How to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY for Windows. The Windows release was developed by G DATA Software AG. Take a look here where you can find out more on G DATA Software AG. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalSecurity folder. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's decision. C:\ProgramData\G Data\Setups\G DATA TOTAL SECURITY\setup.exe /InstallMode=Uninstall /_DoNotShowChange=true is the full command line if you want to remove G DATA TOTAL SECURITY. The application's main executable file is called GDSC.exe and occupies 2.59 MB (2714600 bytes).

The following executables are incorporated in G DATA TOTAL SECURITY. They occupy 56.12 MB (58849248 bytes) on disk.

  • ASK.exe (498.48 KB)
  • AVK.exe (498.98 KB)
  • avkcmd.exe (1.23 MB)
  • AVKService.exe (998.48 KB)
  • AVKWCtlx64.exe (3.09 MB)
  • avkwscpe.exe (538.41 KB)
  • BootCDWizard.exe (2.18 MB)
  • GDGadgetInst32.exe (3.53 MB)
  • RansomwareRemovalHelper.exe (644.82 KB)
  • RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.exe (2.74 MB)
  • iupdateavk.exe (1.61 MB)
  • setup.exe (4.48 MB)
  • UpdateGUI.exe (2.45 MB)
  • AVKBackupGUI.exe (498.48 KB)
  • AVKBackupService.exe (3.81 MB)
  • so.exe (103.95 KB)
  • AVKCKS.exe (296.41 KB)
  • AVKKid.exe (515.98 KB)
  • AVKTray.exe (2.44 MB)
  • AVKTuner.exe (498.98 KB)
  • AVKTunerService.exe (2.39 MB)
  • FFCacheTool.exe (565.98 KB)
  • SetIntegrity.exe (574.98 KB)
  • WUACheck.exe (534.48 KB)
  • AutorunDelayLoader.exe (431.48 KB)
  • GDFirewallTray.exe (2.48 MB)
  • GDFwAdmin.exe (498.98 KB)
  • GDFwSvcx64.exe (3.23 MB)
  • InitInstx64.exe (296.48 KB)
  • GDLog.exe (654.48 KB)
  • GDSC.exe (2.59 MB)
  • PwMgrCertTool.exe (2.62 MB)
  • PluginCleanerUI.exe (498.48 KB)
  • Reisswlf64.exe (225.98 KB)
  • TopSecret.exe (498.48 KB)
  • TS4ntInst32.exe (972.32 KB)
  • TSNxG.exe (1.17 MB)
  • TSNxGDC.exe (923.01 KB)
  • TSNxGDO.exe (961.57 KB)
  • TSNxGPDC.exe (1.32 MB)
  • TSNxGService.exe (249.62 KB)
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The current web page applies to G DATA TOTAL SECURITY version alone. You can find below a few links to other G DATA TOTAL SECURITY versions:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection

