Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0

A way to uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 from your system

Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Microsoft Corporation. More information on Microsoft Corporation can be seen here. Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Help Viewer\v2.0 folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. The full command line for uninstalling Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is msiexec.exe /X{FEB375AB-6EEC-3929-8FAF-188ED81DD8B5}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is labeled HlpViewer.exe and its approximative size is 572.45 KB (586192 bytes).

Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is composed of the following executables which take 1.18 MB (1237920 bytes) on disk:

  • HlpCtntMgr.exe (636.45 KB)
  • HlpViewer.exe (572.45 KB)

This page is about Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 version 2.0.50727 alone. You can find below a few links to other Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 releases:

Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Help Viewer

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|en|HlpCtntMgr.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|en|HlpViewer.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|en|Microsoft.VisualStudio.Help.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|en|Microsoft.VisualStudio.Help.Runtime.resources.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|HlpCtntMgr.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|HlpViewer.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|Microsoft.mshtml.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|Microsoft.VisualStudio.Help.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|Microsoft Help Viewer|v2.0|Microsoft.VisualStudio.Help.Runtime.dll

A way to erase Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is an application marketed by the software company Microsoft Corporation. Sometimes, computer users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is hard because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 or simply click the Search field and type in "Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0". If it is installed on your PC the Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 program will be found automatically. After you click Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 in the list , some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0.
Uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0

8. After removing Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows (6.4)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 by Microsoft Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 by Microsoft Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:10:32.387