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A way to uninstall ViewNX 2 from your system

This web page is about ViewNX 2 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Nikon. Check out here for more info on Nikon. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Nikon\ViewNX 2\ViewNX 2 folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove ViewNX 2 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. ViewNX2.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 12.26 MB (12859392 bytes) on disk.

ViewNX 2 is composed of the following executables which take 12.60 MB (13211136 bytes) on disk:

  • mPTproc.exe (343.50 KB)
  • ViewNX2.exe (12.26 MB)

This info is about ViewNX 2 version 2.6.0 alone. You can find below info on other releases of ViewNX 2: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2

The files below remain on your disk by ViewNX 2 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{D4A05ACC-6D5B-425A-AE64-40B9D6079D14}\ViewNX 2.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheFolder.nkd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheFolder.nki
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheLarge.nkd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheLarge.nki
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheNormal.nkd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheNormal.nki
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheSmall.nkd
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nikon\ViewNX 2\Cache\NkCacheSmall.nki
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MainConcept (Nikon)\MainConcept (Nikon) AVC/H.264 Video Decoder\ViewNX2.exe
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nikon\Nikon Message Center 2\Feed\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nikon\NkFramework\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nikon\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\206EB536C9BB95C4C85C399F63E6A812
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nikon\MCA2\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nikon\ViewNX 2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Classes\AppID\ViewNX2.EXE

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\206EB536C9BB95C4C85C399F63E6A812\ViewNX2
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\206EB536C9BB95C4C85C399F63E6A812\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{635BE602-BB9C-4C59-8CC5-93F9366E8A21}\

A way to remove ViewNX 2 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ViewNX 2 is a program marketed by Nikon. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this application. This can be hard because performing this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase ViewNX 2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

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

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find ViewNX 2 or simply click the Search feature and type in "ViewNX 2". The ViewNX 2 application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select ViewNX 2 in the list , some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about ViewNX 2, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove ViewNX 2.
Uninstall ViewNX 2

8. After uninstalling ViewNX 2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of ViewNX 2 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing ViewNX 2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove ViewNX 2 by Nikon from your PC, we are not saying that ViewNX 2 by Nikon is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove ViewNX 2 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 21:46:54.090