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A guide to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Avira Free Antivirus for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Avira. More information on Avira can be found here. More details about the application Avira Free Antivirus can be seen at . The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop folder. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's choice. C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE is the full command line if you want to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus. The program's main executable file occupies 645.55 KB (661048 bytes) on disk and is named avcenter.exe.

The following executable files are incorporated in Avira Free Antivirus. They occupy 15.30 MB (16044256 bytes) on disk.



  • avcenter.exe (645.55 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (751.55 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (668.55 KB)
  • avguard.exe (430.05 KB)
  • avnotify.exe (742.05 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (499.55 KB)
  • avscan.exe (1,008.55 KB)
  • avshadow.exe (421.55 KB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (402.05 KB)
  • avwebgrd.exe (988.05 KB)
  • avwebloader.exe (553.05 KB)
  • avwsc.exe (838.59 KB)
  • ccuac.exe (463.55 KB)
  • checkt.exe (392.55 KB)
  • fact.exe (778.05 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (455.55 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (456.05 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (447.55 KB)
  • offercast_avirav7_.exe (1.27 MB)
  • sched.exe (430.05 KB)
  • setup.exe (1.25 MB)
  • setuppending.exe (412.55 KB)
  • update.exe (913.05 KB)
  • updrgui.exe (390.05 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 14.0.2.286 of Avira Free Antivirus. You can find below info on other releases of Avira Free Antivirus:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Avira\Antivirus

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Avira Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\150\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\150\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\150\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\150\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\208\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\208\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\208\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\208\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\210\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\210\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\210\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\210\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\210\ProductImageRc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\57\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\57\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\57\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\57\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aebb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aecore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeemu.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aegen.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aehelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeheur.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aelidb.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aemvdb.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeoffice.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aepack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aerdl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aesbx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescn.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescript.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeset.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alert_level.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertcat.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertpcc.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertpcu.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alerttyp.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertvir.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldiscs.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldrives.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android.html
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_bl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_br.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_ml.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_mr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_hover.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_normal.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_phone.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_red_arrow.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_video.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir0.rdf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apcfile.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ApplyPatch9Trigger.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\auccert.crt
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avacl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avadmin.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avarkt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avbb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avcenter.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfigrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvcr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtlog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgio.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avinet.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avira3rdLicenses.html
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.rdf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avmres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avpref.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.yml

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avira AntiVir Desktop

Supplementary registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirSchedulerService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirWebService\ImagePath




A way to remove Avira Free Antivirus from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Free Antivirus is an application offered by Avira. Sometimes, computer users try to erase this program. This is hard because removing this manually takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY practice to erase Avira Free Antivirus 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 already installed on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Avira Free Antivirus or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Avira Free Antivirus". If it is installed on your PC the Avira Free Antivirus application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Avira Free Antivirus in the list of programs, some data regarding the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Avira Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Avira Free Antivirus:


  • The web site of the application is: http://www.avira.com/free-av
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Avira Free Antivirus.
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8. After uninstalling Avira Free Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Avira Free Antivirus that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Avira Free Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

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


Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to remove Avira Free Antivirus by Avira from your PC, we are not saying that Avira Free Antivirus by Avira is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Avira Free Antivirus supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-30 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 17:45:10.853