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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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VMware PowerCLI


VMware PowerCLI is a software program developed by VMware. The setup package generally installs about 42 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 75% of users of VMware PowerCLI come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vmware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\VMware\Infrastructure\PowerCLI\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2E4FAF13-B720-4385-A23C-5C38D742D6C6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by VMware PowerCLI

  • VMware.VumAutomation.Client40.dll - VMware vSphere Update Manager PowerCLI (VumAutomation.Client40)
  • VMware.VumAutomation.dll - VumAutomation
  • VMware.VumAutomation.Types.dll - VumAutomation.Types
  • VMware.ImageBuilder.SoapService50.dll - ESX Image Builder PowerCLI
  • VMware.DeployAutomation.SoapService50.dll - VMware vSphere PowerCLI
  • VMware.ImageBuilder.dll - VMware vSphere ESXi (VMware.ImageBuilder)
  • VMware.VimAutomation.HA.Commands.dll - vSphere PowerCLI
  • IntegritySoapService40.dll - VIIntegrity (IntegritySoapService)
  • InternalVimService50.dll - PowerCLI
  • InternalVimService60.dll
  • InventoryService55.dll
  • VimService65.dll
  • VMware.DeployAutomation.dll - AutoDeploy PowerCLI Cmdlets
  • VMware.Security.CredentialStore.dll - VMware.Security.CredentialStore
  • VMware.Vim.dll
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Ceip.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Ceip
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Logging.SoapInterceptor.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Logging.SoapInterceptor
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Impl.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Impl
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Interop.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Interop
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Types.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Types
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Util10.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Util10
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Sdk.Util10Ps.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Util10Ps
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Srm.Views.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Srm.Views
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Srm.WsdlTypes.dll
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Commands.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Commands
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Impl.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Impl
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Interop.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Interop
  • VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Types.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.Vds.Types
  • VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Cmdlets.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Cmdlets
  • VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Impl.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Impl
  • VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Interop.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Interop
  • VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Types.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Types
  • VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Util10.dll - VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Util10

How do I remove VMware PowerCLI?

You can uninstall VMware PowerCLI 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 PowerCLI, 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 PowerCLI.

Win 10 83%
Win 7 (SP1) 17%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 83.33%
Windows 7 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 50.00%
Windows 10 Enterprise 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Belgium 8.33%
  Germany 8.33%
  Japan 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 25.00%
Dell 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6430 25.00%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 25.00%
Acer Predator G3-605 25.00%

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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