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A guide to uninstall Norton Security Scan from your computer

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove Norton Security Scan for Windows. It was created for Windows by Symantec Corporation. Take a look here where you can find out more on Symantec Corporation. Click on to get more information about Norton Security Scan on Symantec Corporation's website. The program is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{397E31AA-0D78-4649-A01C-339D73A2ED35}\NSS\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Norton Security Scan. The application's main executable file has a size of 579.62 KB (593528 bytes) on disk and is named InstWrap.exe.

Norton Security Scan installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 3.36 MB (3520912 bytes) on disk.

  • InstWrap.exe (579.62 KB)
  • Nss.exe (798.12 KB)
  • SymCCISExe.exe (1.68 MB)
  • SymInstallStub.exe (336.80 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Norton Security Scan. Click on the links below for other Norton Security Scan versions: to view all...

How to remove Norton Security Scan with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Security Scan is an application marketed by Symantec Corporation. Some computer users decide to erase it. This can be hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY practice to erase 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Norton Security Scan or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Security Scan". If it exists on your system the Norton Security Scan app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Norton Security Scan in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Norton Security Scan, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton Security Scan:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{397E31AA-0D78-4649-A01C-339D73A2ED35}\NSS\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Norton Security Scan.
Uninstall Norton Security Scan

8. After removing Norton Security Scan, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Security Scan that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Norton Security Scan using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.



The text above is not a recommendation to remove 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. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Norton Security Scan in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-17 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-17 05:11:54.903