AdAwareUpdater AdAwareUpdater

A guide to uninstall AdAwareUpdater from your computer

AdAwareUpdater is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Lavasoft. Take a look here for more details on Lavasoft. Please follow if you want to read more on AdAwareUpdater on Lavasoft's page. AdAwareUpdater is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files\Common Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware Antivirus\Ad-Aware Antivirus Updater\11.3.6321.0 folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. The entire uninstall command line for AdAwareUpdater is MsiExec.exe /I{30EA2BAC-C89C-4EAE-BDCF-8C7C8DDB79B1}. The application's main executable file occupies 4.04 MB (4236096 bytes) on disk and is titled AdAwareUpdater.exe.

The following executables are installed along with AdAwareUpdater. They take about 6.72 MB (7045264 bytes) on disk.

  • AdAwareUpdater.exe (4.04 MB)
  • AdAwareWebInstaller.exe (2.68 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 11.3.6321.0 of AdAwareUpdater. You can find here a few links to other AdAwareUpdater releases: to view all...

A way to uninstall AdAwareUpdater from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AdAwareUpdater is a program marketed by Lavasoft. Frequently, people decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE practice to uninstall AdAwareUpdater is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate AdAwareUpdater or simply activate the Search feature and type in "AdAwareUpdater". The AdAwareUpdater app will be found very quickly. After you click AdAwareUpdater in the list of apps, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about AdAwareUpdater, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for AdAwareUpdater:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{30EA2BAC-C89C-4EAE-BDCF-8C7C8DDB79B1}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove AdAwareUpdater.
Uninstall AdAwareUpdater

8. After uninstalling AdAwareUpdater, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of AdAwareUpdater that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing AdAwareUpdater with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove AdAwareUpdater by Lavasoft from your computer, nor are we saying that AdAwareUpdater by Lavasoft is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove AdAwareUpdater supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-22 08:37:45.747