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How to uninstall Norton Utilities 16 from your system

This info is about Norton Utilities 16 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Symantec Corporation. You can find out more on Symantec Corporation or check for application updates here. You can get more details on Norton Utilities 16 at . Norton Utilities 16 is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16 directory, subject to the user's choice. Norton Utilities 16's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16\unins000.exe. The program's main executable file is called nu.exe and occupies 3.80 MB (3989168 bytes).

The executable files below are installed along with Norton Utilities 16. They take about 22.47 MB (23562864 bytes) on disk.

  • Alert.exe (1.69 MB)
  • nu.exe (3.80 MB)
  • PgHist.exe (45.59 KB)
  • RegCompScrn.exe (1.21 MB)
  • SULauncher.exe (959.68 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.48 MB)
  • Update.exe (2.53 MB)
  • Upgrade.exe (2.56 MB)
  • UploadPing.exe (946.09 KB)
  • SSDMonitor.exe (103.59 KB)
  • StartManSvc.exe (777.09 KB)
  • aCheckDisk.exe (236.09 KB)
  • aDSBatch.exe (962.59 KB)
  • aDSReboot.exe (166.59 KB)
  • aDSStartup.exe (13.09 KB)
  • DiskDoctorSrv.exe (1.10 MB)
  • aDSBatch.exe (1.75 MB)
  • aDSReboot.exe (166.09 KB)
  • aDSStartup.exe (13.09 KB)
  • LogonDetect.exe (208.59 KB)
  • ScheduledDefrag.exe (766.09 KB)
  • SpeedDiskSrv.exe (1.11 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Norton Utilities 16 version 16.0 alone. A considerable amount of files, folders and registry data will be left behind when you are trying to remove Norton Utilities 16 from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Norton Utilities 16:
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Norton Utilities 16

The files below are left behind on your disk by Norton Utilities 16's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16\backup\Automatic Backup[1].rbk
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16\backup\Automatic Backup[2].rbk
  • C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16\backup\Automatic Backup[3].rbk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Norton Utilities 16\metrics.dat

Frequently the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Norton Utilities 16_is1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\DiskDoctorService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\NU16StartManagerSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SpeedDiskService\ImagePath

A way to delete Norton Utilities 16 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Utilities 16 is a program offered by the software company Symantec Corporation. Frequently, computer users try to erase this program. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase Norton Utilities 16 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Norton Utilities 16 or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Utilities 16". If it exists on your system the Norton Utilities 16 application will be found automatically. After you click Norton Utilities 16 in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Norton Utilities 16, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Norton Utilities 16:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Utilities 16\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Norton Utilities 16.
Uninstall Norton Utilities 16

8. After removing Norton Utilities 16, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Norton Utilities 16 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Norton Utilities 16 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Norton Utilities 16 by Symantec Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Norton Utilities 16 by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Norton Utilities 16 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:44:52.207