VMware Horizon View Client VMware Horizon View Client

How to uninstall VMware Horizon View Client from your PC

VMware Horizon View Client is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by VMware, Inc.. More info about VMware, Inc. can be seen here. More details about the program VMware Horizon View Client can be seen at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary depending on the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for VMware Horizon View Client is MsiExec.exe /I{EBE23A79-2626-4B4B-86A8-97230F06A5B3}. vmware-view.exe is the VMware Horizon View Client's main executable file and it occupies about 1.78 MB (1867480 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of VMware Horizon View Client. They occupy an average of 13.58 MB (14244624 bytes) on disk.

  • vmware-remotemks.exe (4.65 MB)
  • vmware-view.exe (1.78 MB)
  • vmware-view-usbd.exe (1.09 MB)
  • 7za.exe (574.00 KB)
  • ws_diag.exe (1.95 MB)
  • ws_diag.exe (3.04 MB)
  • wsnm.exe (516.21 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of VMware Horizon View Client. Click on the links below for other VMware Horizon View Client versions: to view all...
Some files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be deleted when you remove VMware Horizon View Client from your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client

The files below remain on your disk by VMware Horizon View Client's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client\bin\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client\bin\x64\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client\MMDRCliLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client\pcoip_crypto.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EBE23A79-2626-4B4B-86A8-97230F06A5B3}

Open regedit.exe to delete the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\vmware-view.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Horizon View Client\vmware-view.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EBE23A79-2626-4B4B-86A8-97230F06A5B3}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EBE23A79-2626-4B4B-86A8-97230F06A5B3}\InstallSource

How to delete VMware Horizon View Client using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Horizon View Client is an application offered by the software company VMware, Inc.. Frequently, users choose to erase it. This is difficult because deleting this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY action to erase VMware Horizon View Client is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VMware Horizon View Client or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VMware Horizon View Client". The VMware Horizon View Client application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click VMware Horizon View Client in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding VMware Horizon View Client, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VMware Horizon View Client:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{EBE23A79-2626-4B4B-86A8-97230F06A5B3}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VMware Horizon View Client.
Uninstall VMware Horizon View Client

8. After removing VMware Horizon View Client, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong VMware Horizon View Client that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing VMware Horizon View Client using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove VMware Horizon View Client by VMware, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that VMware Horizon View Client by VMware, Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove VMware Horizon View Client supposing you decide this is what you want to do. 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.

2016-06-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 03:39:01.527