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How to uninstall WD Quick View from your PC

This info is about WD Quick View for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. More information on Western Digital Technologies, Inc. can be found here. More information about WD Quick View can be found at . WD Quick View is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View directory, regulated by the user's option. The entire uninstall command line for WD Quick View is MsiExec.exe /X{F181233F-67DF-4995-A159-EB81F2B5500B}. WDDMStatus.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 5.31 MB (5562736 bytes) on disk.

WD Quick View contains of the executables below. They take 5.31 MB (5562736 bytes) on disk.

  • WDDMStatus.exe (5.31 MB)

This web page is about WD Quick View version only. Click on the links below for other WD Quick View versions:

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Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove WD Quick View.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View\Locale\cs_CZ.lproj\EULA.html
  • C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View\Locale\de_DE.lproj\EULA.html
  • C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View\Locale\en_US.lproj\EULA.html
  • C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View\Locale\es_ES.lproj\EULA.html

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Western Digital\Software Updates\WD Quick View
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Western Digital\WD Quick View

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Western Digital\WD Quick View\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0A1EBFC23F7AE9F4BBAF68ADAA71EBE5\9972D42AD3482534D8C69B0838E3B9DB
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\131FECABF419D94429A78600C14F8438\9972D42AD3482534D8C69B0838E3B9DB
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\1B35AA6D8EB4A3C4D8007DA91CF3B653\9972D42AD3482534D8C69B0838E3B9DB

How to uninstall WD Quick View from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WD Quick View is an application marketed by the software company Western Digital Technologies, Inc.. Some people choose to remove it. This can be troublesome because removing this manually takes some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY approach to remove WD Quick View is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to clean your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find WD Quick View or simply click the Search field and type in "WD Quick View". The WD Quick View app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click WD Quick View in the list of programs, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about WD Quick View, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for WD Quick View:

  • The web site of the program is: http://support.wdc.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{F181233F-67DF-4995-A159-EB81F2B5500B}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall WD Quick View.
Uninstall WD Quick View

8. After removing WD Quick View, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong WD Quick View that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling WD Quick View with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove WD Quick View by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that WD Quick View by Western Digital Technologies, Inc. is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove WD Quick View supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered 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 15:46:36.610