Remove & Uninstall MediaSniper 3.0 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling MediaSniper 3.0 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall MediaSniper 3.0 without any difficulty.

MediaSniper 3.0 MediaSniper 3.0 Media file downloader for popular websites

MediaSniper is a simple program for downloading media files from popular websites (such as YouTube, Google Video). Simply specify the URL of the web page and MediaSniper will automatically identify the media files available for download. Works on any operating system with Java Runtime Environment (JRE 6+). MediaSniper is free software written in Java and released under the GNU GPL license (version 3). More information is available at

Media file downloader for popular websites

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling MediaSniper 3.0. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like MediaSniper 3.0 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • MediaSniper 3.0 does not work as good as you thought.
  • MediaSniper 3.0 can not be uninstalled
  • MediaSniper 3.0 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • MediaSniper 3.0 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after MediaSniper 3.0 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • MediaSniper 3.0 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of MediaSniper 3.0 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with MediaSniper 3.0
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall MediaSniper 3.0 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate MediaSniper 3.0 (or Zach Scrivena) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
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Manually Uninstall MediaSniper 3.0 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search MediaSniper 3.0 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall MediaSniper 3.0, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Zach Scrivena\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Zach Scrivena\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Zach Scrivena\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Zach Scrivena\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Zach Scrivena\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove MediaSniper because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.