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How to uninstall Avast Internet Security from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall Avast Internet Security for Windows. The Windows release was developed by AVAST Software. You can find out more on AVAST Software or check for application updates here. The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for Avast Internet Security is C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel /instop:uninstall. Avast Internet Security's main file takes about 5.25 MB (5502112 bytes) and is called AvastUI.exe.

The following executable files are contained in Avast Internet Security. They occupy 28.49 MB (29872936 bytes) on disk.

  • afwServ.exe (104.93 KB)
  • ashCmd.exe (81.31 KB)
  • ashQuick.exe (101.93 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (182.40 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (86.29 KB)
  • aswAraSr.exe (70.27 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (79.81 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (591.27 KB)
  • aswWrcIELoader32.exe (70.74 KB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (1.08 MB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (333.29 KB)
  • AvastUI.exe (5.25 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.64 MB)
  • BrowserCleanup.exe (1.46 MB)
  • RegSvr32.exe (559.58 KB)
  • sched.exe (88.34 KB)
  • SetupInf32.exe (533.51 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (248.30 KB)
  • mftutil.exe (389.09 KB)
  • ngservice.exe (149.75 KB)
  • ngtool.exe (913.70 KB)
  • aswFe.exe (1.10 MB)
  • aswVBoxClient.exe (429.37 KB)
  • AvastVBoxSVC.exe (3.05 MB)
  • VBoxService.exe (1.32 MB)
  • VBoxTray.exe (1.16 MB)
  • openvpn.exe (607.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.50 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (74.77 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (467.54 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (3.15 MB)
  • instup.exe (581.31 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (284.48 KB)
  • SafeZoneBrowser.exe (657.16 KB)
  • wow_helper.exe (75.26 KB)
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This info is about Avast Internet Security version 10.0.2209 alone. For other Avast Internet Security versions please click below:

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How to erase Avast Internet Security from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avast Internet Security is an application released by the software company AVAST Software. Sometimes, people choose to remove it. Sometimes this is efortful because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY solution to remove Avast Internet Security 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Avast Internet Security or simply click the Search field and type in "Avast Internet Security". If it exists on your system the Avast Internet Security application will be found very quickly. When you select Avast Internet Security in the list of applications, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Avast Internet Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Avast Internet Security.
Uninstall Avast Internet Security

8. After removing Avast Internet Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Avast Internet Security which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Avast Internet Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Avast Internet Security by AVAST Software from your computer, we are not saying that Avast Internet Security by AVAST Software is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Avast Internet Security supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2015-02-07 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-02-07 09:52:34.640