Application AVG SafeGuard toolbar

A way to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar for Windows. It was created for Windows by AVG Technologies. Take a look here for more information on AVG Technologies. The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's choice. You can remove AVG SafeGuard toolbar by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UNINSTALL.exe /PROMPT /UNINSTALL. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. lip.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 922.52 KB (944664 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in AVG SafeGuard toolbar. They occupy 5.68 MB (5953120 bytes) on disk.

  • lip.exe (922.52 KB)
  • PostInstall.exe (629.02 KB)
  • Uninstall.exe (1.87 MB)
  • vprot.exe (2.29 MB)

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If you're planning to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\\AVG SafeGuard toolbar_toolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\avgMozXPCOM.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\cg.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeGuardRes\jquery-1.8.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeRes\nt28.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\ChromeRes\nt28_2.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\favicon.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\lip.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\PostInstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\PostInstaller.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\jquery-1.5.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\jquery-1.8.1.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\UninstallRes\ClientPackage\JQueyExtensions.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\vprot.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\Default\Preferences
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Chrome\Default\Web Data
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Paypal\data.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\Paypal\

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AVG SafeGuard toolbar

How to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AVG SafeGuard toolbar is an application offered by AVG Technologies. Sometimes, computer users decide to remove this program. This can be efortful because uninstalling this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove AVG SafeGuard toolbar 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find AVG SafeGuard toolbar or simply click the Search field and type in "AVG SafeGuard toolbar". If it is installed on your PC the AVG SafeGuard toolbar program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click AVG SafeGuard toolbar in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding AVG SafeGuard toolbar, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar.
Uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar

8. After removing AVG SafeGuard toolbar, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong AVG SafeGuard toolbar which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing AVG SafeGuard toolbar using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar by AVG Technologies from your computer, nor are we saying that AVG SafeGuard toolbar by AVG Technologies is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar in case 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' PCs.

2016-07-30 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-30 12:35:29.167