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A guide to uninstall Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) from your PC

This web page is about Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by Symantec Corporation. Further information on Symantec Corporation can be seen here. More data about the app Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) can be found at . The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SymSetup\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}_10_2_0_30\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 78.62 KB (80504 bytes) on disk and is named isPwdSvc.exe.

Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 2.44 MB (2560424 bytes) on disk.

  • isPwdSvc.exe (78.62 KB)
  • isUAC.exe (409.62 KB)
  • nisoptui.exe (453.63 KB)
  • osCheck.exe (753.62 KB)
  • NavShcom.exe (101.61 KB)
  • NAVStub.exe (441.61 KB)
  • Navw32.exe (221.61 KB)
  • Navwnt.exe (40.11 KB) to view all...

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Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\NisCfgWz.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\Norton AntiVirus\AVApp.log
  • C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\Norton AntiVirus\AVError.log
  • C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\Norton AntiVirus\AVVirus.log

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SymSetup.{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}

Supplementary registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SymSetup\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}_10_2_0_30\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\

How to erase Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) is an application released by the software company Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, users try to uninstall this application. This can be efortful because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best EASY action to uninstall Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your PC.


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

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation)". If it is installed on your PC the Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation), ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation):

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SymSetup\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}_10_2_0_30\{5AA2CD16-706F-41f3-87C5-2B5A031F2B3B}.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation).
Uninstall Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation)

8. After removing Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation), Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) by Symantec Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Norton Internet Security (Symantec Corporation) supposing you decide this is what you want to do. 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 Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 02:37:15.400