Remove & Uninstall Long Path Support API 1.2 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Long Path Support API 1.2 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 Long Path Support API 1.2 without any difficulty.



Long Path Support API 1.2 Long Path Support API 1.2 SDK to work with long paths

Library for use with C#, C++, VB allows your programs to overcome standard limitation on path length to files and directories. This limitation encounters in explorer, different file managers, and even when working with WinAPI itself. Our libraries work with NTFS and FAT32 file system. The library solves the problem with trailing spaces or other invalid characters in file names as well.

SDK to work with long paths


However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Long Path Support API 1.2. 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 Long Path Support API 1.2 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:

  • Long Path Support API 1.2 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Long Path Support API 1.2 can not be uninstalled
  • Long Path Support API 1.2 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Long Path Support API 1.2 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Long Path Support API 1.2 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Long Path Support API 1.2 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Long Path Support API 1.2 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Long Path Support API 1.2
  • 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 Long Path Support API 1.2 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 Long Path Support API 1.2 (or ABTO) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall Long Path Support API 1.2
Manually Uninstall Long Path Support API 1.2 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 Long Path Support API 1.2 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 Long Path Support API 1.2, 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\ABTO\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ABTO\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\ABTO\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\ABTO\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\ABTO\.

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