AdAwareUpdater AdAwareUpdater

How to uninstall AdAwareUpdater from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove AdAwareUpdater for Windows. It is written by Lavasoft. Further information on Lavasoft can be seen here. More data about the application AdAwareUpdater can be seen at . Usually the AdAwareUpdater application is placed in the C:\Program Files\Common Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware Antivirus\Ad-Aware Antivirus Updater\ directory, depending on the user's option during install. MsiExec.exe /I{A5C0392D-46A7-4CB3-800B-5794909453BD} is the full command line if you want to remove AdAwareUpdater. AdAwareUpdater.exe is the AdAwareUpdater's primary executable file and it occupies about 4.65 MB (4874048 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are incorporated in AdAwareUpdater. They take 6.49 MB (6800528 bytes) on disk.

  • AdAwareUpdater.exe (4.65 MB)
  • AdAwareWebInstaller.exe (1.84 MB)

The current web page applies to AdAwareUpdater version only. For other AdAwareUpdater versions please click below: to view all...

A way to uninstall AdAwareUpdater from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AdAwareUpdater is a program released by Lavasoft. Frequently, people try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall AdAwareUpdater is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate AdAwareUpdater or simply activate the Search feature and type in "AdAwareUpdater". If it is installed on your PC the AdAwareUpdater application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select AdAwareUpdater in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding AdAwareUpdater, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for AdAwareUpdater:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{A5C0392D-46A7-4CB3-800B-5794909453BD}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall AdAwareUpdater.
Uninstall AdAwareUpdater

8. After uninstalling AdAwareUpdater, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of AdAwareUpdater that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing AdAwareUpdater with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall AdAwareUpdater by Lavasoft from your computer, we are not saying that AdAwareUpdater by Lavasoft is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall AdAwareUpdater 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 discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 16:45:13.893