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Should I remove Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007?

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7% remove it93% keep it
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Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007


Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007 is a software program developed by Microsoft. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 21.76 MB (22,814,226 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows XP. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\software center\configuration\tools
Uninstaller: C:\Software Center\Configuration\Tools\Unwise32.exe /Z "C:\Software Center\Configuration\Install Logs\Microsoft\Visio Viewer.log"
Estimated size: 21.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007

  • cacls.exe - Microsoft(R) Windows (R) 2000 Operating System (Control ACLs Program)
  • qchain.exe - Microsoft\QFE Reg check for pending rename operations
  • KILL.EXE - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(TM) Operating System (Microsoft® Process Kill Utility)
  • SLEEP.EXE - IDW tools
  • TSKill.exe - Terminal Services End Process Utility
  • CHECKRAS.EXE - Microsoft Systems Management Server
  • robocopy.exe - Microsoft Robocopy (robocopy)
  • taskkill.exe - Kill Process
  • UpTime.exe - Uptime (Calculates system uptime and availability)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SUBINACL.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{1A93BE64-5923-47EB-81FD-C4B4374A2498}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • SUBINACL.EXE is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VMAdvisor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Windows Resource Kits\Tools\SUBINACL.exe" /verbose=1 /keyreg "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{8696D99C-E2D2-4614-85A8-90FB821470E0}" /grant="Everyone"=F.

How do I remove Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007?

You can uninstall Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft Visio Viewer 2007, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Visio Viewer 2007.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows XP

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

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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