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Uninstalling Memory-Map

On rare occasions, it may be necessary to completely clean out all the data and settings from the Memory-Map application and start over with a fresh installation. This article shows how.

This assumes you are using Windows 10 and the latest version of Memory-Map.

  1. Sign in to your PC using a user account with Administrative rights
     
  2. First, uninstall the application(s)
    • Press the Windows key > Settings > Apps
    • Find Memory-Map 6 in the list, and click Uninstall
    • Click the Uninstall button in the pop up to confirm the uninstall
    • Press Yes if prompted
    • Also uninstall other Memory-Map apps, if they are listed
       
  3. Next, delete your maps and data files.
    • Launch Windows File Explorer
    • Click the "View" tab in the menu bar
    • Enable "Hidden Items"
    • Navigate to following folders, and delete them, if they exist (Note: replace <username> with each user on the computer)
      • C:\Users\<username>\Documents\Map Overlays
      • C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Memory-Map
      • C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Memory-Map-License
      • C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Roaming\Memory-Map
      • C:\ProgramData\Memory-Map-License
      • C:\Maps
      • C:\Maps_<Vx>
      • C:\Program Files (x86)\Memory-Map
         
  4. Next, delete the settings stored in the Windows Registry
    • Hold down the Windows key on the keyboard, and press the Q key to open the search box
    • Type regedit and press Enter
    • Click Yes at the security warning
    • Press the arrow next to HKEY_CURRENT_USER
    • Press the arrow next to SOFTWARE
    • Right click on Memory-Map
    • Select Delete
    • Press Yes if prompted

Note: If you have a 32bit operating system you will also need to delete the Memory-Map folder from the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE directory if it exists.