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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Parallels Tools or simply click the Search feature and type in "Parallels Tools". If it is installed on your PC the Parallels Tools app will be found very quickly. When you click Parallels Tools in the list , some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Parallels Tools, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information 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 program 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)
Software Application


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

follow @DanielStatescu
Last update on: 2015-05-23 14:40:30.957