Avira Avira



How to uninstall Avira from your system

Avira is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. Take a look here where you can get more info on Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. Avira is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. The full command line for removing Avira is C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{532da46c-2aa3-4588-a4a2-b02bc641bf95}\Avira.OE.Setup.Bundle.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. Avira's primary file takes around 299.98 KB (307184 bytes) and is called Avira.Systray.exe.

The executables below are part of Avira. They take an average of 889.34 KB (910680 bytes) on disk.



  • Avira.Messenger.exe (67.02 KB)
  • Avira.ServiceHost.exe (426.61 KB)
  • Avira.Systray.exe (299.98 KB)
  • Avira.SystrayStartTrigger.exe (95.73 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 1.2.119.17994 of Avira. You can find here a few links to other Avira releases:

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Avira has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Acp.Caching.LiteDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Acp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Connect.Plugin.Interface.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.FileDownloader.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Messenger.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Mixpanel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.AvConnector.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.AvConnector.Interface.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.BrowserExtension.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.Communicator.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.Communicator.Interface.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.NativeCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.Ui.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.UiCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.WinCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.OE.WinCore.Interface.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.ServiceHost.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.SystemSpeedup.Analyzer_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.Systray.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Avira.SystrayStartTrigger.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\en-US\Avira.OE.UiCore.resources_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\en-US\Avira.ServiceHost.resources_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\en-US\Avira.Systray.resources_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\css\launcher.ui-1.0.0.min.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\css\launcher.ui-1.0.0-ie8.min.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\css\launcher.ui-vendor-1.0.0.min.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\css\partner-1.0.0.min.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\Avira-Connect.eot
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\Avira-Connect.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\Avira-Connect.woff
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWeb-Light.eot
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWeb-Light.woff
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWebPro-Book.eot
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWebPro-Book.woff
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWebPro-Medi.eot
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\fonts\KievitWebPro-Medi.woff
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\index.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\js\launcher.ui-1.0.0.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\js\launcher.ui-vendor-1.0.0.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\close.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\close_hovered.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\connection_error.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\desktop_mail_installed.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\desktop_mail_link_clicked.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\desktop_mail_received.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\feedback.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\gift_light.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\gift_red.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\help.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\help_hovered.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\icons_inapp_promo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\logo.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\minimise.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\minimise_hovered.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\mobile_mail_installed.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\mobile_mail_link_clicked.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\mobile_mail_received.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\shadow.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\sms_installed.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\sms_link_clicked.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\sms_received.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\spin.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\upgrade_banner.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\symbol\png\white_opacity.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\adding_device_wizard.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\banner.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\deviceWizardViews\add_device_view.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\deviceWizardViews\main_view.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\deviceWizardViews\send_mail_dialog.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\deviceWizardViews\send_sms_dialog.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\deviceWizardViews\success.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\feedback.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\ftu_tour.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\header.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\headerProfile.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\headerUpgrade.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\icon.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\icon-ie8.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\licenses.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\marketing_card.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\modal_dialog.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\my_devices.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\no_internet_connection_tab_content.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\services_rows.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\status.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\tabs.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\upgrade_banner.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\user_confirmation.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\directives\wait_overlay.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\templates\freeLicenseRow.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\templates\licenseRow.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\htmlui\views\templates\paidLicenseRow.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Interop.SHDocVw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Interop.UPNPLib_IObitDel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Ionic.Zip.Reduced.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\LiteDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\Mshtml.interop.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\msvcp120.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Launcher\msvcr120.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Avira
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGENService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/Avira/Privacy Pal/Avira.PrivacyPal.UI.Application.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Avira_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Avira_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Avira.ServiceHost
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\eventlog\Application\Avira Phantom VPN
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\eventlog\Application\Avira Service Host

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Users\UserName\Desktop\avira_en_avsc0_5844fb78d90ec__ws.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Avira.ServiceHost\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Avira.ServiceHost\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Avira.ServiceHost\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AviraOptimizerHost\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AviraOptimizerHost\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AviraOptimizerHost\ImagePath




How to delete Avira from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira is an application released by the software company Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. Frequently, computer users choose to erase this program. This can be difficult because doing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE manner to erase Avira is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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


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


5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Avira or simply click the Search field and type in "Avira". If it exists on your system the Avira program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Avira in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Avira, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Avira.
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8. After uninstalling Avira, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Avira that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Avira using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Avira by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG from your PC, we are not saying that Avira by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Avira 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-08-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-23 14:00:16.890