SolidWorks viewer SolidWorks viewer

A guide to uninstall SolidWorks viewer from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove SolidWorks viewer for Windows. It was created for Windows by SolidWorks. More data about SolidWorks can be found here. Click on to get more info about SolidWorks viewer on SolidWorks's website. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SolidWorks Viewer directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall SolidWorks viewer by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{28AEC0F5-E361-4F9C-A966-D3C3FE897D41}. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 1.56 MB (1636864 bytes) on disk and is titled SWViewer.exe.

SolidWorks viewer contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.56 MB (1636864 bytes) on disk.

  • SWViewer.exe (1.56 MB)

The current page applies to SolidWorks viewer version 20.40.54 alone. You can find below info on other releases of SolidWorks viewer: to view all...

How to delete SolidWorks viewer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SolidWorks viewer is an application released by SolidWorks. Sometimes, computer users want to erase this application. This is troublesome because removing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK solution to erase SolidWorks viewer 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate SolidWorks viewer or simply activate the Search feature and type in "SolidWorks viewer". If it is installed on your PC the SolidWorks viewer app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click SolidWorks viewer in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about SolidWorks viewer, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SolidWorks viewer:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{28AEC0F5-E361-4F9C-A966-D3C3FE897D41}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall SolidWorks viewer.
Uninstall SolidWorks viewer

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove SolidWorks viewer by SolidWorks from your computer, we are not saying that SolidWorks viewer by SolidWorks is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove SolidWorks viewer supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-09-12 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-09-12 18:46:22.363