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How to uninstall ViewNX 2 from your PC

You can find below details on how to uninstall ViewNX 2 for Windows. The Windows release was created by Nikon. Take a look here for more info on Nikon. ViewNX 2 is normally installed in the C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2 directory, subject to the user's choice. The full command line for removing ViewNX 2 is MsiExec.exe /X{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file is named ViewNX2.exe and occupies 12.80 MB (13425664 bytes).

ViewNX 2 installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 16.82 MB (17636864 bytes) on disk.

  • mPTproc.exe (343.50 KB)
  • ViewNX2.exe (12.80 MB)
  • SlideShow.exe (3.68 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 2.8.2 of ViewNX 2. You can find below a few links to other ViewNX 2 releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling ViewNX 2 we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall ViewNX 2:
  • C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall ViewNX 2:
  • C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2\AFNR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2\Asteroid10.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2\CML10.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2\expatw.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{94CF6CE9-B6B5-4E74-A629-E2561C2DEFA1}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nikon\NkFramework\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nikon\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{9CD6E74C-17EF-4FAF-81C7-69BA4AB5AEE4}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B6F85B58-9168-4CE8-A202-5E761AA6E569}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{BD6A84B9-9B23-4239-9C77-3139B7AD91E3}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{150F80F5-A483-41DE-9D89-CB25F8649091}\1.0\0\win32\

How to remove ViewNX 2 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ViewNX 2 is an application by the software company Nikon. Frequently, computer users decide to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK action to uninstall ViewNX 2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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 made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate ViewNX 2 or simply click the Search feature and type in "ViewNX 2". If it is installed on your PC the ViewNX 2 app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click ViewNX 2 in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding ViewNX 2, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ViewNX 2.
Uninstall ViewNX 2

8. After removing ViewNX 2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong ViewNX 2 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ViewNX 2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ViewNX 2 by Nikon from your PC, nor are we saying that ViewNX 2 by Nikon is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ViewNX 2 in case 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:54:21.050