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This application is designed for educators, businesses, gamers and anyone who needs a fast recording tool to record things, create a video file, share on YouTube, or even uploading to a custom branded site hosted by the manufacturer.

Sometimes you need to remove a program first, so that you can fully reinstall its latest version. That’s when people found problems. After they tried to uninstall Screencast-O-Matic, the program didn’t go away. The reason could be the program’s inner vulnerability. If you have gotten tired of working out things on your own, read our solutions on the page!

To successfully uninstall Screencast-O-Matic from your computer, you will need to take all the steps in order, including cleaning out the outdated keys from the Windows Registry. We have respectively listed the different removal process for Windows 7/8, along with a simpler way to realize the removal by using a utility. Just take your time : )
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Uninstall Screencast-O-Matic from Windows 7

Make sure whether you’re running the system with the administrator account. If not, please acquire the the permission password, which you’re going to need when prompted to enter one.

1. Press and hold Ctrl + Alt + Del keys at the same time to open Task Manager > Close & End everything related to the program.

2. Hit the Start button (Windows logo in the bottom left corner) > in the menu, move your mouse pointer to Control Panel and select it > it opens with a new window.
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3. Then you click on Uninstall a program belonging to the Programs section and will see a list of current programs installed on your machine. Simply find the Screencast-O-Matic item and double-click it. A prompt will show up asking whether you really want to remove the program > click on “Next/Yes” to continue. The first step of removal shall be finished within a few minutes.

4. Go to the Start menu again > Type “regedit” in the search box and press the Enter key on your keyboard > The Windows Registry Editor shows up in a new window.
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Note: Before doing the cleaning, you can back up the Registry keys in case anything is mistakenly deleted. How to do it: Right-click the item you want to back up > select “Export” > type a name for the copy and save it to your preferred location.

5. Successively unfold HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software, locate the folder named Screencast-O-Matic, right click it and choose Delete. And also perform the same to items below:

HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\de-DE\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\en-US\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\es-ES\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\fr-FR\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run|Screencast-O-Matic Systray
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{10AE4FDC-32F9-4E56-8EE1-10629DD11C4E}

6. Reboot your computer to finally finish the job.

Uninstall Screencast-O-Matic from Windows 8

Make sure whether you’re running the system with the administrator account. If not, please acquire the the permission password, which you’re going to need when prompted to enter one.
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1. Press and hold Ctrl + Alt + Del keys at the same time > In the menu select to Task Manager > Close & End everything related to the program.

2. Move your mouse cursor to the lower right corner and remain still until you see the charms bar showing up from the right side > type “control panel” in the search box and press the Enter key on your keyboard > It opens with a new window. (Or you can directly open This PC and select Control Panel on the interface.)
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3. This part will be the same as that on Windows 7: click on Uninstall a program of the Programs section > Locate your target in the displayed list and double-click it to start the removal > follow the prompt messages to proceed and wait for it to finish.
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4. Likewise, hover your mouse pointer to the bottom right to see the charms bar > type “regedit” in the search box and hit the Enter key > The Windows Registry Editor shows up in a new window.
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(How to back up the Registry first: Right-click the item you want to back up > select “Export” > type a name for the copy and save it to your preferred location.)

5. Successively unfold HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software, locate the folder named Screencast-O-Matic, right click it and choose Delete. And also perform the same to items below:
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\de-DE\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\en-US\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\es-ES\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders|C:\Program Files\Screencast-O-Matic\fr-FR\
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run|Screencast-O-Matic Systray
HKLM|SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{10AE4FDC-32F9-4E56-8EE1-10629DD11C4E}

6. Reboot your computer to finally finish the job.

Congratulations, mission is completed. If you don’t bother to mess with either the system or the Registry thing, let’s refer to the following content.

Safe Shortcut to Uninstall Screencast-O-Matic from Your PC

Using a safe Windows cleaning tool could save a lot of troubles for you. When you need to deal with another annoying program someday, you may need it again.

1. Install and run Max Uninstaller.

2. Select Screencast-O-Matic icon in the list of detected programs > press Run Analysis button on the left > Check the boxes of all items displayed and click on Complete Uninstall > follow the prompt messages to continue.
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3. Wait for a few minutes until it finishes that part and the gray Scan Leftovers button turns into green > click on it > Tick the boxes of all items presented and hit the Delete Leftovers button on the left.

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Then you can go back to Step 1 by clicking the “Back to step 1” button, the list will be automatically refreshed for you to check whether the removal is successful.

By now you have learned how to Uninstall Screencast-O-Matic on your own. Click this link to view How to Uninstall Screencast-O-Matic, or visit or blog homepage searching for the name of the program you want to remove. Feel free to leave comments below if you have anything to discuss with us.
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