Application Parallels Tools

A guide to uninstall Parallels Tools from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to remove Parallels Tools for Windows. The Windows release was created by Parallels Software International Inc. Take a look here for more info on Parallels Software International Inc. Click on to get more info about Parallels Tools on Parallels Software International Inc's website. The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Parallels\Parallels Tools folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for Parallels Tools is MsiExec.exe /X{D5486207-AD19-4B62-BD9E-CE7AD3DFF2E9}. prl_tools.exe is the Parallels Tools's primary executable file and it occupies approximately 202.25 KB (207104 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed alongside Parallels Tools. They occupy about 18.21 MB (19094016 bytes) on disk.

  • prlhosttime.exe (58.25 KB)
  • prl_cc.exe (171.75 KB)
  • PTIAgent.exe (7.25 MB)
  • prl_booster.exe (7.27 MB)
  • prl_cat.exe (66.25 KB)
  • prl_nettool.exe (171.75 KB)
  • prl_nettool_vista.exe (178.75 KB)
  • prl_newsid.exe (54.75 KB)
  • prl_snapshot.exe (60.75 KB)
  • prl_userpasswd.exe (61.25 KB)
  • prl_vshadow.exe (541.25 KB)
  • setup_nativelook.exe (793.25 KB)
  • sha_micro_app.exe (57.25 KB)
  • pis_setup.exe (972.75 KB)
  • prl_net_inst.exe (81.50 KB)
  • coherence.exe (35.25 KB)
  • prl_tools.exe (202.25 KB)
  • prl_tools_service.exe (162.75 KB)
  • coherence.exe (31.75 KB)
  • mapi32.exe (31.25 KB)
  • SharedIntApp.exe (45.25 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 6.6.23390 of Parallels Tools. You can find below a few links to other Parallels Tools versions: to view all...

A way to delete Parallels Tools from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Parallels Tools is an application released by Parallels Software International Inc. Sometimes, people choose to erase this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because uninstalling this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY manner to erase Parallels Tools 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Parallels Tools or simply click the Search feature and type in "Parallels Tools". If it exists on your system the Parallels Tools program will be found very quickly. After you select Parallels Tools in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Parallels Tools, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Parallels Tools:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{D5486207-AD19-4B62-BD9E-CE7AD3DFF2E9}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Parallels Tools.
Uninstall Parallels Tools

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

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Parallels Tools by Parallels Software International Inc from your computer, nor are we saying that Parallels Tools by Parallels Software International Inc is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Parallels Tools in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-05-23 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-05-23 14:40:30.957