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A guide to uninstall Norton Security Scan from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Norton Security Scan for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Symantec Corporation. You can read more on Symantec Corporation or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on Norton Security Scan on Symantec Corporation's website. Usually the Norton Security Scan application is found in the C:\Program Files\Norton Security Scan folder, depending on the user's option during install. C:\Program Files\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWrap.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Norton Security Scan. Nss.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 1.35 MB (1419616 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in Norton Security Scan. They occupy 3.64 MB (3813296 bytes) on disk.

  • InstWrap.exe (494.84 KB)
  • Nss.exe (1.35 MB)
  • NssMetro.exe (395.84 KB)
  • SymCCISE.exe (1.08 MB)
  • SymInstallStub.exe (335.93 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Norton Security Scan. You can find here a few links to other Norton Security Scan releases: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall Norton Security Scan.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Norton Security Scan:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan

The files below are left behind on your disk by Norton Security Scan's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{2A85E335-7417-424d-AD89-31DED1689794}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{71B3DD3A-BC1F-40cc-A74F-C0C30DFCE7D5}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{F8D07955-00ED-4093-88AA-0A0F69AFD83C}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\BilBDRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ccL120U.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ccScanw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ccVrTrst.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\Config.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\DefUtDCD.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\diFVal.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\diLueCbk.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ecmldr32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\help.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWrap.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\msl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\NPIWrap.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\Nss.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\NssMetro.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\patch25d.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\pePIDyn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\pePIRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\RevList.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SAUpdt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ScanCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ScanRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\ScanText.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SKU.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SKURes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SymCCIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SymCCISE.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SymDltCl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SymHTML.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\SymInstallStub.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\isolate.ini

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Symantec\Norton Security Scan

How to uninstall Norton Security Scan from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Security Scan is an application marketed by Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this by hand takes some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE practice to remove Norton Security Scan 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Norton Security Scan or simply click the Search feature and type in "Norton Security Scan". If it exists on your system the Norton Security Scan app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Norton Security Scan in the list of programs, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Norton Security Scan, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton Security Scan:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWrap.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Norton Security Scan.
Uninstall Norton Security Scan

8. After uninstalling Norton Security Scan, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Security Scan which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Norton Security Scan with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Norton Security Scan by Symantec Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Norton Security Scan by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Norton Security Scan in case you decide this is what you want to do. 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' PCs.

2016-06-25 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-25 09:01:35.690