Avast Free Antivirus Avast Free Antivirus



A guide to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus from your PC

Avast Free Antivirus is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by AVAST Software. You can find out more on AVAST Software or check for application updates here. Avast Free Antivirus is usually set up in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast folder, subject to the user's choice. You can remove Avast Free Antivirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel /instop:uninstall. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. avastui.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 4.99 MB (5227648 bytes) on disk.

Avast Free Antivirus is composed of the following executables which occupy 35.66 MB (37395400 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)
  • aswWrcIELoader64.exe (83.38 KB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (837.78 KB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (49.16 KB)
  • avastui.exe (4.99 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.58 MB)
  • BrowserCleanup.exe (1.46 MB)
  • CrtCheck64.exe (30.59 KB)
  • RegSvr32.exe (502.31 KB)
  • RegSvr64.exe (610.45 KB)
  • sched.exe (88.38 KB)
  • SetupInf64.exe (567.71 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (246.31 KB)
  • aswSfLoader.exe (102.99 KB)
  • mftutil.exe (431.91 KB)
  • ngservice.exe (165.34 KB)
  • ngtool.exe (1.02 MB)
  • aswFe.exe (438.44 KB)
  • aswVBoxClient.exe (621.52 KB)
  • AvastVBoxSVC.exe (3.83 MB)
  • VBoxService.exe (1.55 MB)
  • VBoxTray.exe (1.34 MB)
  • openvpn.exe (607.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (86.73 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (74.80 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (463.55 KB)
  • 6a236d7a-4c1c-486e-8059-9c45d80434ab.exe (114.52 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (3.28 MB)
  • instup.exe (200.10 KB)
  • 7685b902-ecf8-43b7-a563-394bcc5f06ed.exe (178.94 KB)
  • 68eaabb9-0b1f-4178-8243-a9ac4c2a0a52.exe (176.89 KB)
  • a90eacee-fde0-49be-834f-04a834afaa21.exe (178.91 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (355.97 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (3.30 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.75 MB)
  • instup.exe (636.09 KB)
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This page is about Avast Free Antivirus version 10.0.2208 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Avast Free Antivirus:

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When you're planning to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Avast Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Avast Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswAA61.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswAAB0.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswAAEF.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswAB2E.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Avast5_1033.chm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\BCULangRes_1033.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\51ce00b2-7593-434d-9f99-b6b05a297812\95396e19-7cbe-46f9-8e5c-29d912fcc283.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AdBlocker\Chrome\avast-adblocker-chrome.crx
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AdBlocker\Chrome\avast-adblocker-chrome.ver
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AdBlocker\FF\adblocker@avast.com.xpi
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AdBlocker\IE\avast-adblocker-ie.msi
  • 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\asOutExt64.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\AvastBCL-Sfx.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe.sum
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastGUIProxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastGUIProxy64.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\avB660B.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avB7E1A.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBFBE1.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvD660D.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvD7FE1.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvDFC02.tmp
  • 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\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\17032200\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032200\ArPot.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avast Antivirus

Additional values that you should delete:
  • 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




How to erase Avast Free Antivirus from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avast Free Antivirus is an application marketed by the software company AVAST Software. Sometimes, users want to uninstall this program. This is difficult because doing this manually takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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3. Click on the General Tools button
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5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Avast Free Antivirus or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Avast Free Antivirus". If it exists on your system the Avast Free Antivirus application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Avast Free Antivirus in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Avast Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
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8. After removing Avast Free Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Avast Free Antivirus that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Avast Free Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software from your PC, nor are we saying that Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:04:06.790