Application Parallels Tools

How to uninstall Parallels Tools from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove Parallels Tools for Windows. The Windows release was created by Parallels Software International Inc. Check out here where you can get more info on Parallels Software International Inc. More details about the application Parallels Tools can be seen at . The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Parallels\Parallels Tools folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for Parallels Tools is MsiExec.exe /X{AA0C15ED-03BD-4ACD-96F5-0B214117455C}. The application's main executable file has a size of 226.25 KB (231680 bytes) on disk and is named prl_tools.exe.

Parallels Tools contains of the executables below. They take 18.20 MB (19084032 bytes) on disk.

  • prlhosttime.exe (58.25 KB)
  • prl_cc.exe (172.25 KB)
  • PTIAgent.exe (7.29 MB)
  • prl_booster.exe (7.27 MB)
  • 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 (537.75 KB)
  • setup_nativelook.exe (794.75 KB)
  • sha_micro_app.exe (57.25 KB)
  • pis_setup.exe (960.75 KB)
  • prl_net_inst.exe (81.50 KB)
  • coherence.exe (36.75 KB)
  • prl_tools.exe (226.25 KB)
  • prl_tools_service.exe (162.25 KB)
  • coherence.exe (33.25 KB)
  • mapi32.exe (31.25 KB)
  • SharedIntApp.exe (45.25 KB) to view all...

This info is about Parallels Tools version 9.0.23350 alone. Click on the links below for other Parallels Tools versions: to view all...

A way to remove Parallels Tools from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Parallels Tools is a program released by the software company Parallels Software International Inc. Frequently, people decide to uninstall this application. This can be difficult because deleting this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY way to uninstall 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
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 find Parallels Tools or simply click the Search field and type in "Parallels Tools". The Parallels Tools program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Parallels Tools in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Parallels Tools, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Parallels Tools:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{AA0C15ED-03BD-4ACD-96F5-0B214117455C}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Parallels Tools.
Uninstall Parallels Tools

8. After removing Parallels Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Parallels Tools which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Parallels Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove Parallels Tools by Parallels Software International Inc from your PC, we are not saying that Parallels Tools by Parallels Software International Inc is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Parallels Tools supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-10-04 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-10-04 05:13:28.453