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A guide to uninstall Norton Security Dashboard from your computer

This page is about Norton Security Dashboard for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by Symantec Corporation. More information about Symantec Corporation can be seen here. More details about Norton Security Dashboard can be seen at . The program is usually found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Dashboard folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for Norton Security Dashboard is C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{FAE1E807-0CA4-447c-AFBB-F1A243603D28}\NortonSD\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe /X. The application's main executable file is labeled SymSecDB.exe and occupies 813.98 KB (833512 bytes).

Norton Security Dashboard is composed of the following executables which take 813.98 KB (833512 bytes) on disk:

  • SymSecDB.exe (813.98 KB)

This data is about Norton Security Dashboard version only. If you are manually uninstalling Norton Security Dashboard we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NortonSD

A way to remove Norton Security Dashboard from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Security Dashboard is a program released by the software company Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, computer users decide to remove this program. Sometimes this is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY practice to remove Norton Security Dashboard 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Norton Security Dashboard or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Security Dashboard". The Norton Security Dashboard app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Norton Security Dashboard in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Norton Security Dashboard, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton Security Dashboard:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{FAE1E807-0CA4-447c-AFBB-F1A243603D28}\NortonSD\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe /X
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Norton Security Dashboard.
Uninstall Norton Security Dashboard

8. After uninstalling Norton Security Dashboard, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Security Dashboard that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Norton Security Dashboard using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Norton Security Dashboard by Symantec Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Norton Security Dashboard by Symantec Corporation is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Norton Security Dashboard supposing you want to. 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 Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 18:44:31.467