Uninstall Safari 6/5/4 for Windows Vista

You need to uninstall Safari but Windows Uninstall just became problematic?

To quickly troubleshoot the above uninstall problem, we suggest you use the following professional uninstall tool to perform a force uninstall of your problematic Safari software. And if you have enough time and energy, the below detailed instructions would teach you manually remove Safari v5 ‘n v4 for your Windows.

And to completely get rid of Safari application, you may need to review its default installation, shown follow; and learn more related info listed on program list in Control Panel:

  • Info: Installation Options – Choose the installation options for Safari
    • "Install Safari Desktop shortcuts"
    • "Make Safari the default browser for all users" (Note: To completely uninstall the Safari, you then may reset your default web browser.)
    • "Install Bonjour for Windows" – Bonjour for Windows enables Safari to detect shared devices on your local network … (Note: To completely remove your unwanted Safari, you will need to remove this Bonjour for Windows.)
    • "Automatically update Safari" – Select this option if you want to schedule Apple Software Update to automatically check for updates to Safari and other Apple software installed on your system. (Note: To completely uninstall the said Safari, you need to remove this Apple Auto Updater program.)

How to uninstall Safari thoroughly?

  1. You first save and close your personal files and other running applications – of course you may need to ensure all the processes related with Safari and/or Apple’s product(s) do not still run in background by using Windows Task Manager.
  2. Uninstall Safari - 2

    Uninstall Safari - 3

    TIP To successfully uninstall Safari, you may forcibly terminate process(es) associated with Apple’s software like the above SoftwareUpdate.exe as system admin.

  3. Click Start button, then access the Control Panel entry or the one in Settings folder.
  4. Open up the Uninstall a program or Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel window.
  5. There, you will find Safari, Bonjour, Apple Application Support and Apple Software Update installed and listed on the Uninstall or change a program / Currently Installed Programs list, thus, to fully uninstall Safari, you need to remove the FOUR items I mentioned above.
  6. To automatically uninstall Safari, you first launch the Uninstall option for it.
    • Size: 43.2 MB
    • Product version:
    • Help link: http://www[dot]apple[dot]com/support
  7. When you receive the following information from Programs and Features; you click the Yes on it to continue to uninstall Safari from programs list.
  8. Please wait seconds for Windows Installer configures the required files; and then, for Windows 7/8 or Windows Vista users, you need to select the Yes option from below UAC window to go on to automatically uninstall Safari.
  9. Reload the program list by right-clicking on the list and running the Refresh option on the menu; then to completely uninstall Safari, you can go on to uninstall the Bonjour from the list.
    • Size: 0.98 MB
    • Product version:

    Note Similarly, you click Yes on Programs and Features or Add or Remove Programs to proceed with uninstall procedure.

    Note Please wait while Windows Installer prepares to complete your requests.

    Note Click Yes on the above Windows’ UAC.

  10. Again, you reload the Uninstall or change a program list, to uninstall Safari without unwanted programs remained, you then can go on with the automatic uninstallation of Apple Application Support.
    • Size: 61.2 MB
    • Product version: 2.1.6

    Note For Vista/7 guys, you click Yes.

    Note Then click the Yes on the UAC above.

  11. You’re almost done! Now you can uninstall the Apple Software Update easily, see the below picture for more tips to fully uninstall Safari.
    • Size: 2.38 MB
    • Product version: 2.1.6

  12. Save and restart your machine. For advanced people, to cleanly uninstall Safari, you can follow the below images to find and then delete leftover files and registry data associated with Apple’s products I reviewed the above. For more regular Windows users wanna fully uninstall Safari program, you can also download this uninstall tool to get the problematic or half-removed software by Apple removed completely. If you still other uninstall issues, please visit here.
  13. (Related files leftovers)

    • C:\Users\Test\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer, Safari, File folder, 756 KB (774,308 bytes)
    • C:\Users\Test\AppData\Local\Apple Computer, 66.9 MB (70,173,406 bytes)
    • C:\Users\Test\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\Preferences, 2.25 KB (2,313 bytes)

    (Remained registry files type)

    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Clients\StartMenuInternet
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DownloadManager\IDMBI\Safari
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Direct3D\MostRecentApplication

How to Uninstall Safari 4.0 for Windows XP SP3?

  • Close Safari client.
  • Uninstall S-4 - 1

  • Press Windows’ start button, go to Control Panel and choose Add or Remove Programs.
  • Find below Safari (68.94MB), hit the Remove button behind it.
  • Uninstall S-4 - 2

  • Choose Yes from the following Add/Remove to automatically uninstall Safari from XP system.
  • Uninstall S-4 - 3

  • Then XP will help you uninstall Safari silently.
  • Uninstall S4 - 4

  • And then, you can continue to use Add or Remove applet and proceed with the express uninstall of Bonjour and Apple Software Update.
  • Uninstall S-4 - 5

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