Application ESET Smart Security



How to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your PC

ESET Smart Security is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by ESET, spol. s r.o.. More information about ESET, spol. s r.o. can be seen here. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security directory (same installation drive as Windows). callmsi.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 65.51 KB (67080 bytes) on disk.

ESET Smart Security installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 6.43 MB (6737312 bytes) on disk.



  • callmsi.exe (65.51 KB)
  • ecls.exe (264.09 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (57.94 KB)
  • eeclnt.exe (58.96 KB)
  • egui.exe (2.78 MB)
  • eh64.exe (23.77 KB)
  • EHttpSrv.exe (41.37 KB)
  • SysInspector.exe (982.85 KB)
  • SysRescue.exe (1.41 MB)
  • ekrn.exe (791.16 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 4.2.64.12 of ESET Smart Security. Click on the links below for other ESET Smart Security versions:

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Some files, folders and Windows registry data can not be deleted when you remove ESET Smart Security from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall ESET Smart Security:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\ESET\ESET Smart Security

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • 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

Frequently the following registry data will not be removed:
  • 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

Additional values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B089FE88-FB52-11D3-BDF1-0050DA34150D}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\015A858838B2E364B885853213975036\B23EDF465F27D54439B9D8C30DC13B88
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0303359D66EA08B4FBE13BF04F47F73E\B23EDF465F27D54439B9D8C30DC13B88




A way to erase ESET Smart Security with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ESET Smart Security is an application offered by ESET, spol. s r.o.. Frequently, users choose to erase this program. This is easier said than done because removing this by hand takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY way to erase 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your computer.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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


4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate ESET Smart Security or simply activate the Search feature and type in "ESET Smart Security". The ESET Smart Security app will be found automatically. When you select ESET Smart Security in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding ESET Smart Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ESET Smart Security.
Uninstall ESET Smart Security


8. After removing ESET Smart Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you 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 detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ESET Smart Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

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Geographical user distribution

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

The text above is not a recommendation 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. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 10:31:46.997