Avast Free Antivirus Avast Free Antivirus



How to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus from your system

Avast Free Antivirus is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by AVAST Software. You can find out more on AVAST Software or check for application updates here. Avast Free Antivirus is usually set up in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast directory, depending on the user's option. The full command line for removing Avast Free Antivirus is C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. AvastUI.exe is the Avast Free Antivirus's primary executable file and it occupies circa 8.65 MB (9070152 bytes) on disk.

Avast Free Antivirus contains of the executables below. They take 35.02 MB (36720800 bytes) on disk.



  • ashQuick.exe (109.84 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (233.54 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (29.52 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (90.48 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (880.85 KB)
  • aswWrcIELoader32.exe (87.93 KB)
  • aswWrcIELoader64.exe (106.78 KB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (1.57 MB)
  • AvastNM.exe (274.68 KB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (193.01 KB)
  • AvastUI.exe (8.65 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (2.24 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (577.52 KB)
  • CrtCheck.exe (29.09 KB)
  • RegSvr.exe (851.95 KB)
  • sched.exe (110.78 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (174.16 KB)
  • wsc_proxy.exe (83.93 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (619.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (86.73 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (117.84 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (1.26 MB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.07 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (2.24 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (577.52 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (708.95 KB)
  • instup.exe (840.81 KB)
  • InstallCrt.exe (680.54 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (382.32 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (708.95 KB)
  • CrtCheck.exe (29.66 KB)
  • Gf2Vss.exe (132.69 KB)
  • RegSvr.exe (1.05 MB)
  • SetupInf.exe (1.03 MB)
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The information on this page is only about version 12.2.2276 of Avast Free Antivirus. You can find below a few links to other Avast Free Antivirus versions:

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Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall Avast Free Antivirus.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Avast5_1033.chm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\BCULangRes_1033.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashbase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashMaiSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashQuick.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashShell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTask.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTaskEx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashUpd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asOutExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asulaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAux.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswChLic.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswData.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswDld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswDnsCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswEngLdr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJsFlt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLSRun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswPatchMgt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswProperty.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRec.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRemoteCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRunDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRvrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswStreamFilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswStrm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswUtil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswVmm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswW8ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWebRepIE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWrcIEBroker32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWrcIELoader32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastNM.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastNM.json
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastSS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastui.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvDump32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvSSHook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\browser_pass.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\BrowserCleanup.ini
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\burger_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\cef.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\cef_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\cef_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\cef_extensions.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\digicert_ca_77.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CommChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CommonRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CrtCheck.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\curl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\custody.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswHds.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswHdsKe.sys
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswRep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\aswScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\BCUEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\certs.map
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_as.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_bank.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_dex.map
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_dex.nmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_dex.sig
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_dsign.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\16072800\db_dsql.dat

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avast

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\List\C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe




A way to erase Avast Free Antivirus from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avast Free Antivirus is an application released by AVAST Software. Some users want to uninstall this program. This is easier said than done because performing this by hand requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Avast Free Antivirus 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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


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


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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Avast Free Antivirus or simply click the Search feature and type in "Avast Free Antivirus". The Avast Free Antivirus program will be found very quickly. When you select Avast Free Antivirus in the list of apps, some data about the application is shown to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Avast Free Antivirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Avast Free Antivirus.
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8. After removing Avast Free Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Avast Free Antivirus which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Avast Free Antivirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows NT 4 (4.10)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to remove Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Avast Free Antivirus by AVAST Software is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Avast Free Antivirus supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-27 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 22:57:59.847