SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2   SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2

A guide to uninstall SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to remove SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Siemens AG. More info about Siemens AG can be found here. Further information about SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 can be found at . SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\setupdeinstaller.exe /x {5D6BB015-130D-4A06-8AFF-24559A2ED875}. AuditViewer.exe is the SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 's main executable file and it occupies about 900.00 KB (921600 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 . They occupy 1.45 MB (1521152 bytes) on disk.

  • AuditViewer.exe (900.00 KB)
  • HmiCheckLogIntegrity.exe (585.50 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 07.02.0000 of SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 . You can find below info on other versions of SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 :

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 :
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Alarm_Logging_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Archive_Configuration_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Audit_general_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\CHECK_IN_CHECK_OUT_Documents.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Computer_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\FilterCriteria.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Horn_Configuration_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\InsertAuditEntry_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Lifebeat_Monitoring_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Operator_Actions_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Operator_Actions_Query_InsertAuditEntry.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Picture_Tree_Manager_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Print_Jobs_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Redundancy_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Runtime_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Runtime_Query_w_InsertAuditEntry.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Runtime_Query_w_InsertAuditEntry_EA.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Start_Stop_Runtime_Query#.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Structure_tag_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Tag_Logging_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Tag_Management_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Time_Synchronization_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\Txt_Libary_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\User_Administration_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\User_Archive_Query.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\USer_LOGIN_LOGOFF_Audit.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\_WinCC_DB_Filter\USer_LOGIN_LOGOFF_Runtime.vqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\AuditViewer.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\AuditViewer.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\de\AuditViewer.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\en\AuditViewer.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\es\AuditViewer.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\fr\AuditViewer.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\HmiCheckLogIntegrity.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Interop.Excel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Interop.SQLDMO.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\it\AuditViewer.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\Microsoft.Vbe.Interop.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\msvcr71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\OFFICE.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\WinCCAuditViewerHelp_Eng.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\WinCCAuditViewerHelp_Fre.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\WinCCAuditViewerHelp_Ger.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\WinCCAuditViewerHelp_Ita.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Siemens\Audit Viewer\WinCCAuditViewerHelp_Spa.chm

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{33CB6896-FAA3-49B2-80EC-B92687347ADC}AuditViewer

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\CCConfigStudio.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\CCConfigStudio.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CCLicenseService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CCPerfMon\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CCRemoteService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\s7hspsvx\ImagePath

A way to remove SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 is an application by the software company Siemens AG. Frequently, users want to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because doing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE action to uninstall SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
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5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 or simply click the Search field and type in "SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 ". If it exists on your system the SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 in the list , some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 , ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 :

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Siemens\Bin\setupdeinstaller.exe /x {5D6BB015-130D-4A06-8AFF-24559A2ED875}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 .
Uninstall SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2

8. After removing SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 , Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 by Siemens AG from your PC, we are not saying that SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 by Siemens AG is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove SIMATIC WinCC/Audit Viewer 2008 SP2 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 05:29:51.230