Bulk Crap Uninstaller

Bulk Crap Uninstaller

Bulk Crap Uninstaller is a free (as in speech) program uninstaller. It excels at removing large amounts of applications with minimal user input. It can clean up leftovers, detect orphaned applications, run uninstallers according to premade lists, and much more. Even though BCU was made with IT pros in mind, by default it is so straight-forward that anyone can use it effortlessly!

Bulk Crap Uninstaller features:

  • Detect and uninstall Windows Store apps
  • Uninstall multiple items at once to speed up the process (with collision prevention)
  • Uninstall any number of applications in a single batch
  • Minimal user input is required during uninstallation
  • Can find and remove leftovers after uninstallation
  • Can uninstall some apps even if they don't have any uninstallers
  • Detects applications with damaged or missing uninstallers
  • Adds quiet uninstall options to some uninstallers, even if they do not support them by default
  • Uninstall lists for automation
  • Startup manager
  • Verification of uninstaller certificates
  • Fully portable, settings are saved to a single file

Changes in version

  • Added detection of all Steam Apps (as long as Steam itself sees them)
  • Added full Steam App uninstall automation
  • Added option to uninstall applications by only entering a directory path
  • Added option to retry failed quiet uninstallers in loud mode
  • Added OS version and architecture to soft crash box
  • Changed process kill screen to ignore Steam if it will be needed later
  • Raised WMI query timeout
  • Lowered process priority of quiet uninstallers
  • Prioritized Msiexec when uninstalling concurrently
  • Disabled skipping Msiexec uninstallers, can only terminate
  • Terminating Msiexec uninstallers will terminate ALL Msiexec processes now
  • Fixed advanced file attributes not being detected on Win 10 - fixes and improves many things
  • Fixed crashing when viewing properties of some uninstallers
  • Fixed registry export sometimes getting stuck or failing
  • Fixed clicking kill in the process kill dialog cancelling the operation
  • Fixed Msiexec uninstallers not checking if they are still installed properly
  • Updated parts of the interface
  • Updated Polish translation
  • Updated packages
  • Other fixes and changes, check the commits for more info

Download: Bulk Crap Uninstaller | 2.5 MB (Open Source)
Download: Bulk Crap Uninstaller Portable
View: Bulk Crap Uninstaller Home Page | Project Page

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