VMware Workstation VMware Workstation

A way to uninstall VMware Workstation from your computer

VMware Workstation is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by VMware, Inc.. More information about VMware, Inc. can be seen here. MsiExec.exe /I{0D94F75A-0EA6-4951-B3AF-B145FA9E05C6} is the full command line if you want to uninstall VMware Workstation. The application's main executable file has a size of 2.01 MB (2110544 bytes) on disk and is labeled vmware.exe.

VMware Workstation contains of the executables below. They occupy 279.63 MB (293214568 bytes) on disk.

  • emmett.exe (628.08 KB)
  • mkisofs.exe (422.17 KB)
  • openssl.exe (344.08 KB)
  • vixDiskMountServer.exe (384.08 KB)
  • vmnat.exe (427.08 KB)
  • vmnetcfg.exe (2.86 MB)
  • VMnetDHCP.exe (350.08 KB)
  • vmplayer.exe (2.61 MB)
  • vmrun.exe (483.08 KB)
  • vmss2core.exe (867.08 KB)
  • vmUpdateLauncher.exe (34.08 KB)
  • vmware-authd.exe (84.08 KB)
  • vmware-hostd.exe (13.73 MB)
  • vmware-kvm.exe (616.08 KB)
  • vmware-remotemks-debug.exe (4.90 MB)
  • vmware-remotemks.exe (4.62 MB)
  • vmware-tray.exe (109.08 KB)
  • vmware-unity-helper.exe (185.58 KB)
  • vmware-vdiskmanager.exe (1.25 MB)
  • vmware-vmx-debug.exe (21.51 MB)
  • vmware-vmx-stats.exe (19.63 MB)
  • vmware-vmx.exe (17.14 MB)
  • vmware-vprobe.exe (515.58 KB)
  • vmware.exe (2.01 MB)
  • vnetlib.exe (735.58 KB)
  • vnetsniffer.exe (343.58 KB)
  • vnetstats.exe (330.08 KB)
  • vprintproxy.exe (18.08 KB)
  • zip.exe (291.08 KB)
  • ovftool.exe (6.50 MB)
  • VMware-Converter-all.exe (174.82 MB)
  • storePwd.exe (69.58 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader.exe (593.58 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgrader9x.exe (203.08 KB)
  • VMwareToolsUpgraderNT.exe (203.08 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to VMware Workstation version 10.0.0 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of VMware Workstation: to view all...
VMware Workstation has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall VMware Workstation:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\150\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_VMware_VMware Workstation_vmnetcfg_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\150\VMware_Workstation_vmplayer
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\150\VMware_Workstation_vmui
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VMware\workstation.log

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VMware Workstation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\VMware, Inc.\VMware Workstation

A way to remove VMware Workstation with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VMware Workstation is a program released by the software company VMware, Inc.. Frequently, computer users decide to remove this application. This can be easier said than done because removing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE way to remove VMware Workstation is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find VMware Workstation or simply click the Search feature and type in "VMware Workstation". If it is installed on your PC the VMware Workstation application will be found automatically. After you select VMware Workstation in the list , the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about VMware Workstation, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall VMware Workstation.
Uninstall VMware Workstation

8. After uninstalling VMware Workstation, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of VMware Workstation that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VMware Workstation with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VMware Workstation by VMware, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that VMware Workstation by VMware, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall VMware Workstation in case 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 15:46:51.933