VMware Horizon Client VMware Horizon Client

A guide to uninstall VMware Horizon Client from your PC

This web page is about VMware Horizon Client for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by VMware, Inc.. You can find out more on VMware, Inc. or check for application updates here. Further information about VMware Horizon Client can be seen at . The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's choice. MsiExec.exe /X{51693296-051E-4316-AC92-78A0E980E4AC} is the full command line if you want to uninstall VMware Horizon Client. The program's main executable file is titled vmware-view.exe and it has a size of 9.14 MB (9587248 bytes).

VMware Horizon Client is comprised of the following executables which take 20.94 MB (21954360 bytes) on disk:

  • vmUpdateLauncher.exe (58.05 KB)
  • vmware-appstub.exe (61.71 KB)
  • vmware-view.exe (9.14 MB)
  • horizon_client_service.exe (434.21 KB)
  • 7za.exe (968.55 KB)
  • ws_diag.exe (1.18 MB)
  • ws_diag.exe (1.32 MB)
  • vmware-print-helper.exe (750.05 KB)
  • vmware-print-previewer.exe (53.55 KB)
  • vmware-print-redir-client.exe (1.42 MB)
  • vmware-print-redir-utility.exe (575.71 KB)
  • vmware-remotemks.exe (3.22 MB)
  • vmware-view-usbdloader.exe (42.21 KB)
  • HTML5VideoPlayer.exe (1.78 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of VMware Horizon Client. Click on the links below for other VMware Horizon Client versions: to view all...
Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry entries will be left behind when you remove VMware Horizon Client from your computer.

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201006115003.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201006115003_000_NetFxRedist.log.html
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201006115003_000_NetFxRedist.log-MSI_netfx_Full_x86.msi.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201007180648.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023110110.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023114856.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023120310.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023120756.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023120803.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023120810.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023120816.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023121007.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023121043.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023122721.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023122733.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware_Horizon_Client_20201023125215.log

Many times the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{a939916c-ce97-4d4b-92f8-bef4ff73d821}

How to erase VMware Horizon Client from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Horizon Client is a program released by the software company VMware, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action to uninstall VMware Horizon Client 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 already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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 installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate VMware Horizon Client or simply click the Search field and type in "VMware Horizon Client". If it exists on your system the VMware Horizon Client program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click VMware Horizon Client in the list of programs, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about VMware Horizon Client, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VMware Horizon Client:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{51693296-051E-4316-AC92-78A0E980E4AC}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VMware Horizon Client.
Uninstall VMware Horizon Client

8. After removing VMware Horizon Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VMware Horizon Client which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing VMware Horizon Client with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove VMware Horizon Client by VMware, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that VMware Horizon Client by VMware, Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove VMware Horizon Client supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-08-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-08-22 06:43:40.143