\{31629f94-fd0b-4ad5-8f15-9acc3d7fc505}.final
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\u3jg5ha4.default-1546903343308\storage\default\\idb\3211250388sbwdpsunsohintoatciif.sqlite
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\browseVideoItem.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\config.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\createLocalReferer.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\featuredList.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\getUserNameResponse.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\itemDetails.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\loginResponse.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\logoutResponse.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\myVideoItem.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\searchList.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\streamUrl.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\translateUrl.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Nero\Nero 11\OnlineServices\NOSWebConfig\YouTube\uploadResonse.xslt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Twitch\Electron\Local Storage\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Waterfox\Profiles\m2owy1cx.default\storage\default\\cache\caches.sqlite
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Waterfox\Profiles\m2owy1cx.default\storage\default\\cache\morgue\16\{61540ff1-3f12-4a57-afa9-6d62b21c4210}.final

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Overwolf_mdelnbcocknmpmhnljfbkacgamflhbiihkoloocd

Additional values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\AMD\CNext\CNext\youtube\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\OverwolfUpdater\ImagePath

A way to uninstall YouTube using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

YouTube is a program offered by Overwolf app. Frequently, people choose to remove this application. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY approach to remove YouTube 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 Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate YouTube or simply activate the Search field and type in "YouTube". If it is installed on your PC the YouTube application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click YouTube in the list , the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding YouTube, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove YouTube.
Uninstall YouTube

8. After removing YouTube, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong YouTube which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling YouTube with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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



This page is not a recommendation to remove YouTube by Overwolf app from your PC, nor are we saying that YouTube by Overwolf app is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove YouTube supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-05-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-05-20 11:13:17.550