VMware Workstation Lite VMware Workstation Lite

How to uninstall VMware Workstation Lite from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove VMware Workstation Lite for Windows. The Windows release was created by VMware, Inc.. Open here for more details on VMware, Inc.. Please open if you want to read more on VMware Workstation Lite on VMware, Inc.'s page. The application is usually located in the C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Workstation directory (same installation drive as Windows). VMware Workstation Lite's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{A3FF5CB2-FB35-4658-8751-9EDE1D65B3AA}. VMware Workstation Lite's main file takes around 2.82 MB (2959920 bytes) and its name is vmware.exe.

The executable files below are part of VMware Workstation Lite. They take an average of 44.12 MB (46267680 bytes) on disk.

  • ace_upgrade.exe (2.34 MB)
  • farexec-service.exe (346.55 KB)
  • hqtray.exe (54.55 KB)
  • unzip.exe (118.55 KB)
  • vmnat.exe (146.55 KB)
  • vmnetcfg.exe (22.05 KB)
  • VMnetDHCP.exe (118.55 KB)
  • vmplayer.exe (2.11 MB)
  • vmrun.exe (2.57 MB)
  • vmware-acetool.exe (31.55 KB)
  • vmware-authd.exe (106.55 KB)
  • vmware-fullscreen.exe (2.48 MB)
  • vmware-tray.exe (70.55 KB)
  • vmware-ufad.exe (182.55 KB)
  • vmware-vdiskmanager.exe (1.05 MB)
  • vmware.exe (2.82 MB)
  • vnetlib.exe (386.55 KB)
  • vnetsniffer.exe (62.55 KB)
  • vnetstats.exe (54.55 KB)
  • zip.exe (138.55 KB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (7.21 MB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (9.35 MB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (8.61 MB)
  • bulkDeploy.exe (17.55 KB)
  • pkt_app.exe (716.00 KB)
  • pkt_deploy.exe (322.55 KB)
  • pkt_run.exe (130.55 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.11 MB)
  • bootrun.exe (142.55 KB)
  • customize.exe (246.55 KB)
  • deployPkg.exe (58.55 KB)
  • guestcustutil.exe (310.55 KB)
  • imgCustFinalization.exe (78.55 KB)
  • imgCustPrep.exe (28.55 KB)
  • wminictest.exe (154.55 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader.exe (186.55 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader9x.exe (186.55 KB)
  • upgrader.exe (130.55 KB)
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This info is about VMware Workstation Lite version alone. You can find below a few links to other VMware Workstation Lite releases:

How to uninstall VMware Workstation Lite with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Workstation Lite is a program offered by VMware, Inc.. Some people try to erase this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this by hand requires some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK action to erase VMware Workstation Lite is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find VMware Workstation Lite or simply click the Search field and type in "VMware Workstation Lite". The VMware Workstation Lite application will be found very quickly. When you click VMware Workstation Lite in the list , the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding VMware Workstation Lite, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VMware Workstation Lite:

  • The publisher is: http://www.vmware.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{A3FF5CB2-FB35-4658-8751-9EDE1D65B3AA}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VMware Workstation Lite.
Uninstall VMware Workstation Lite

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

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



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall VMware Workstation Lite by VMware, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that VMware Workstation Lite by VMware, Inc. is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VMware Workstation Lite supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-04-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-04-09 20:55:30.813