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How to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your computer

Avira Free Antivirus is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Avira. More data about Avira can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Avira Free Antivirus on Avira's web page. Usually the Avira Free Antivirus program is placed in the C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for removing Avira Free Antivirus is C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. avcenter.exe is the Avira Free Antivirus's main executable file and it occupies circa 321.05 KB (328760 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside Avira Free Antivirus. They take about 7.22 MB (7568064 bytes) on disk.



  • avcenter.exe (321.05 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (421.55 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (337.05 KB)
  • avguard.exe (105.55 KB)
  • avnotify.exe (278.05 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (175.05 KB)
  • avscan.exe (620.05 KB)
  • avshadow.exe (75.05 KB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (54.05 KB)
  • avwebgrd.exe (575.55 KB)
  • avwebloader.exe (226.05 KB)
  • avwsc.exe (492.60 KB)
  • ccuac.exe (119.55 KB)
  • fact.exe (444.55 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (130.05 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (108.55 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (93.57 KB)
  • offercast_avirav7_.exe (1.23 MB)
  • sched.exe (82.05 KB)
  • setup.exe (754.55 KB)
  • setuppending.exe (87.05 KB)
  • update.exe (584.55 KB)
  • updrgui.exe (43.05 KB)
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The current page applies to Avira Free Antivirus version 13.0.0.3737 only. You can find below a few links to other Avira Free Antivirus releases:

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Numerous files, folders and Windows registry data will not be deleted when you remove Avira Free Antivirus from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Avira Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EXa0.527\DS.us - Avira Free Antivirus 13.0.0.3499 Final

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Avira Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aebb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aecore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeemu.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aegen.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aehelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeheur.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aelidb.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeoffice.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aepack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aerdl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aesbx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescn.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescript.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeset.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alert_level.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertcat.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alerttyp.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertvir.htm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldiscs.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldrives.avp
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android.html
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_bl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_br.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_ml.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_mr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_hover.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_normal.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_phone.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_red_arrow.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_video.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir.oem
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir0.rdf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apcfile.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avacl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avadmin.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avarkt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avbb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avcenter.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfigrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvcr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtlog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgio.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avinet.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.rdf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avmres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnetflt.sys
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avpref.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.yml
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avrep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avrestart.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscanrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscplr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsda.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsda64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avshadow.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsmtp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avupgsvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebg7.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebgrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebgrd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloader.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloader.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloadergui.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwinll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwmi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwsc.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avira AntiVir Desktop

Additional values that you should delete:
  • 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 Free Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Free Antivirus is a program offered by Avira. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because doing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall Avira 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Avira Free Antivirus or simply activate the Search field and type in "Avira Free Antivirus". If it is installed on your PC the Avira Free Antivirus app will be found automatically. After you click Avira Free Antivirus in the list , the following information about the application is shown to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Avira Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Avira Free Antivirus:


  • The web site of the program is: http://www.avira.com/free-av
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Avira Free Antivirus.
Uninstall Avira Free Antivirus


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

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove Avira Free Antivirus by Avira from your computer, we are not saying that Avira Free Antivirus by Avira is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Avira Free Antivirus 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' PCs.

2016-07-05 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-05 15:09:50.777