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A way to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Sierra Wireless Inc.. Further information on Sierra Wireless Inc. can be seen here. Click on to get more info about Sierra Wireless Watcher on Sierra Wireless Inc.'s website. Sierra Wireless Watcher is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\Sierra Wireless Inc\3G Watcher directory, subject to the user's decision. You can remove Sierra Wireless Watcher by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{F1AFD1D1-3536-4614-8333-6B1B256E806F}. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Watcher.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 1.09 MB (1139992 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of Sierra Wireless Watcher. They take about 2.45 MB (2567176 bytes) on disk.

  • RepairDriver64.exe (100.77 KB)
  • SwiApiMux.exe (205.27 KB)
  • SwiDevInfo.exe (53.27 KB)
  • WaHelper.exe (61.27 KB)
  • Watcher.exe (1.09 MB)
  • DriverInst.exe (217.27 KB)
  • DriverInst64.exe (255.77 KB)
  • GpsApp.exe (32.77 KB)
  • SWLogCollector.exe (161.27 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Sierra Wireless Watcher version 5.0.2258.0004 alone. For other Sierra Wireless Watcher versions please click below:

Several files, folders and Windows registry entries can not be deleted when you remove Sierra Wireless Watcher from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra Wireless\GSM Watcher

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra Wireless\GSM Watcher\callhistory.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra Wireless\Logs\SwiApiInterface-Watcher.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra Wireless\Logs\Watcher.txt
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{F1AFD1D1-3536-4614-8333-6B1B256E806F}\GenericDesktop_5301E79CEFC24D4794A1F4E4124EF175.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Sierra Wireless Inc\Watcher 3G - GSM
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1D1DFA1F635341643833B6B152E608F6
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{F1AFD1D1-3536-4614-8333-6B1B256E806F}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sierra Wireless Inc\Watcher 3G - GSM
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sierra Wireless Inc\Watcher Helper

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1D1DFA1F635341643833B6B152E608F6\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{F1AFD1D1-3536-4614-8333-6B1B256E806F}\

How to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sierra Wireless Watcher is an application marketed by the software company Sierra Wireless Inc.. Sometimes, users try to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because removing this manually requires some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Sierra Wireless Watcher or simply click the Search feature and type in "Sierra Wireless Watcher". If it exists on your system the Sierra Wireless Watcher app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Sierra Wireless Watcher in the list of applications, some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Sierra Wireless Watcher, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Sierra Wireless Watcher:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{F1AFD1D1-3536-4614-8333-6B1B256E806F}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher.
Uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher

8. After uninstalling Sierra Wireless Watcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Sierra Wireless Watcher which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Sierra Wireless Watcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher by Sierra Wireless Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Sierra Wireless Watcher by Sierra Wireless Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Sierra Wireless Watcher in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-28 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-28 04:19:13.223