Application AVG SafeGuard toolbar

A way to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar from your computer

You can find below details on how to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar for Windows. It is produced by AVG Technologies. More information on AVG Technologies can be found here. AVG SafeGuard toolbar is usually set up in the C:\Program Files\AVG SafeGuard toolbar folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. The full command line for uninstalling AVG SafeGuard toolbar is C:\Program Files\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UNINSTALL.exe /PROMPT /UNINSTALL. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file is titled lip.exe and its approximative size is 893.67 KB (915120 bytes).

The executables below are part of AVG SafeGuard toolbar. They occupy about 5.32 MB (5582016 bytes) on disk.

  • lip.exe (893.67 KB)
  • PostInstall.exe (624.67 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (1.71 MB)
  • vprot.exe (2.13 MB)

The current page applies to AVG SafeGuard toolbar version alone. Click on the links below for other AVG SafeGuard toolbar versions: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\ProgData\AVG SafeGuard toolbar

The files below were left behind on your disk by AVG SafeGuard toolbar's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\about.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\active-threats18.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\bg_close.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\bg_expand.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\bg_tooltip.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\bg_tracking.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\bull4x4.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\divider.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\content\icons\innerBG_gradient.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\avg_logo_medium.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\cg.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\cg.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\ChromeGuadDsp.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\jquery-1.8.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeRes\nt.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeRes\nt28.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeRes\nt28.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\CleanHistory.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\configuration.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\current.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\currently-safe18.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\all.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\btn-ok2.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\downBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\DSPDlg_IE.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\logo2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DSPDlg_IE\upBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\EnableHelperRes\EEImageHandler.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\EnableHelperRes\Images\box_ie.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\EULA.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Eula.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\favicon.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\feedback.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\FireFoxSearchXml.tmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\help.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\icon18.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\labs.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\CPOL license.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\Encoding_decoding_base64.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\hmac.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\LICENSE-bsdiff.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\LICENSE-bzip.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\LICENSE-JasonCpp.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\LICENSE-MPL-NPAPI.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\LICENSE-sparsehash.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\Log4CPlus.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Licenses\PassthruApp.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\lip.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\performanceIcon.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\PostInstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\PostInstaller.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\privacy.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\remote_configuration.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\search.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\setup.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\surf-with-caution18.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\uninstall.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\cp_logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\cp-bg.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\downBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\loader.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\uninstall-bg.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Images\uninstall\upBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\jquery-1.5.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\jquery-1.8.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\uninstall_cp.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Uninstall_cp.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\Uninstall_cp_step2.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\updating18.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\vprot.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\Default\Preferences
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\Default\Web Data
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\SiteSafety\l_2018_09_06_11_12_59.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\SiteSafety\l_2018_09_09_04_05_40.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\avgdttbx.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\AVGRewardsWorker.cfg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\AVGRewardsWorker.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\avgtpx64.sys
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\avgtpx86.sys
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\CommonCfg.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DriverInstaller.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\DriverInstaller_64.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\helper.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\log4cplusU.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\loggingserver.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\npsitesafety.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ScriptHelper.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\SiteSafety.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ToolBand.tlb
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ToolbarUpdater.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UpdaterConfig.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\CommonFiles\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ViProtocol.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\ProgData\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeExt\\avg.crx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\ProgData\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\FireFoxExt\\chrome.manifest
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\ProgData\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\FireFoxExt\\chrome\avg.jar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\avg_a01392\ProgData\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\FireFoxExt\\components\avg-dnt-policy.js

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AVG SafeGuard toolbar.BrowserWndAPI
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AVG SafeGuard toolbar.PugiObj
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AVG SafeGuard toolbar

How to remove AVG SafeGuard toolbar using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AVG SafeGuard toolbar is a program by the software company AVG Technologies. Some people want to erase this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because removing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE way to erase AVG SafeGuard toolbar is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate AVG SafeGuard toolbar or simply activate the Search field and type in "AVG SafeGuard toolbar". If it exists on your system the AVG SafeGuard toolbar app will be found automatically. When you select AVG SafeGuard toolbar in the list of apps, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about AVG SafeGuard toolbar, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove AVG SafeGuard toolbar.
Uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar

8. After uninstalling AVG SafeGuard toolbar, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong AVG SafeGuard toolbar that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing AVG SafeGuard toolbar using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar by AVG Technologies from your computer, nor are we saying that AVG SafeGuard toolbar by AVG Technologies is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-27 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-27 14:54:59.600