Ashampoo UnInstaller is the solution to install, test, and, if needed, uninstall applications with absolutely no leftovers. You are in control of what stays and what goes on your PC.Ashampoo Uninstaller 8 is one of those utilities & tools that does exactly what you would expect it to from the name of the software. Not only does it sweep your computer for any programs that you might have downloaded and forgotten about but it will also delve into the inner workings of your PC to find defunct drivers and even browser extensions. Anyone is capable of picking up little bits of software over the years for peripherals they no longer use or websites they no longer visit.Ashampoo UnInstaller 9 makes installing, testing and fully uninstalling software a breeze. Four dedicated deletion methods provide a cleaner system that Windows-default uninstallation facilities. Even software sideloaded through nested setups poses no problem.
Ashampoo UnInstaller 9 takes the fear out of SPAM software or spyware, whether full-fledged application or browser plugin. The program follows a four-way strategy with full installation logging as method of choice. This way, all system modifications, including files and Registry keys, are tracked and fully reversible. Installations not logged by the program are still easily removable, thanks to Deep Cleaning technology and dedicated application profiles. Based on the built-in snapshot feature, users can create compare different system states and visualize their differences.
You asked for it, you got it: secure and permanent file deletion
Numerous UnInstaller users have asked for a hassle-free module to permanently and irretrievably delete sensitive files. File Wiper does exactly that and with military-grade precision! By overwriting existing files multiple times, even special tools can no longer recover your sensitive data and your privacy stays intact!
A step beyond file deletion – shredding
Many files that are removed during uninstalling contain sensitive information like user profiles, payment methods or passwords and should be permanently deleted. It includes military-grade file wiping technology to protect your privacy. This ensures sensitive data is irrevocably deleted and no longer accessible even for special tools
The program also supports batch-uninstalling to remove multiple applications in one go, with a heavy focus on user privacy by optionally shredding no longer needed files that contain sensitive information. Aside from software removal, UnInstaller also includes multiple system maintenance and cleaning tools. In addition, version 9 features drag & drop uninstalls as well as an intuitive snapshot wizard. The built-in installation guard has been reworked for better stability and both program removal and system cleaning routines have seen efficiency improvements. Even uninstall routines that require a system reboot are now fully supported by the post-uninstall Deep Cleaning technology. Furthermore, more detailed usage statistics and custom filters provide additional visual clarity. Once again, all tools have also been updated for maximum compatibility with Windows and third-party applications.
The four phases of perfect uninstalls
Ashampoo UnInstaller combines four different techniques to eliminate installations down to the last byte. Log files created by UnInstaller during installations are the most reliable approach since every file and Registry modification is recorded. Uninstall scripts provided by each program are also used. If a dedicated profile is available, it will also be processed. Finally, a deep system scan is run following the uninstall procedure to detect and eliminate any leftover files and Registry modifications
Program profiles for clean uninstall even without logs
Until now, completely removing unlogged installations was difficult with both files and Registry keys often being left behind. The software features installation profiles for many popular applications for complete removal even without dedicated logs. This is especially useful for complex setup routines and, in tandem with Deep Clean technology, guarantees perfectly clean uninstalls down to the last byte
A guard for always-on protection
The tool`s installation guard constantly monitors your PC while being incredibly lightweight on system resources. But even if you remove applications through Windows’ default means, the program will perform deep system scans to make sure nothing gets left behind. In most cases, It will even detect the beginning and end of installations automatically so you won’t have to do a thing
Four deletion methods for perfectly clean uninstalls.
Remove hidden and nested installations.
Shred sensitive files prior to removal.
Fast drag & drop uninstalls through program icon.
Anyone who wants the extra security that a good software removal program offers could do much worse than a comprehensive package like Ashampoo Uninstaller 8. There are plenty of operations included which you don’t get using Window’s own uninstallation settings.