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A guide to uninstall Norton Online Backup from your PC

Norton Online Backup is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by Symantec Corporation. More information about Symantec Corporation can be read here. The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Symantec\Norton Online Backup directory (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /X{40A66DF6-22D3-44B5-A7D3-83B118A2C0DC} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Norton Online Backup. NOBuClient.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 1.10 MB (1155928 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of Norton Online Backup. They occupy about 3.98 MB (4174344 bytes) on disk.



  • ARA.exe (208.84 KB)
  • NOBuAgent.exe (2.67 MB)
  • NOBuClient.exe (1.10 MB)


The information on this page is only about version 2.1.17869 of Norton Online Backup. You can find below a few links to other Norton Online Backup releases:

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Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry data can not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove Norton Online Backup from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Norton Online Backup:
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\ARA.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\ara_config.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\BuEng.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\cs\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\da\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\de\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\es\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\fi\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\fr\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\hu\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\it\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\ja\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\ko\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\nl\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\no\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\NOBuAgent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\NOBuClient.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\pl\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\pt-BR\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\pt-PT\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\Resources\logo.png
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\ru\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\sv\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\tr\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\zh-CHS\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\zh-CHT\ARA.resources.dll
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{40A66DF6-22D3-44B5-A7D3-83B118A2C0DC}\MainIcon.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6FD66A043D225B447A3D381B812A0CCD
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{40A66DF6-22D3-44B5-A7D3-83B118A2C0DC}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Symantec\Norton Online Backup

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6FD66A043D225B447A3D381B812A0CCD\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{40A66DF6-22D3-44B5-A7D3-83B118A2C0DC}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\NOBU\ImagePath




How to erase Norton Online Backup from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Online Backup is a program marketed by Symantec Corporation. Some people choose to remove it. This is efortful because removing this manually takes some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove Norton Online Backup is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
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4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton Online Backup or simply click the Search feature and type in "Norton Online Backup". The Norton Online Backup app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Norton Online Backup in the list , the following information regarding the application is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Norton Online Backup, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Norton Online Backup.
Uninstall Norton Online Backup


8. After uninstalling Norton Online Backup, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Online Backup that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Norton Online Backup 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 ready to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to remove Norton Online Backup by Symantec Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Norton Online Backup by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Norton Online Backup supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:23:34.930