Application VMware Tools

Run a quick benchmark of your PC!

A way to uninstall VMware Tools from your system

This info is about VMware Tools for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by VMware, Inc.. Additional info about VMware, Inc. can be found here. More information about VMware Tools can be seen at . VMware Tools is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools directory, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. MsiExec.exe /X{FE2F6A2C-196E-4210-9C04-2B1BC21F07EF} is the full command line if you want to remove VMware Tools. VMwareToolsUpgrader.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 639.55 KB (654896 bytes) on disk.

VMware Tools is comprised of the following executables which occupy 6.38 MB (6695040 bytes) on disk:



  • COMREG.EXE (129.55 KB)
  • rpctool.exe (123.05 KB)
  • TPAutoConnect.exe (512.73 KB)
  • TPAutoConnSvc.exe (325.73 KB)
  • VMip.exe (454.05 KB)
  • VMUpgradeHelper.exe (243.55 KB)
  • VMwareCplLauncher.exe (437.55 KB)
  • VMwareHgfsClient.exe (390.55 KB)
  • VMwareResolutionSet.exe (417.05 KB)
  • VMwareService.exe (728.05 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader.exe (639.55 KB)
  • VMwareTray.exe (526.05 KB)
  • VMwareUser.exe (1,003.05 KB)
  • VMwareXferlogs.exe (50.55 KB)
  • zip.exe (138.55 KB)
  • c-stubber.exe (354.55 KB)
  • instutil32.exe (64.00 KB)
...click to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 8.0.1.11537 of VMware Tools. Click on the links below for other VMware Tools versions:

...click to view all...




How to remove VMware Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Tools is an application by VMware, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to erase it. Sometimes this can be difficult because doing this by hand takes some skill related to PCs. One of the best EASY solution to erase VMware Tools 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.

DOWNLOAD NOW

2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VMware Tools or simply click the Search feature and type in "VMware Tools". If it is installed on your PC the VMware Tools application will be found automatically. When you click VMware Tools in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding VMware Tools, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VMware Tools:


  • The software company is: http://www.vmware.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{FE2F6A2C-196E-4210-9C04-2B1BC21F07EF}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VMware Tools.
Uninstall VMware Tools


8. After uninstalling VMware Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of VMware Tools that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VMware Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

DOWNLOAD NOW

Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VMware Tools by VMware, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that VMware Tools by VMware, Inc. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VMware Tools in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-10-07 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @danarm
Last update on: 2015-10-07 06:44:58.703