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How to uninstall Norton 360 from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Norton 360 for Windows. It is written by Symantec Corporation. Further information on Symantec Corporation can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on Norton 360 on Symantec Corporation's page. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton 360 folder (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{0C55C096-0F1D-4F28-AAA2-85EF591126E7}\N360\A5E82D02\\InstStub.exe /X /ARP is the full command line if you want to uninstall Norton 360. The program's main executable file is titled symerr.exe and it has a size of 52.83 KB (54096 bytes).

Norton 360 is composed of the following executables which take 31.63 MB (33164568 bytes) on disk:

  • arestore.exe (5.15 MB)
  • asoelnch.exe (63.82 KB)
  • bhca.exe (370.92 KB)
  • buih.exe (308.83 KB)
  • ccsvchst.exe (140.98 KB)
  • cltlmh.exe (841.83 KB)
  • cltrt.exe (1.15 MB)
  • coinst.exe (57.84 KB)
  • efainst.exe (66.38 KB)
  • elaminst.exe (616.93 KB)
  • geardifx.exe (1.89 MB)
  • instca.exe (368.32 KB)
  • mcui32.exe (167.32 KB)
  • navw32.exe (161.82 KB)
  • navwnt.exe (61.32 KB)
  • nuexstub.exe (136.32 KB)
  • srtsp_ca.exe (57.45 KB)
  • symdgnhc.exe (145.92 KB)
  • symerr.exe (52.83 KB)
  • tuih.exe (308.83 KB)
  • wfpunins.exe (408.42 KB)
  • wscstub.exe (160.77 KB)
  • HotFix1.exe (2.61 MB)
  • difxinst64.exe (128.46 KB)
  • difxinst32.exe (112.96 KB)
  • asoelnch.exe (63.80 KB)
  • coinst.exe (57.80 KB)
  • conathst.exe (42.30 KB)
  • instca.exe (368.30 KB)
  • mcui32.exe (167.30 KB)
  • navw32.exe (161.80 KB)
  • navwnt.exe (61.30 KB)
  • nuexstub.exe (136.30 KB)
  • wscstub.exe (160.73 KB)
  • buvss.exe (480.33 KB)
  • cpysnpt.exe (60.32 KB)
  • sevntx64.exe (410.91 KB)
  • symimi64.exe (598.92 KB)
  • uistub.exe (165.82 KB)
  • cpysnpt.exe (60.30 KB)
  • uistub.exe (165.80 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Norton 360. You can find below info on other versions of Norton 360: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Norton 360 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Norton 360
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton 360
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton PC Checkup 3.0
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Norton 360:
  • C:\Program Files\Norton 360\Branding\\09\01\diFVal.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Norton 360\Branding\\09\01\isBrand.loc
  • C:\Program Files\Norton 360\Branding\\09\01\muis.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Norton 360\Branding\\09\01\Readme.htm

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Symantec.Norton.Antivirus.IEContextMenu
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\Norton PC Checkup.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Symantec.Norton.Antivirus.IEContextMenu
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\file\ShellEx\ContextMenuHandlers\Symantec.Norton.Antivirus.IEContextMenu

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\ccSvcHst.exe\TaskbarGroupIcon
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0579E89F-E364-4a3d-A9CB-90262B2B7E1C}\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0579E89F-E364-4a3d-A9CB-90262B2B7E1C}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{2272AE7A-0C30-48E1-91DF-F9E666276C0C}\InprocServer32\

How to delete Norton 360 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton 360 is an application marketed by the software company Symantec Corporation. Frequently, computer users decide to remove this application. This can be easier said than done because performing this manually takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK action to remove Norton 360 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


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

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton 360 or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton 360". If it is installed on your PC the Norton 360 application will be found automatically. When you click Norton 360 in the list , some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Norton 360, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Norton 360:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{0C55C096-0F1D-4F28-AAA2-85EF591126E7}\N360\A5E82D02\\InstStub.exe /X /ARP
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Norton 360.
Uninstall Norton 360

8. After uninstalling Norton 360, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Norton 360 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Norton 360 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Norton 360 by Symantec Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Norton 360 by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Norton 360 supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-09-13 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-13 15:50:49.893