Application ESET Smart Security



How to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your system

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security for Windows. It was coded for Windows by ESET, spol. s r.o.. You can find out more on ESET, spol. s r.o. or check for application updates here. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ depending on the user's preference. ESET Smart Security's main file takes about 70.57 KB (72264 bytes) and is named callmsi.exe.

The following executables are installed together with ESET Smart Security. They occupy about 8.65 MB (9071504 bytes) on disk.



  • callmsi.exe (70.57 KB)
  • ecls.exe (272.17 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (47.43 KB)
  • eeclnt.exe (43.41 KB)
  • egui.exe (3.90 MB)
  • eh64.exe (26.33 KB)
  • SysInspector.exe (1.80 MB)
  • SysRescue.exe (1.63 MB)
  • ekrn.exe (891.78 KB)
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This data is about ESET Smart Security version 5.2.15.1 alone. You can find below info on other releases of ESET Smart Security:

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Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall ESET Smart Security.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\ESET\ESET Smart Security

The files below remain on your disk when you remove ESET Smart Security:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\callmsi.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\DMON.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\epfwwfp.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\EpfwWfp.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\EpfwWfp.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ecls.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ecmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eeclnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\egui.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiAmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEpfw.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiHips.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiMailPlugins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiParental.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiProduct.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiProductRcd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiSmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiUpdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eh64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em000_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em000_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em001_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em002_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em003_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em004_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em005_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em006_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em006_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em008_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em008_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em009_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em009_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em010_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em011_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em013_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em013_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em015_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em015_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em017_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em017_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em018_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em018_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em019_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em020_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em021_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em022_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em023_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em028_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgHooks.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOEEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOESmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOutlook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOutlookEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgOutlookSmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eset.chm
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eula.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\mfc80u.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Microsoft.VC80.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Microsoft.VC80.MFC.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Microsoft.VC80.MFCLOC.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Mozilla Thunderbird\chrome.manifest
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Mozilla Thunderbird\Components\eplgTb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Mozilla Thunderbird\install.rdf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\msvcp80.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\msvcr80.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\shellExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\SysInspector.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\SysRescue.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\toastnotify.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\updater.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\DMON.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrn.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnAmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnDmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnEpfw.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnHips.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnMailPlugins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnParental.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnSmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnSmonEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnUpdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\eplgOE.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drives\Shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EF1A27FCA611FBE4FAB31FD2AD9D04C4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CF72A1FE-116A-4EBF-AF3B-F12DDAD9404C}

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EF1A27FCA611FBE4FAB31FD2AD9D04C4\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{CF72A1FE-116A-4EBF-AF3B-F12DDAD9404C}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\ekrn\ImagePath




A way to erase ESET Smart Security from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ESET Smart Security is an application released by the software company ESET, spol. s r.o.. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because deleting this by hand requires some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK solution to uninstall ESET Smart Security 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


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


5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate ESET Smart Security or simply click the Search feature and type in "ESET Smart Security". If it is installed on your PC the ESET Smart Security app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click ESET Smart Security in the list of apps, the following data about the program is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about ESET Smart Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ESET Smart Security.
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8. After uninstalling ESET Smart Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of ESET Smart Security that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ESET Smart Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

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Geographical user distribution

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

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol. s r.o. from your PC, nor are we saying that ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol. s r.o. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 04:00:58.333