TeamViewer 5 TeamViewer 5

A guide to uninstall TeamViewer 5 from your computer

This info is about TeamViewer 5 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by TeamViewer GmbH. More information on TeamViewer GmbH can be found here. TeamViewer 5 is typically installed in the C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5 directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. TeamViewer 5's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\uninstall.exe. The application's main executable file has a size of 6.60 MB (6917416 bytes) on disk and is labeled TeamViewer.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in TeamViewer 5. They occupy 10.54 MB (11054789 bytes) on disk.

  • install.exe (54.50 KB)
  • install64.exe (79.00 KB)
  • TeamViewer.exe (6.60 MB)
  • TeamViewer_Desktop.exe (1.79 MB)
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe (1.92 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (104.83 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to TeamViewer 5 version 5.1.9385 only. You can find below info on other releases of TeamViewer 5: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling TeamViewer 5 we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\TeamViewer
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\TeamViewer
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TeamViewer

The files below remain on your disk by TeamViewer 5 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\Connections_incoming.txt
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\CopyRights.txt
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\install.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\install64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\Licence.txt
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Desktop.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_ar.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_cs.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_da.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_de.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_en.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_es.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_fi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_fr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_it.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_ja.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_ko.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_nl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_no.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_pt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_ru.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_sv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Resource_tr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Service.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer5_Logfile.log
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\TV.dll
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\tvinfo.ini
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\w2k\TeamViewerVPN.inf
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\w2k\teamviewervpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x64\
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x64\TeamViewerVPN.inf
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x64\teamviewervpn.sys
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x86\
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x86\TeamViewerVPN.inf
  • C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version5\x86\teamviewervpn.sys
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore\A6YSFZHH\client.teamviewer[1].xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\TeamViewer\AccountPictureCache\78094430\pictures.cache
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\TeamViewer\Version5\7.hta
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\TeamViewer\Version5\tvinfo.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\wz3644\TeamViewer_Setup.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\wza165\TeamViewer_Setup.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo\TeamViewer.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TeamViewer\Connections.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TeamViewer\TeamViewer10_Logfile.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TeamViewer\TeamViewer11_Logfile.log

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\TeamViewer.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\TeamViewer_Service.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TeamViewer.Application
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TeamViewer.Service
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\teamviewer10
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\teamviewer8
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TeamViewer
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\RADAR\HeapLeakDetection\DiagnosedApplications\TeamViewer_Desktop.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TeamViewer 5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\TeamViewer
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\TeamViewer.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer5\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer5\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TeamViewer5\ImagePath

A way to uninstall TeamViewer 5 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TeamViewer 5 is a program offered by the software company TeamViewer GmbH. Some computer users want to erase it. This can be hard because doing this by hand requires some know-how related to PCs. One of the best EASY procedure to erase TeamViewer 5 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate TeamViewer 5 or simply activate the Search field and type in "TeamViewer 5". The TeamViewer 5 program will be found automatically. After you select TeamViewer 5 in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about TeamViewer 5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove TeamViewer 5.
Uninstall TeamViewer 5

8. After uninstalling TeamViewer 5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong TeamViewer 5 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing TeamViewer 5 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove TeamViewer 5 by TeamViewer GmbH from your PC, nor are we saying that TeamViewer 5 by TeamViewer GmbH is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove TeamViewer 5 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 12:43:43.850