The files below are left behind on your disk by G DATA TOTAL SECURITY when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\ask.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\ask.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\ASK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\GDASpam.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\GDASpamx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\GDcf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\ASK\GDcfx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\avkcmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKScanJobC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKService.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\Avkwctlx64.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKWCtlx64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwsc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwsc64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwscpe.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\drives.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\GDGadgetInst32.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\IConn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\IConn64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\MiniIcpt2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\MiniIcpt2x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\ScanObjectBrowser.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\ScanObjectBrowserW.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\ShellExt.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\ShellExt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\SOBFilesNSE.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\SysIcpt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\SysIcptx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\TrialData.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\$SETUP.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\$UNINSTALL.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{012058A6-B05D-4E34-8902-18CB4B2964EE}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{01546300-2425-4587-90D6-D590102945C6}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{01C40032-6945-4ADE-B7EE-A5B1845A68A1}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{026AC436-750E-470D-8507-7930ACC4C2FD}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{02E03C0E-0CA2-4BE8-89F6-62708FE0B17B}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0535E8E1-4242-4BB1-8FF3-51FA554F1040}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{07365EE1-241F-48F1-9573-DB1601F3CBC6}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0914C3E1-C27C-4B42-8864-901B53B2367C}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{09EF7B04-E8A4-4A50-B412-944E061BEF32}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0AE43D12-861F-49DB-BB10-DCE71A9E5223}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0CE8E160-565C-4B0D-BC76-3027C80D90F0}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0D727816-D772-4A52-9793-78E7D37399F6}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0D837D8C-7D2E-49BB-95E1-0D2E4B1F8FDB}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0E37B146-237E-4443-B423-FE0EDB4BB3C0}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{0FA4714F-D05F-4FC3-B273-9919DA062B4B}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{102EF464-D3C5-4348-8D16-E8FEDC63EC4E}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{11C295D5-3E3D-4713-BB09-61DDEF570013}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{11DF59EC-13F4-421F-B16E-E585E66CBD1B}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{1578B145-E895-4C05-97CD-8CCB9F27CD5F}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{15FBD729-983E-45AE-8153-8831AFF5B437}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{16476F5A-5128-4878-9CAB-BEF1A6436FC8}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{18BB6181-00B6-485C-8090-6BDAD8467CEA}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{19C7A019-75A4-4612-817C-2C27B208FD82}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{1D88A872-B906-4FD1-B38E-DE18232A41EB}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{1F98B4DA-B613-4D5A-BD4B-EFCCB37B2AAE}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{2043A6F4-9A11-4B33-A704-7E42DEA0CE2E}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{24BD3B47-ACB5-4CE0-A7FE-4ED885EDE585}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{24DE20E2-5100-4CB7-A55F-16F5DCB2E3DC}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{25EC700F-E54D-4447-A4FF-BE635B204782}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{26DB2303-935B-40BC-A885-C512E7E0C5BE}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{2801D784-FB24-491A-81C9-73F09BD40C1C}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{28CA646D-999F-4065-A3E4-1264396D702D}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{298AA7B3-9EE8-46FD-B53B-21A85C320D27}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{2C7D7307-B0C5-446C-A735-139C49C71B90}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{32811CA7-AE74-41AF-886C-0508DD088B42}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{336AD54B-CDD8-46A8-BE65-8A9DAF15A0D0}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{34E3C11F-9220-48C4-B93D-E84FD620AF73}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{35F1DA9E-F6C9-4BAC-99E2-521312433F67}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{37702676-EB0B-47E0-8182-597F04A6BB42}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{387A3C7D-E3D3-468F-BC00-720EE4F84C98}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{3A0EC93D-A456-4BA6-849E-5E1E1BB5E789}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{3A5044AD-AFE2-4801-9A6E-9B4CEF778641}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{3B573528-C3D7-4BD2-B945-EB19ED621FE3}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{3C888E23-E5EA-47EF-B151-DF7F4B9879FE}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{3D0F1052-183D-49EB-91D9-EDDDC96BD461}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{46166F27-88E4-4FF4-B492-9E56C4ACFD94}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4864EB49-9748-4534-AB85-E084CAE470B4}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{495F3B81-83B1-4319-899C-D5F878DD841D}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4976A612-4E72-4621-832C-6373991E0EB1}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4A6CE5C7-F795-45FE-87E5-644C65467EE3}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4BEF9088-1CFB-41E2-B769-B95EEE20AE64}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4D96831E-9BA4-4197-B0CC-EF346E5B9090}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{4DF2ACAF-F0DE-4ABB-8155-8645B8DE1833}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{528EFD3E-8188-4D7F-9A53-AA83158EAEDA}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{542988D0-BAC2-4D60-923E-6637587B9533}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{54C56E48-9834-48D9-9A6F-BF3BC0F32487}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{54C8050D-0F0B-4B40-B66F-14CC1B1FEC0A}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{555BEFCA-C27B-46C6-8627-7B08BC1F52F7}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{5566A0BE-1019-41D4-BF4E-D7707D7AE6EB}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{56D11A7E-CC4A-4818-BCFD-93A18E78A896}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{574340BD-C7C2-4078-99A3-234FC62FD992}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{5A71FD27-CDAD-4EA9-BF45-B29CF9033440}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{5B1A60EB-2E9D-4497-AFB4-EEC757E47E49}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{5C9FFC97-0AAF-4051-AFA6-61F0BE860FC2}.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\{5F8E57CB-8F0F-405F-B446-4FE5FF8271A7}.wpk

Registry keys:

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVKService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVKWCtl\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDBackupSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDFwSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDTunerSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TSNxGService\ImagePath

A way to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

G DATA TOTAL SECURITY is an application offered by the software company G DATA Software AG. Sometimes, computer users choose to uninstall it. This is hard because deleting this manually takes some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY solution to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY 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 on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate G DATA TOTAL SECURITY or simply click the Search field and type in "G DATA TOTAL SECURITY". If it is installed on your PC the G DATA TOTAL SECURITY application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click G DATA TOTAL SECURITY in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding G DATA TOTAL SECURITY, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY.

8. After uninstalling G DATA TOTAL SECURITY, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong G DATA TOTAL SECURITY which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling G DATA TOTAL SECURITY using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY by G DATA Software AG from your PC, we are not saying that G DATA TOTAL SECURITY by G DATA Software AG is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall G DATA TOTAL SECURITY supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-02-28 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-02-28 14:32:53.427