A way to uninstall NVIDIA PhysX from your computer

This info is about NVIDIA PhysX for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by NVIDIA Corporation. Take a look here where you can get more info on NVIDIA Corporation. Click on to get more facts about NVIDIA PhysX on NVIDIA Corporation's website. Usually the NVIDIA PhysX application is to be found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The entire uninstall command line for NVIDIA PhysX is MsiExec.exe /X{E10DB5DA-E576-40EA-A7FC-1CB2A7B283A6}. setup.exe is the NVIDIA PhysX's main executable file and it takes about 1.22 MB (1279488 bytes) on disk.

NVIDIA PhysX contains of the executables below. They take 11.71 MB (12282512 bytes) on disk.

  • update160618.exe (9.78 MB)
  • DismHost.exe (145.69 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.22 MB)

The current page applies to NVIDIA PhysX version 9.09.1112 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of NVIDIA PhysX:

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If you are manually uninstalling NVIDIA PhysX we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall NVIDIA PhysX from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\physxcudart_20.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\physxcudart64_20.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\PhysXDevice.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\PhysXDevice64.dll

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{E10DB5DA-E576-40EA-A7FC-1CB2A7B283A6}

A way to delete NVIDIA PhysX from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NVIDIA PhysX is an application by NVIDIA Corporation. Some computer users want to uninstall it. This is troublesome because doing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall NVIDIA PhysX is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find NVIDIA PhysX or simply activate the Search feature and type in "NVIDIA PhysX". If it exists on your system the NVIDIA PhysX app will be found automatically. When you select NVIDIA PhysX in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding NVIDIA PhysX, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for NVIDIA PhysX:

  • The web site of the program is: www.NVIDIA.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{E10DB5DA-E576-40EA-A7FC-1CB2A7B283A6}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove NVIDIA PhysX.
Uninstall NVIDIA PhysX

8. After removing NVIDIA PhysX, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong NVIDIA PhysX which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing NVIDIA PhysX with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall NVIDIA PhysX by NVIDIA Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that NVIDIA PhysX by NVIDIA Corporation is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall NVIDIA PhysX supposing you want to. 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 21:29:14.320