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How to uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion from your computer

This web page is about Ad-Aware Web Companion for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by Lavasoft. Check out here for more info on Lavasoft. You can get more details on Ad-Aware Web Companion at . Usually the Ad-Aware Web Companion program is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The entire uninstall command line for Ad-Aware Web Companion is MsiExec.exe /I{6531A1EB-1C55-4577-964C-9140D918CB29}. The program's main executable file occupies 1.24 MB (1298752 bytes) on disk and is labeled WebCompanion.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in Ad-Aware Web Companion. They occupy 8.95 MB (9384928 bytes) on disk.

  • Installer.exe (7.69 MB)
  • Lavasoft.SearchProtect.WinService.exe (17.35 KB)
  • WebCompanion.exe (1.24 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.1.894.1779 of Ad-Aware Web Companion. You can find here a few links to other Ad-Aware Web Companion releases: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry data can not be removed when you want to remove Ad-Aware Web Companion from your PC.

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{6531A1EB-1C55-4577-964C-9140D918CB29}\

A way to remove Ad-Aware Web Companion from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Ad-Aware Web Companion is a program marketed by Lavasoft. Some computer users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be efortful because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to PCs. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Ad-Aware Web Companion or simply click the Search field and type in "Ad-Aware Web Companion". If it exists on your system the Ad-Aware Web Companion program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Ad-Aware Web Companion in the list , some information about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Ad-Aware Web Companion, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Ad-Aware Web Companion:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{6531A1EB-1C55-4577-964C-9140D918CB29}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion.
Uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion

8. After removing Ad-Aware Web Companion, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Ad-Aware Web Companion that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Ad-Aware Web Companion using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion by Lavasoft from your PC, we are not saying that Ad-Aware Web Companion by Lavasoft is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 12:25:01.020