How to uninstall NVIDIA PhysX from your system

NVIDIA PhysX is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by NVIDIA Corporation. Check out here where you can get more info on NVIDIA Corporation. More details about the software NVIDIA PhysX can be found at . The program is often found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing NVIDIA PhysX is MsiExec.exe /X{1C4551A6-4743-4093-91E4-1477CD655043}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. NVIDIA PhysX's main file takes about 625.22 KB (640224 bytes) and its name is Setup__2140_il21.exe.

The following executable files are contained in NVIDIA PhysX. They occupy 12.29 MB (12889824 bytes) on disk.

  • update160619.exe (9.78 MB)
  • Setup__2140_il21.exe (625.22 KB)
  • winrar-x64-531.exe (1.90 MB)

This web page is about NVIDIA PhysX version 9.09.0203 alone. You can find here a few links to other NVIDIA PhysX versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling NVIDIA PhysX we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX

The files below remain on your disk by NVIDIA PhysX's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AGEIA Technologies\NVIDIA_PhysX_Help.mht
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\cudart64_30_9.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\PhysXDevice64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common\PhysXLoader64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Engine\DO_NOT_MANUALLY_DELETE_ANY_SUBFOLDERS.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Engine\v2.8.3\PhysXCooking64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Engine\v2.8.3\PhysXCore64.dll

Many times the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1C4551A6-4743-4093-91E4-1477CD655043}

A way to remove NVIDIA PhysX from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NVIDIA PhysX is an application by the software company NVIDIA Corporation. Some users try to remove it. This can be difficult because removing this by hand requires some experience regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY procedure to remove NVIDIA PhysX is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed 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 system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate NVIDIA PhysX or simply click the Search feature and type in "NVIDIA PhysX". The NVIDIA PhysX program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click NVIDIA PhysX in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding NVIDIA PhysX, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for NVIDIA PhysX:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{1C4551A6-4743-4093-91E4-1477CD655043}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall NVIDIA PhysX.
Uninstall NVIDIA PhysX

8. After uninstalling NVIDIA PhysX, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong NVIDIA PhysX which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing NVIDIA PhysX using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove NVIDIA PhysX by NVIDIA Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that NVIDIA PhysX by NVIDIA Corporation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove NVIDIA PhysX in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 08:05:25.733