Avira Antivirus Avira Antivirus

A guide to uninstall Avira Antivirus from your PC

Avira Antivirus is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. You can find out more on Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG or check for application updates here. Click on to get more data about Avira Antivirus on Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG's website. The application is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus directory. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's decision. You can remove Avira Antivirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus\setup.exe /REMOVE. Note that you might get a notification for administrator rights. avcenter.exe is the Avira Antivirus's primary executable file and it occupies close to 792.47 KB (811488 bytes) on disk.

Avira Antivirus is composed of the following executables which take 25.63 MB (26870784 bytes) on disk:

  • avcenter.exe (792.47 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (900.10 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (811.59 KB)
  • sched.exe (461.05 KB)
  • avira_en____fm.exe (4.44 MB)
  • avmailc7.exe (966.50 KB)
  • avmcdlg.exe (565.16 KB)
  • avnotify.exe (733.64 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (565.18 KB)
  • avscan.exe (1.21 MB)
  • avshadow.exe (1,017.80 KB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (403.74 KB)
  • avwebg7.exe (1.39 MB)
  • avwsc.exe (827.49 KB)
  • ccuac.exe (505.83 KB)
  • checkt.exe (395.70 KB)
  • fact.exe (964.45 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (738.69 KB)
  • inssda64.exe (481.19 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (489.19 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (630.55 KB)
  • rscdwld.exe (457.50 KB)
  • scanui.exe (1.07 MB)
  • setup.exe (2.19 MB)
  • setuppending.exe (452.50 KB)
  • toastnotifier.exe (69.27 KB)
  • update.exe (1.12 MB)
  • updrgui.exe (389.15 KB)
  • wsctool.exe (473.12 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version of Avira Antivirus. You can find below a few links to other Avira Antivirus versions:

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If planning to uninstall Avira Antivirus you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Avira\Antivirus
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\Avira_Antivirus_2016_15.0.18.3_96

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Avira Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\defaults.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\product.config
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\productimagerc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\producttextrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\150\rchelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\207\product.config
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\defaults.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\product.config
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\productimagerc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\producttextrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\rchelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\defaults.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\product.config
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\productimagerc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\producttextrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\210\rchelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\defaults.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\prodinfo.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\product.config
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\productimagerc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\producttextrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\rchelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aebb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aecore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aecrypto.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aedroid.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aeemu.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aeexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aegen.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aehelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aeheur.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aelibinf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aelidb.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aemobile.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aemvdb.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aeoffice.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aepack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aerdl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aesbx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aescn.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aescript.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aeset.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aevdf.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\aevdf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alert_level.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alertcat.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alerttyp.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alertvir.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alldiscs.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\alldrives.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android.html
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_bl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_br.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_ml.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_mr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_tl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_bg_tr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_btn_gray_hover.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_btn_gray_normal.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_phone.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_red_arrow.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\android_video.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\apcfile.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\applypatch9trigger.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\auccert.crt
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avacl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avarkt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avcenter.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfig.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfig.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfig.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfigrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avesvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avesvcr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avevtrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avgio.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avgnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avgntflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avgntflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avgntflt.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avguard.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avguard.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avinet.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avipbb.cat

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Avira\Antivirus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Avira\Antivirus
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avira Antivirus

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirMailService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirSchedulerService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirWebService\ImagePath

A way to delete Avira Antivirus from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Antivirus is a program by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. Frequently, computer users choose to erase this application. This can be easier said than done because doing this by hand takes some know-how regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK procedure to erase Avira Antivirus 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 on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Avira Antivirus or simply click the Search field and type in "Avira Antivirus". If it exists on your system the Avira Antivirus app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Avira Antivirus in the list of apps, the following information about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Avira Antivirus, 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.
For instance you can see that for Avira Antivirus:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.avira.com/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Avira Antivirus.
Uninstall Avira Antivirus

8. After removing Avira Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Avira Antivirus that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Avira Antivirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Avira Antivirus by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG from your PC, nor are we saying that Avira Antivirus by Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Avira Antivirus supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-21 11:50:19.383