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How to uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion from your PC

Ad-Aware Web Companion is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by Lavasoft. Additional info about Lavasoft can be seen here. Click on to get more info about Ad-Aware Web Companion on Lavasoft's website. The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's decision. You can uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{D5116390-5C95-4FEA-A719-78C3C8B5DFB5}. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. WebCompanion.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 1.30 MB (1367360 bytes) on disk.

Ad-Aware Web Companion installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 9.01 MB (9443808 bytes) on disk.

  • Installer.exe (7.69 MB)
  • Lavasoft.SearchProtect.WinService.exe (14.85 KB)
  • WebCompanion.exe (1.30 MB)

The current page applies to Ad-Aware Web Companion version 1.1.844.1586 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Ad-Aware Web Companion: to view all...

How to remove Ad-Aware Web Companion with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Ad-Aware Web Companion is an application released by the software company Lavasoft. Frequently, computer users want to erase this application. This is difficult because removing this manually requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY procedure to erase Ad-Aware Web Companion is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Ad-Aware Web Companion or simply activate the Search field and type in "Ad-Aware Web Companion". If it is installed on your PC the Ad-Aware Web Companion program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Ad-Aware Web Companion in the list of programs, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Ad-Aware Web Companion, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Ad-Aware Web Companion:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{D5116390-5C95-4FEA-A719-78C3C8B5DFB5}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Ad-Aware Web Companion.
Uninstall Ad-Aware Web Companion

8. After uninstalling Ad-Aware Web Companion, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Ad-Aware Web Companion which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Ad-Aware Web Companion with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove 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 for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Ad-Aware Web Companion in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:21:35.943