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How to uninstall Avira Antivirus from your system

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Avira Antivirus for Windows. 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. Usually the Avira Antivirus application is placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus directory, depending on the user's option during setup. Avira Antivirus's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus\setup.exe /REMOVE. The application's main executable file is called StartUi.exe and occupies 217.15 KB (222360 bytes).

Avira Antivirus is comprised of the following executables which take 28.96 MB (30365008 bytes) on disk:

  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_de.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_en.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_es.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_fr.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_it.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_ja-jp.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_nl.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_pt-br.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_ru.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_tr.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_zh-cn.exe (174.56 KB)
  • AdministrativeRightsProvider_zh-tw.exe (174.56 KB)
  • avcenter.exe (648.36 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (758.06 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (897.99 KB)
  • sched.exe (481.02 KB)
  • avira_en____fm.exe (5.10 MB)
  • avmailc7.exe (1.08 MB)
  • avmcdlg.exe (588.04 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (667.66 KB)
  • avscan.exe (1.52 MB)
  • avshadow.exe (1.01 MB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (412.52 KB)
  • avwebg7.exe (1.46 MB)
  • avwsc.exe (547.52 KB)
  • ccuac.exe (547.95 KB)
  • checkt.exe (408.46 KB)
  • checkwindows10drivers.exe (379.99 KB)
  • drvinstall64.exe (505.37 KB)
  • fact.exe (1,018.25 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (552.02 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (652.92 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (715.86 KB)
  • rscdwld.exe (473.34 KB)
  • scanui.exe (1.47 MB)
  • setup.exe (1.43 MB)
  • setuppending.exe (472.34 KB)
  • StartUi.exe (217.15 KB)
  • toastnotifier.exe (79.16 KB)
  • update.exe (1.32 MB)
  • updrgui.exe (455.11 KB)
  • windowssecuritycenter.exe (849.85 KB)
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The current page applies to Avira Antivirus version only. You can find below info on other application versions of Avira Antivirus:

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • 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\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\208\defaults.ini
  • 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\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\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\ccplg.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\57\defaults.ini
  • 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\administrativerightsprovider_de.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_en.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_es.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_fr.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_it.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_ja-jp.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_nl.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_pt-br.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_ru.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_tr.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_zh-cn.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\administrativerightsprovider_zh-tw.exe
  • 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\aeheur_agen.dat
  • 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.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avconfigrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avdevprot.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\Antivirus\avdevprot.sys
  • 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

Generally the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avira Antivirus

How to uninstall Avira Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Antivirus is an application released by the software company Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG. Sometimes, computer users want to remove this application. Sometimes this is efortful because doing this by hand takes some know-how related to PCs. One of the best EASY procedure to remove Avira Antivirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to take care of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Avira Antivirus or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Avira Antivirus". If it is installed on your PC the Avira Antivirus app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Avira Antivirus in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Avira Antivirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Avira Antivirus:

  • The web site of the application is: https://www.avira.com/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\Antivirus\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Avira Antivirus.
Uninstall Avira Antivirus

8. After uninstalling Avira Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Avira Antivirus which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Avira Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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



The text above 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 PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Avira Antivirus in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-02-13 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-02-13 12:28:35.187