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How to uninstall VMware Workstation from your computer

You can find below detailed information on how to remove VMware Workstation for Windows. It is produced by VMware, Inc.. More information on VMware, Inc. can be found here. More details about the software VMware Workstation can be found at . VMware Workstation is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the program. The full uninstall command line for VMware Workstation is MsiExec.exe /I{0D94F75A-0EA6-4951-B3AF-B145FA9E05C6}. vmware.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 2.00 MB (2097776 bytes) on disk.

VMware Workstation installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 286.34 MB (300247560 bytes) on disk.

  • mkisofs.exe (421.70 KB)
  • openssl.exe (314.50 KB)
  • vixDiskMountServer.exe (408.11 KB)
  • vmnat.exe (423.11 KB)
  • vmnetcfg.exe (5.37 MB)
  • VMnetDHCP.exe (346.11 KB)
  • vmplayer.exe (3.93 MB)
  • vmrun.exe (500.61 KB)
  • vmss2core.exe (574.11 KB)
  • vmUpdateLauncher.exe (58.61 KB)
  • vmware-authd.exe (78.00 KB)
  • vmware-hostd.exe (11.29 MB)
  • vmware-remotemks-debug.exe (2.85 MB)
  • vmware-remotemks.exe (2.61 MB)
  • vmware-tray.exe (101.11 KB)
  • vmware-unity-helper.exe (176.61 KB)
  • vmware-vdiskmanager.exe (1.14 MB)
  • vmware-vmx-debug.exe (18.27 MB)
  • vmware-vmx-stats.exe (16.84 MB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (14.40 MB)
  • vmware.exe (2.00 MB)
  • vnetlib.exe (743.61 KB)
  • vnetlib64.exe (895.11 KB)
  • vnetsniffer.exe (340.61 KB)
  • vnetstats.exe (326.11 KB)
  • vprintproxy.exe (11.00 KB)
  • zip.exe (290.61 KB)
  • ovftool.exe (20.34 MB)
  • VMware-Converter-all.exe (126.69 MB)
  • storePwd.exe (68.61 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader.exe (588.11 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader9x.exe (202.61 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgraderNT.exe (202.61 KB)
  • vmware-vmx-debug.exe (19.84 MB)
  • vmware-vmx-stats.exe (18.18 MB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (15.71 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to VMware Workstation version only. Click on the links below for other VMware Workstation versions: to view all...

A way to erase VMware Workstation from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Workstation is an application marketed by the software company VMware, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to remove it. This is difficult because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY way to remove VMware Workstation is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate VMware Workstation or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VMware Workstation". The VMware Workstation application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select VMware Workstation in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding VMware Workstation, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VMware Workstation:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{0D94F75A-0EA6-4951-B3AF-B145FA9E05C6}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VMware Workstation.
Uninstall VMware Workstation

8. After uninstalling VMware Workstation, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong VMware Workstation that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VMware Workstation using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove VMware Workstation by VMware, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that VMware Workstation by VMware, Inc. is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove VMware Workstation in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-06-03 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-06-03 13:17:17.763