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Should I remove TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0003%


5.1.13999 16.67%
5.1.10408 16.67%
5.1.9385 16.67%
5.1.9220 33.33%
5.1.9192 16.67%

TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper

What is TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper?

TeamViewer MSI is an alternative installation package for the full version or TeamViewer Host. It's used for deploying TeamViewer via Group Policy (GPO) in an Active Directory domain.

About  (from TeamViewer GmbH)

TeamViewer is a simple and fast solution for remote control, desktop sharing and file transfer that works behind any firewall and NAT proxy. To connect to another computer just run TeamViewer on both machines without the need of an installation procedure. With the first start automatic partner IDs are generated on both...  Read more


The most common release is 5.1.9220, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named _6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe. The setup package generally installs about 27 files and is usually about 26.79 MB (28,087,189 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.teamviewer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Teamviewer\Version5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AC1EA1CD-0DD0-46FA-A558-86A2DD7A9F2B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 26.79 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper

Program executable:_6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe
Additional files:
  • TV.dll - TeamViewer Remote Control (TeamViewer Dynamic Link Library (DLL))
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ar.dll
  • TeamViewer.exe - TeamViewer (TeamViewer Remote Control Application)
  • TeamViewer_Desktop.exe
  • TeamViewer_Resource_cs.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_da.dll - TeamViewer-ressourcer
  • TeamViewer_Resource_de.dll - TeamViewer Resources
  • TeamViewer_Resource_en.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_es.dll - Recursos de TeamViewer
  • TeamViewer_Resource_fi.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_fr.dll - Ressources TeamViewer
  • TeamViewer_Resource_it.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ja.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ko.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_nl.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_no.dll - TeamViewer ressurser
  • TeamViewer_Resource_pl.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_pt.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ru.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_sv.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_tr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe
  • TeamViewer_Setup.exe
  • tvca.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TeamViewer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{15B2549D-31D4-4402-BC3B-6A5A9C941541}' (runs on registration).
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe runs as a service named 'TeamViewer 5' (TeamViewer5) "TeamViewer Remote Software".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programfiler\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer_Service.exe'.
  • TeamViewer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programfiler\TeamViewer\Version5\TeamViewer.exe'.

How do I remove TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper?

You can uninstall TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper 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 TeamViewer 5 (MSI Wrapper), 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 TeamViewer 5 MSI Wrapper.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 17%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.45%
  France 36.36%
  Norway 9.09%
  Turkey 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 60.00%
Dell 40.00%
Common models
HP EliteBook 2540p 16.67%
Dell Latitude E6530 16.67%
HP ProBook 4520s 16.67%
HP EliteBook 8560w 16.67%
Dell OptiPlex 990 16.67%
ASUSTeK CM6731_CM6431_CM6... 16.67%

About (from TeamViewer GmbH)

The German based TeamViewer GmbH was founded in 2005 and is fully focused on development and distribution of high-end solutions for online collaboration and communication.
Publisher URL: www.teamviewer.com


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