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A way to uninstall AVG Protection from your system

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove AVG Protection for Windows. It was coded for Windows by AVG Technologies. Open here for more details on AVG Technologies. AVG Protection is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG\Antivirus folder, depending on the user's choice. You can remove AVG Protection by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG\Setup\avgsetupx.exe /mode=offline /uninstall=bav. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. AVG Protection's main file takes about 9.08 MB (9523496 bytes) and is named AVGUI.exe.

The following executables are installed alongside AVG Protection. They occupy about 36.83 MB (38619360 bytes) on disk.

  • afwServ.exe (269.16 KB)
  • ashCmd.exe (111.93 KB)
  • ashQuick.exe (134.78 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (372.18 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (30.12 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (247.75 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (919.03 KB)
  • avBugReport.exe (3.00 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (624.76 KB)
  • AvEmUpdate.exe (1.67 MB)
  • AVGSvc.exe (253.98 KB)
  • AVGUI.exe (9.08 MB)
  • DataSafeMonitor.exe (621.20 KB)
  • RegSvr.exe (887.63 KB)
  • sched.exe (221.45 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (260.98 KB)
  • wsc_proxy.exe (108.38 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (647.04 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (86.73 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.21 MB)
  • AvDump64.exe (768.92 KB)
  • instup.exe (772.87 KB)
  • InstallCrt.exe (699.87 KB)
  • avgBoot.exe (388.48 KB)
  • aswidsagenta.exe (5.90 MB)
  • Gf2Vss.exe (193.60 KB)
  • RegSvr.exe (1.10 MB)
  • SetupInf.exe (1.08 MB)
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The information on this page is only about version 17.1.3006 of AVG Protection. You can find here a few links to other AVG Protection versions:

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\BCULangRes_1036.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\1036\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResIdp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResWS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashBase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashMaiSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashQuick.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashShell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashTask.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashTaskEx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashUpd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\asOutExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\asulaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswAMSI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswAux.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcertx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswChLic.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcmlx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcommx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswData.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswdetallocatorx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswDld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswDnsCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswEngLdr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswfilevaultx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswhookx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidpmx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidpsdkx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidsagent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswJsFlt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswlogx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswLSRun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswnetclix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswntsqlitex.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswPatchMgt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswProperty.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswpsicx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRec.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRemoteCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswremovalx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRunDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRvrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswsecapix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswStreamFilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswStrm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswsysx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswUtil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswVmm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswW8ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswwinamapix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvDump32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AVGSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AVGUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\avgbavuiplgx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\lng_bav.cont
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\ui_bav.cont
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\browser_pass.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\BrowserCleanup.ini
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\burger_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_extensions.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\Certificates\digicert_ca_77.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\CommChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\CommonRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\custody.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\DataSafeMonitor.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17010904\aswRep.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AVG Antivirus

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVG Antivirus\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\avgbIDSAgent\ImagePath


How to uninstall AVG Protection from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AVG Protection is an application released by AVG Technologies. Some computer users decide to remove this program. This can be troublesome because doing this by hand requires some skill regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE manner to remove AVG Protection 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 on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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


4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
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5. All the applications installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate AVG Protection or simply activate the Search feature and type in "AVG Protection". The AVG Protection app will be found automatically. After you click AVG Protection in the list of programs, some information about the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about AVG Protection, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall AVG Protection.
Uninstall AVG Protection


8. After removing AVG Protection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of AVG Protection which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling AVG Protection using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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



Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall AVG Protection by AVG Technologies from your PC, nor are we saying that AVG Protection by AVG Technologies is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall AVG Protection in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-01-10 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-01-10 18:16:10.450