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Should I remove Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #402
United States Rank #317
Reach 1.8527%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.56 days
281.91 days >
Average installed length: 148.12 days


14.0.7015.1000 68.86%
14.0.6029.1000 21.37%
14.0.4763.1030 0.02%
14.0.4763.1025 0.01%
14.0.4763.1023 0.02%
14.0.4763.1021 0.01%
14.0.4763.1017 0.01%
14.0.4763.1013 0.23%
14.0.4763.1012 0.06%
14.0.4763.1011 0.17%
14.0.4763.1007 0.02%
14.0.4763.1004 0.03%
14.0.4763.1000 9.21%

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Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer

What is Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer?

PowerPoint Viewer lets you view full-featured presentations created in PowerPoint with full fidelity. This viewer also supports opening password-protected Microsoft PowerPoint presentations. You can view and print presentations, but you cannot edit them in the PowerPoint Viewer.


The most common release is 14.0.7015.1000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named ppvwicon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 641.58 KB (656,975 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{95140000-00AF-041F-0000-0000000FF1CE}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{95140000-00AF-0405-0000-0000000FF1CE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 641.58 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer

Program executable:ppvwicon.exe
Name:Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2010 component

How do I remove Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.49%
Windows 8 12.65%
Windows XP 3.82%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Windows 8.1 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 65.73%
Windows 7 Professional 7.38%
Windows 8.1 4.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.78%
Windows 10 Home 3.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.68%
  Germany 11.15%
  United Kingdom 4.31%
  Canada 3.68%
  Netherlands 2.38%
  Belgium 1.93%
  Australia 1.93%
  Austria 1.23%
  Czech Republic 1.01%
  Poland 0.96%
  Sweden 0.94%
  France 0.80%
  Turkey 0.71%
  Taiwan 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.31%
Dell 18.76%
Acer 16.26%
ASUS 9.94%
Toshiba 9.67%
Samsung 4.71%
Medion 3.57%
Lenovo 3.14%
Intel 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.18%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.84%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.65%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.11%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.48%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.36%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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