GOM Audio is one of the programs that are hard to delete. Just read this page and find out how to correctly remove GOM Audio on Windows PC.
GOM Audio is a free audio player designed to make it simple to listen to CDs, MP3s, M4As, and other popular audio formats on your PC. It implements many of the features and shortcuts used in GOM Media Player to further enhance the playback experience.
In the following content you can find two different methods to completely remove GOM Audio.
Easy Solution to Remove GOM Audio
For this part, it’s all the same on each Windows operating system, you can simply follow the steps below to proceed. You may start wondering: is it available for the uninstall of other potentially unwanted programs or malware? Of course, it is. We are working hard every day to improve and perfect its functions towards stubborn software as many as possible. Don’t forget to click on its “Update” button for automatic upgrade.
There are only three steps to remove GOM Audio. Play the video below for viewing the specific operation.
1. After successful installation of Max Uninstaller > Launch it.
2. Find GOM Audio in the list of Step 1 > Select it and click Run Analysis on the left > Select all the shown items and click Complete Uninstall.
3.Wait until this part finishes and the below green Scan Leftovers button turns into green > Click it to proceed with the removal > The registry keys will be presented > Select all of them and click Delete Leftovers to completely remove GOM Audio.
This small application is surely a very convenient way to clean out useless programs from your computer, freeing up your hard drive space for more important purposes. For how to further optimize the performance of your machine, you can refer to the next part.
Video demonstration on how to easily remove GOM Audio:
Step-by-Step Guide – Manually Remove GOM Audio
This part is about how to normally uninstall a program on your own. You can choose to perform this in Safe Mode, better with Networking in case you need to use the Internet for update or download. Then make sure you’re using the administrator account or you know the permission password for making changes.
1. Close the program and any other related process.
You can access Task Manager (by right-clicking the Taskbar and selecting Task Manager) to end the processes it if necessary.
2. Built-in uninstaller.
Open the location you installed GOM Audio, see if there is an executable named unins000.exe. If you can find it, double-click to start the removal. If you don’t know where the program is, move on to the next step.
3. Remove GOM Audio from Programs and Features:
Right-click the Windows logo in the bottom-left corner to open the Start menu > select Programs and features > when the window opens, scroll down to find GOM Audio in the list, double-click it to activate the uninstall wizard > follow the prompts to proceed with the removal.
Wait for the process to finish before closing all the open windows.
4. Delete the hidden folders of GOM Audio.
Enable the option “Show hidden files, folders, and drives” in File Explorer: Click on Start > File Explorer > Click on the View tab at the top > Click on “Options” on the right side of the screen and open it > Inside the open window, click on View tab > enable the option “Show hidden files, folders and drives” > Click on Apply > OK.
Delete the following folders:
- C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\GOM Company
- C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\GOM Company
5. Now you get to remove its written entries, before which you can choose to backup the Registry first in case of any mistake.
(How to back up the registry: Open the Start menu and search for “regedit” > Locate and select the key you want to back up > On the navigator, click the File > Export > In the Save in box, select the location you want to save the copy to, then type a name for the copy > click “Save”.)
Press the Windows + C keys on your keyboard at the same time to open the charms bar > Select Search > type “regedit” in the search box > Select regedit to open Registry Editor.
NOTE: Doing this will also remove the entries of other programs belonging to GRETECH. If there is any of them still installed, skip this.
Navigate to the following folder and delete it:
6. Reboot your computer to take effect.
Skip this if you have done it yet. Now you can go back to Task Manager or Control Panel to check whether there is still anything related to GOM Company; if not, then the removal was successful.
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