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How to Uninstall Classic Shell
Classic Shell Description

From Ivo Beltchev:

Classic Shell is a collection of features that were available in older versions of Windows but are removed from Vista and Windows 7. It has a classic start menu for Windows 7, it adds a toolbar for Windows Explorer and supports a variety of smaller features.Classic Shell adds some missing features to Windows 7 and Vista like a classic start menu, toolbar for Explorer and others.

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Automatic Uninstaller can powerful function which is able to uninstall Classic Shell completely from the folder. There will not be any related components and remaining registry entries on your computer.

How to Manually Uninstall Classic Shell from the Computer

Method one: You can remove Classic Shell follow the steps below:

Before applying this manual removal guide, please backup your system files. Unless you know what you are doing, do not modify anything in the Registry Editor other than what is instructed here. One mistake would delete the important system file. Please be careful.

Step 1. Stop Classic Shell running process in Window Task Manager.

Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or press the Start button, type "Run" to select the option,then type "taskmgr" and press OK > find Classic Shell and click on it > click the End Processbutton.


Step 2. Uninstall Classic Shell in Control Panel. 

Click Start > Control Panel > Uninstall a program.

Find Classic Shell and then right click on it > click Uninstall to uninstall the program.

Method Two:Uninstall Classic Shell by its built-in uninstaller

Step 1. Close Classic Shell and its associated program.
Step 2. Click Start menu and then go to "All programs".
Step 3. Find out Classic Shell on the list and then choose the uninstall option in its directory.

Step 4. There will be a message that wants you to confirm the removal of Classic Shell. Click “Yes” to finish it.

Clean remnants of& Classic Shell

Step 1.delete files and folders created by Classic Shell

1. Click Start menu, click Control Panel and click Folder Options.
2. Click View tab and tick "Show hidden files and folders" and uncheck "Hide protected operating system files (recommended)".

3. Click Apply and OK to save the changes.

Step 2. Delete its associated files.

%UserProfile%\Programs\AppData\[Random Charateristc].exe
%UserProfile%\Programs\Temp\[Random Charateristc].dll
%UserProfile%\Programs\AppData\roaming\[Random Charateristc].dll

Step 3. Delete its associated registry entries.

Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box and click on OK to open Registry Editor.

When the Registry Editor shows, find out and delete the below files.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations "LowRiskFileTypes"="random;"

Warm:Classic Shell is quite nasty and stubborn, you cannot be too careful to distinguish its harmful files and registries from the system files and registries. If you know what you are doing, do not modify anything in the Registry Editor other than what is instructed here. One mistake would delete the important system file. Please be careful..

Step 5. Reboot your computer to take effect.

Why Choose Removal Tool to Uninstall Classic Shell from the Computer?

 Those files can occupy system disk space and other resources. As a result, your computer will be become slower and slower.If you are tired of the Classic Shell and want to remove it in quick, easy and effective way, it is highly recommended to use an excellent removal tool to scan your whole computer system. This removal tool should be designed with latest and advanced features which enable you to correctly and fully detect out from your computer. This method is much easier and safer comparing with the manual removal. So, if you are a novice user, using a removal tool will be the best option to get rid of Classic Shell and any other not need software from your computer!Benefits you will get from Automatic Uninstaller: