Avast Free Antivirus Avast Free Antivirus



A guide to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus from your system

Avast Free Antivirus is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by AVAST Software. Open here where you can find out more on AVAST Software. The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel /instop:uninstall is the full command line if you want to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus. The program's main executable file occupies 4.98 MB (5223016 bytes) on disk and is titled avastui.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside Avast Free Antivirus. They take about 19.38 MB (20326512 bytes) on disk.



  • ashQuick.exe (101.97 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (181.91 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (85.33 KB)
  • aswAraSr.exe (70.30 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (79.85 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (530.48 KB)
  • aswWrcIELoader32.exe (70.78 KB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (1.24 MB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (49.16 KB)
  • avastui.exe (4.98 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.58 MB)
  • BrowserCleanup.exe (1.39 MB)
  • RegSvr32.exe (502.31 KB)
  • sched.exe (88.38 KB)
  • SetupInf32.exe (476.20 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (246.31 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (607.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.50 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (74.80 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (463.55 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (3.28 MB)
  • instup.exe (200.10 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (284.52 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 10.0.2206 of Avast Free Antivirus. Click on the links below for other Avast Free Antivirus versions:

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If you are manually uninstalling Avast Free Antivirus we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Avast Free Antivirus from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Avast Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\Avast5_1036.chm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\BCULangRes_1036.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1036\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashbase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashMaiSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashQuick.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashShell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTask.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTaskEx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashUpd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashWebSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashWsFtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asOutExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asulaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAra.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAraSr.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAux.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswChLic.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCommChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswData.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswDld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswDnsCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswEngLdr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJsFlt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJsFlt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJSScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLSRun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswng.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswPatchMgt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswProperty.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRec.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRemoteCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRunDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRvrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSidebar.gadget
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswstreamfilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswStrm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswUtil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswVmm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswW8ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWebRepIE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWrcIEBroker32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWrcIELoader32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastGUIProxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastSS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastui.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvSSHook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\BCUCmnRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\BrowserCleanup.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\BrowserCleanup.ini
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\cef.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\ARA_ca.crt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\avast.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\digicert_ca_39.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\digicert_ca_3b.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CommonRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CrtCheck32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswHds.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswHdsKe.sys
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswRep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\aswScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\BCUEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\certs.map
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\db_agdx.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17063002\db_as.dat

Usually the following registry data will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avast

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\avast! Antivirus\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AvastVBoxSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VBoxAswDrv\ImagePath




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Avast Free Antivirus is an application released by the software company AVAST Software. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this manually requires some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE action to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Avast Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 16:26:25.450