pcAnywhere pcAnywhere

A way to uninstall pcAnywhere from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to remove pcAnywhere for Windows. The Windows release was created by Symantec Corporation. More information about Symantec Corporation can be seen here. Usually the pcAnywhere application is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Symantec\pcAnywhere folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for uninstalling pcAnywhere is MsiExec.exe /X{29160C71-0E16-4DDA-B551-683DA8FA1625}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. Winaw32.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 957.37 KB (980344 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of pcAnywhere. They occupy an average of 5.42 MB (5687864 bytes) on disk.

  • awhost32.exe (133.37 KB)
  • awhprobe.exe (25.87 KB)
  • AwInvite.exe (24.37 KB)
  • awrem32.exe (137.37 KB)
  • certcons.exe (15.87 KB)
  • DSBrowse.exe (61.37 KB)
  • IntgStat.exe (53.37 KB)
  • KillHost.exe (61.37 KB)
  • MachKey.exe (49.37 KB)
  • PcaAdminApp.exe (205.37 KB)
  • pcaEvents.exe (77.37 KB)
  • pcAQuickConnect.exe (93.37 KB)
  • pcArecordLauncher.exe (65.37 KB)
  • pcASessionPlayer.exe (69.37 KB)
  • RemStart.exe (129.37 KB)
  • SEEBuilder.exe (53.37 KB)
  • SessionController.exe (65.37 KB)
  • SetDefaultProvider.exe (26.37 KB)
  • SidEditor.exe (40.87 KB)
  • slaunch.exe (17.87 KB)
  • stophost.exe (15.37 KB)
  • ThinHostLauncher.exe (65.37 KB)
  • thinprobe.exe (69.37 KB)
  • ThinSet.exe (57.37 KB)
  • THost.exe (137.37 KB)
  • UserSessionMgr.exe (113.37 KB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (2.56 MB)
  • Winaw32.exe (957.37 KB)
  • winawsvr.exe (109.37 KB) to view all...

This info is about pcAnywhere version 12.5 alone.

How to erase pcAnywhere with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

pcAnywhere is a program offered by the software company Symantec Corporation. Some users want to remove it. This is easier said than done because deleting this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE procedure to remove pcAnywhere 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate pcAnywhere or simply activate the Search feature and type in "pcAnywhere". The pcAnywhere application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click pcAnywhere in the list of applications, some information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about pcAnywhere, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall pcAnywhere.
Uninstall pcAnywhere

8. After uninstalling pcAnywhere, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of pcAnywhere which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling pcAnywhere using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall pcAnywhere by Symantec Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that pcAnywhere by Symantec Corporation is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall pcAnywhere supposing you want to. 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.

2015-10-04 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-10-04 19:04:28.920