How Should I Fully Remove Real Alternative on My PC?
To correctly remove Real Alternative in Windows, you can refer to the solutions we provided on this page, and get to know more about this program.
Real Alternative is a software bundle that allows you to play RealMedia files without installing RealPlayer. All RealMedia formats (.ra .rm .rmvb .ram .rpm .rv .rp .rt .rnx . smi .smil etc.) are supported.
Remove Real Alternative by Regular Means
For the two most popular Windows versions, I provided two instructions to remove Real Alternative. As long as you carefully perform the steps below, no bad consequences will bother you. Better log in the system with an administrator account (If this is your personal computer, you should be using an administrator account already), then:
1. (Optional) Enter Safe Mode to Remove Real Alternative.
Windows 7: Turn on / reboot your PC > before you see the black screen with Windows 7 logo in the center, press “F8” on your keyboard to access Advanced Boot Options:
- Safe Mode
- Safe Mode with Networking
- Safe Mode with Command Prompt
Windows 8/8.1: Hover your mouse mouse in the bottom right corner to see the charms bar, and select “Search” > type “msconfig” in the box and press Enter on your keyboard > select the Boot tab, tick the “Safe boot” item under the Boot options, and tab “OK” button below.
Windows 10: Click the Start to open Settings > Select Update & security > Recovery > Under Advanced startup, select Restart now > After your PC restart t o the Choose an option screen, select Troubleshoot > Advanced options > Startup Settings > Restart > Then you’ll see a list of options, select 4 or F4 to start your PC in Safe Mode or select 5 or F5 for Safe Mode with Networking.
2. Go to Control Panel, where all the removals begin.
Windows 7: Click on “Windows logo” in the lower left corner to open Start menu, and select “Control Panel” > click “Uninstall a program” in the Programs column.
Windows 8/8.1: Hover your mouse cursor in the bottom right corner to see the charms bar, and select “Search” > type “control panel” in the box and press Enter on your keyboard > click “Uninstall a program” in the Programs column.
Windows 10: Right-click on the Start button, and select Programs and Features.
> Now you can browse the list of currently installed programs, locate Real Alternative, double-click it to activate its uninstall wizard. When you’re asked whether to immediately restart your computer, click on “Later/No”, and refer to the following contents.
3. Go to Registry Editor, where many users forget to take care of. That’s the key to completely remove Real Alternative.
Windows 7: Click on “Windows logo” in the lower left corner to open Start menu > type “regedit” in the search box and press Enter on your keyboard.
Windows 8/8.1: Hover your mouse cursor in the bottom right corner to see the charms bar, and select “Search” > type “regedit” in the search box and press Enter on your keyboard.
Windows 10: You can see a Search box on the Taskbar in the bottom-left corner, type “regedit” in it and select regedit to open the Registry Editor.
> Now you have opened the Windows Registry Editor, delete this folder: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\RealNetworks
> Then on the Navigation, click Edit > Find…, type “Real Alternative” in the box and press Enter to search for its possible remaining files to delete.
Then you can reboot your computer to take effect : )
Easy Solution to Remove Real Alternative
Simply follow the steps below, which shall all apply to Windows 7/8/10. You may start wondering: is it able to uninstall other potentially unwanted programs or malware? Well, it should be. We are working hard every day to improve and perfect its functions towards stubborn software as many as possible. Don’t forget to click on its “Update” button for automatic upgrade.
There are only three steps to remove Real Alternative. Play the video below for viewing the specific operation.
1. After successful installation of Max Uninstaller > open it.
2. Find the program in the list of Step 1 > Choose it and press Run Analysis on the left > Select all the shown items and press Complete Uninstall.
3.Wait until this part finishes and the below green Scan Leftovers button turns into green > Click on it to proceed with the removal > The registry keys will be presented > Select all of them and hit Delete Leftovers to completely remove Real Alternative.
Video demonstration on how to easily uninstall Web Companion:
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