Remove & Uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 without any difficulty.



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Parallels Workstation 2.2 is a fast, easy to use, cost effective desktop virtualization solution that empowers Windows or Linux PC users with the ability to simultaneously run multiple operating systems, including any version of Windows or Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris, OS/2, eComStation or MS-DOS, in completely networked, entirely isolated virtual machines on a single physical machine. Parallels Workstation is powered by a lightweight hypervisor, which is a thin layer of software that controls critical hardware resources and helps to drive superior speed, performance, stability and isolation. The lightweight hypervisor also enables full, automatic support for Intel Virtualization Technology and AMD Secure Virtual Machine Technology.

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However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 can not be uninstalled
  • Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 (or Parallels, Inc.) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2
Manually Uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall Parallels Workstation for Linux 2.2, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Parallels, Inc.\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Parallels, Inc.\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Parallels, Inc.\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Parallels, Inc.\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Parallels, Inc.\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove Parallels Workstation for Linux because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.