Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 Kingsoft Antivirus 2012

How to uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 from your computer

This page contains detailed information on how to remove Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 for Windows. It was created for Windows by Kingsoft Internet Security. More information about Kingsoft Internet Security can be found here. Please open if you want to read more on Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 on Kingsoft Internet Security's website. Usually the Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 application is placed in the C:\program files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus directory, depending on the user's option during setup. C:\program files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\uninst.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012. Kingsoft Antivirus 2012's primary file takes around 43.17 KB (44208 bytes) and is named kismain.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside Kingsoft Antivirus 2012. They take about 8.09 MB (8480624 bytes) on disk.

  • kavlog2.exe (506.17 KB)
  • kdrvmgr.exe (29.10 KB)
  • kislive.exe (655.17 KB)
  • kismain.exe (43.17 KB)
  • krecycle.exe (367.17 KB)
  • kscan.exe (134.84 KB)
  • ksetupwiz.exe (512.37 KB)
  • kshdscan.exe (628.37 KB)
  • ktoolupdatetip.exe (326.60 KB)
  • kupdata.exe (48.37 KB)
  • kusbcontrol64.exe (57.87 KB)
  • kxescore.exe (121.09 KB)
  • kxetray.exe (1.52 MB)
  • procmgrex.exe (1.21 MB)
  • uninst.exe (330.37 KB)
  • vulfix.exe (1.68 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 version 2012.5.7 only. You can find below info on other versions of Kingsoft Antivirus 2012: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\AllSigns.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\Allvinfo.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\bro.cfg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\cfg\vulfix.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\clear.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\config3.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\expand_rule.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\FNSIGN.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\office.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\protect.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\rule.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\rule.krf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\skin\????.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\skin\dubaskin.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\system.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\data\system64.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\defendmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\desktop.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\fdsdcache.db
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\filelist.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\hotspot.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\install.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\interval.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\json.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\jsonv6.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kahotfix.khf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavevent.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavlog2.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavmenu.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavmenu64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavpid.kid
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavstart.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kavvipcfg.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kcommonpid.kid
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kdefendpop.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kdh.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kdhwlog.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kdrvmgr.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\khackfix.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\khackfix.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\khackwall.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\khackwall.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\khandler.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kisknl.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kislive.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kislive.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kismain.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kismain.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kispublic.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kpopclt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kpopsvr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\krecycle.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksafetips.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksafeup.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksafevul.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksais.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksapi.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kscan.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\kscanner.dll.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksdectrl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksetupwiz.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\befc2009.psg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\bepd3001.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\bofd4001.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\btfb7001.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\btfc2009.psg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\btvb7001.vsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\btvb7002.vsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\btvb7999.vsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\false.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\false.psg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\falset.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\falset.psg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\unknown.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zema0007.psg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zepd000f.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zepe0002.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zipd000e.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zipe0003.ksg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zofd007b.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\zofe002f.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfb0005.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfc002a.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd0012.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd5002.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd6002.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd7002.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd8003.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfd9008.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfda005.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfdb004.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfdc007.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe100a.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe2002.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe3006.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe4002.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe5004.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe6001.fsg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\ksg\ztfe7000.fsg

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Kingsoft\Antivirus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Kingsoft\antivirus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kingsoft Internet Security

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\KDHacker\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\KUsbGuard\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\kxescore\ImagePath

How to erase Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 is an application offered by the software company Kingsoft Internet Security. Some people decide to uninstall it. This is efortful because uninstalling this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK solution to uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Kingsoft Antivirus 2012". The Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Kingsoft Antivirus 2012, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Kingsoft Antivirus 2012:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\program files (x86)\kingsoft\kingsoft antivirus\uninst.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012.
Uninstall Kingsoft Antivirus 2012

8. After uninstalling Kingsoft Antivirus 2012, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 by Kingsoft Internet Security from your PC, nor are we saying that Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 by Kingsoft Internet Security is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Kingsoft Antivirus 2012 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 11:33:33.117