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VMware DiskMount Utility

What is VMware DiskMount Utility?  (from VMware)

VMware Disk Mount is a utility for Windows that allows you to mount an unused virtual disk as a separate drive or partition without needing to connect to the virtual disk from within a virtual machine. You can mount specific volumes of a virtual disk if the virtual disk is partitioned. After you mount a virtual disk, y...  Read more


VMware DiskMount Utility is a program developed by VMware. The main program executable is vmware-mount.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 2.91 MB (3,055,616 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of VMware DiskMount Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vmware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware DiskMount Utility\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{601D774D-0D04-4CB1-9E3B-5394FAAFA1FB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.91 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by VMware DiskMount Utility

Program executable:vmware-mount.exe
Name:VMware Workstation
Virtual disk mount utility
Path:C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware DiskMount Utility\vmware-mount.exe
Additional files:
  • libeay32.dll
  • ssleay32.dll
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

How do I remove VMware DiskMount Utility?

You can uninstall VMware DiskMount Utility 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 VMware DiskMount Utility, 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 VMware DiskMount Utility.

Win XP 40%
Win 7 (SP1) 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows Server 2003 6.67%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows 10 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 46.67%
Windows 7 Professional 23.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.33%
Windows 8 3.33%
Windows 8 Enterprise Eval... 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  Germany 12.82%
  Italy 7.69%
  Spain 5.13%
  United Kingdom 5.13%
  Lithuania 5.13%
  Poland 5.13%
  United Arab Emirates 2.56%
  Austria 2.56%
  Belgium 2.56%
  BM 2.56%
  Canada 2.56%
  Greece 2.56%
  Israel 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 26.92%
Dell 19.23%
Hewlett-Packard 19.23%
Samsung 11.54%
Intel 7.69%
Sahara 3.85%
Medion 3.85%
Acer 3.85%
ASUS 3.85%
Common models
Samsung R610 5.56%
Samsung R510 5.56%
OEGStone DG965SS_ 5.56%
MSI MS-7592 5.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7255 5.56%

About VMware

VMware provides virtualization platform products that include a player that enables users to run virtual machines on their desktops as well as Workstation for software developers and IT professionals, Server, which enables virtual partitioning of a server, Virtual SMP that enables a virtual machine to use four physical processors simultaneously and VMFS, which allows multiple ESX Servers to share block-based storage.
Publisher URL: www.vmware.com


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