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WinZip Uninstallation

Should you wish to uninstall WinZip®:

Windows 10

  1. Click Settings from the Start menu
  2. In the Settings window, choose System,  then Apps & Features.
  3. Click the WinZip entry in the list of Apps & Features to select it.
  4. Click Uninstall.

Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

  1. Click Control Panel from the Start menu or Start screen to activate the Control Panel.
  2. In the Control Panel, click Uninstall a program (located under Programs).
  3. Click the WinZip entry in the list of programs to select it.
  4. Click Uninstall.

Windows XP

  1. Activate the Control Panel by clicking Control Panel from the Start menu.
  2. In the Control Panel, double click Add/Remove Programs.
  3. Click the WinZip entry in the list of programs.
  4. Click Remove.

Technical details

The "Uninstall WinZip" procedure performs the following steps:

  1. Verifies that it is safe to uninstall.
  2. Deletes files in the WinZip folder if they were installed by this version of WinZip.
  3. Removes any WinZip icons, WinZip desktop shortcut, WinZip Start menu entries, and WinZip Quick Pick.
  4. Removes the WinZip entry from the registry.