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A way to uninstall ZIP Express from your system

This web page is about ZIP Express for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Insight Software Solutions, Inc.. Further information on Insight Software Solutions, Inc. can be found here. More data about the app ZIP Express can be seen at . The application is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express folder (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\INSTALL.LOG is the full command line if you want to remove ZIP Express. The application's main executable file is titled zipex.exe and it has a size of 2.41 MB (2532048 bytes).

ZIP Express installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 4.52 MB (4739968 bytes) on disk.

  • licprog.exe (670.70 KB)
  • UnInstHKCU.exe (564.70 KB)
  • UNWISE.EXE (157.56 KB)
  • zipdef.exe (763.20 KB)
  • zipex.exe (2.41 MB)

The current page applies to ZIP Express version alone. You can find below info on other versions of ZIP Express:

ZIP Express has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall ZIP Express:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Insight Software\ZIP Express
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\Zip.Express.

The files below were left behind on your disk by ZIP Express when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\AnswerBoxActionURL.txt.sample
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\AREA.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\AREA.IDX
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\AREA2.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\AREAEX.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\CC.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\CCCity.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\CCDST.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\CITY.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\CITY.IDX
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\Country.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\COUNTY.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\COUNTY.IDX
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\HHActive.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\INSTALL.LOG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\licprog.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\SearchActionURL.txt.sample
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\STATE.DAT
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\UnInstHKCU.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\UNWISE.EXE
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\UNWISE.INI
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\WhatsNew.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipcode.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipcode.idx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipdef.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipex.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipexp.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\ziphook.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\zipver.dat

Many times the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Insight Software Solutions\ZIP Express
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Insight Software Solutions\ZIP Express
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\ZIP Express

A way to remove ZIP Express from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ZIP Express is an application by Insight Software Solutions, Inc.. Frequently, people decide to remove this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because doing this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE way to remove ZIP Express is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate ZIP Express or simply activate the Search field and type in "ZIP Express". If it exists on your system the ZIP Express program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click ZIP Express in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding ZIP Express, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for ZIP Express:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files (x86)\ZIP Express\INSTALL.LOG
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ZIP Express.
Uninstall ZIP Express

8. After uninstalling ZIP Express, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of ZIP Express that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ZIP Express with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall ZIP Express by Insight Software Solutions, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that ZIP Express by Insight Software Solutions, Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ZIP Express in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-10-14 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-10-14 18:08:53.480