Try now

Program info

Estimated safety rating


vmware-tray.exe may be a dangerous program, according to an automatic analysis of the program's operation. It triggers many of the "probable danger" flags described bellow. It is not yet known if vmware-tray.exe is a virus or an ok program which doesn't harm the PC. We advise you to be careful with this program.

Executable file path

 C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\vmware-tray.exe

This application is usually found in C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\vmware-tray.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this program is bffa1d776e56f21181cd84ae366f0800.

Is running as a service


This application is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is very good.

Is a 32 bit executable file


This program runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the entire set of features of modern computer CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.

File description

 VMware Tray Process

The description extracted from the file is VMware Tray Process.

File version

 12.1.0 build-3272444

File version 12.1.0 build-3272444.


 VMware, Inc.

Company name VMware, Inc..


 Copyright © 1998-2015 VMware, Inc.

Intellectual property rights notice Copyright © 1998-2015 VMware, Inc..

Has valid windows


This program does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is usually a bad sign.

Digitally signed


The digital certificate is missing from this program. The authors did not sign it. This is usually bad.

Starts with windows


This program is set up to start when the PC starts. Yes

Can be uninstalled


This executable does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.