Application VMware View Client

How to uninstall VMware View Client from your system

VMware View Client is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by VMware, Inc.. You can read more on VMware, Inc. or check for application updates here. More data about the app VMware View Client can be seen at . The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Client directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. MsiExec.exe /I{6248C52A-5236-4C07-9BD5-393C40A42316} is the full command line if you want to uninstall VMware View Client. The program's main executable file has a size of 2.32 MB (2436096 bytes) on disk and is labeled vmware-view-usbd.exe.

VMware View Client contains of the executables below. They take 11.64 MB (12210272 bytes) on disk.

  • vmware-remotemks-container.exe (1.13 MB)
  • vmware-remotemks.exe (2.73 MB)
  • vmware-view-usbd.exe (2.32 MB)
  • wsnm.exe (461.15 KB)
  • wswc.exe (615.15 KB)
  • 7za.exe (574.00 KB)
  • ws_diag.exe (1.36 MB)
  • ws_diag.exe (2.49 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of VMware View Client. You can find here a few links to other VMware View Client versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling VMware View Client we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{279AD240-40A9-45A3-A046-2DF54CEAD66E}\arp.ico

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A25C8426632570C4B95D93C3044A3261
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6248C52A-5236-4C07-9BD5-393C40A42316}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\VMware, Inc.\VMware View Client

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A25C8426632570C4B95D93C3044A3261\ProductName

A way to delete VMware View Client from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware View Client is an application released by VMware, Inc.. Some computer users decide to remove it. This is troublesome because removing this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY practice to remove VMware View Client 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate VMware View Client or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VMware View Client". If it is installed on your PC the VMware View Client app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click VMware View Client in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about VMware View Client, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VMware View Client:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{6248C52A-5236-4C07-9BD5-393C40A42316}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VMware View Client.
Uninstall VMware View Client

8. After removing VMware View Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VMware View Client which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VMware View Client with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove VMware View Client by VMware, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that VMware View Client by VMware, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove VMware View Client supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 10:32:04.720