Application Tenable Nessus (x64)

How to uninstall Tenable Nessus (x64) from your system

This web page is about Tenable Nessus (x64) for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Tenable Network Security, Inc.. More information on Tenable Network Security, Inc. can be found here. More details about the app Tenable Nessus (x64) can be seen at . The application is often located in the C:\Program Files\Tenable\Nessus folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full uninstall command line for Tenable Nessus (x64) is MsiExec.exe /I{475B005D-0AA1-4495-9885-244AB71E4C5B}. Tenable Nessus (x64)'s primary file takes around 16.97 KB (17376 bytes) and is called nessus-service.exe.

Tenable Nessus (x64) contains of the executables below. They occupy 18.02 MB (18892736 bytes) on disk.

  • nasl.exe (5.89 MB)
  • ndbg.exe (45.50 KB)
  • nessus-service.exe (16.97 KB)
  • nessuscli.exe (5.82 MB)
  • nessusd.exe (6.25 MB)

The current page applies to Tenable Nessus (x64) version alone. You can find below a few links to other Tenable Nessus (x64) releases: to view all...

A way to remove Tenable Nessus (x64) from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Tenable Nessus (x64) is an application offered by Tenable Network Security, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to remove this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY solution to remove Tenable Nessus (x64) 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 already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Tenable Nessus (x64) or simply activate the Search field and type in "Tenable Nessus (x64)". If it is installed on your PC the Tenable Nessus (x64) program will be found automatically. After you select Tenable Nessus (x64) in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Tenable Nessus (x64), ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Tenable Nessus (x64):

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{475B005D-0AA1-4495-9885-244AB71E4C5B}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Tenable Nessus (x64).
Uninstall Tenable Nessus (x64)

8. After uninstalling Tenable Nessus (x64), Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Tenable Nessus (x64) that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Tenable Nessus (x64) with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Tenable Nessus (x64) by Tenable Network Security, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Tenable Nessus (x64) by Tenable Network Security, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Tenable Nessus (x64) supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-27 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-27 20:10:59.240