SpyHunter SpyHunter

How to uninstall SpyHunter from your system

SpyHunter is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is made by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. Take a look here for more information on Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter folder. Take into account that this location can differ being determined by the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling SpyHunter is MsiExec.exe /X{AF549236-6258-4AC6-A043-5B5B89C6EB61}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. SpyHunter4.exe is the SpyHunter's primary executable file and it takes approximately 6.14 MB (6434176 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of SpyHunter. They occupy an average of 7.55 MB (7913496 bytes) on disk.

  • ESGRKCHK.exe (678.38 KB)
  • native.exe (13.90 KB)
  • SH4Service.exe (752.38 KB)
  • SpyHunter4.exe (6.14 MB)

The current web page applies to SpyHunter version alone. You can find below a few links to other SpyHunter releases:

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SpyHunter has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\SpyHunter-Installer_1982
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove SpyHunter:
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Czech.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Danish.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Data\dns.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Data\proxy.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Defman.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Defs\2018090101.def
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Defs\def.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Dutch.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\English.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\esgiguard.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ESGRKCHK.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\EsgScanner.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ESGScanner.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ExecutionGuard.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Finnish.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\French.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\German.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\INSTALL.LOG
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Italian.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Lithuanian.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Log\SpyHunter4_20180902_113730.log
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Log\SpyHunter4_20180902_114748.log
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\autoexec.bat.bk
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\hosts.bk
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\system.ini.bk
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\win.ini.bk
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\native.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Norwegian.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Portuguese.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\purl.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Russian.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SH4.com
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SH4Service.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SHDS.mht
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ShScanner.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Spanish.lng
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SpyHunter4.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\supportlog.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Swedish.lng
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\F9LC8S90\spyhunter-4-suite[1].png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\SpyHunter Emergency Startup.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\SpyHunter.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\Uninstall SpyHunter.lnk

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\EnigmaSoftwareGroup\SpyHunter
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1F7E4FF9-D2E5-4258-9AE1-E16E6CB3252A}

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Installer\{1F7E4FF9-D2E5-4258-9AE1-E16E6CB3252A}\

A way to remove SpyHunter from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SpyHunter is an application by the software company Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. Some people want to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK solution to uninstall SpyHunter 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

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

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

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding SpyHunter, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove SpyHunter.
Uninstall SpyHunter

8. After removing SpyHunter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong SpyHunter which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing SpyHunter with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall SpyHunter by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC from your computer, we are not saying that SpyHunter by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall SpyHunter supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 09:36:38.933