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How to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your computer

Avira Free Antivirus is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Avira. Further information on Avira can be seen here. More details about Avira Free Antivirus can be found at . Avira Free Antivirus is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. You can remove Avira Free Antivirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE. Note that you might be prompted for administrator rights. avcenter.exe is the Avira Free Antivirus's primary executable file and it takes circa 378.28 KB (387360 bytes) on disk.

Avira Free Antivirus contains of the executables below. They occupy 11.77 MB (12345488 bytes) on disk.



  • apnstub.exe (141.70 KB)
  • apntoolbarinstaller.exe (5.39 MB)
  • avadmin.exe (82.28 KB)
  • avcenter.exe (378.28 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (448.78 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (375.78 KB)
  • avguard.exe (106.78 KB)
  • avnotify.exe (278.28 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (176.78 KB)
  • avscan.exe (624.28 KB)
  • avshadow.exe (241.78 KB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (56.28 KB)
  • avwebgrd.exe (551.78 KB)
  • avwebloader.exe (226.78 KB)
  • avwsc.exe (161.20 KB)
  • fact.exe (469.28 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (164.78 KB)
  • inssda64.exe (166.28 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (81.28 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (112.35 KB)
  • sched.exe (83.28 KB)
  • setup.exe (773.28 KB)
  • setuppending.exe (89.28 KB)
  • update.exe (612.78 KB)
  • updrgui.exe (45.28 KB)
  • wsctool.exe (84.78 KB)
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This web page is about Avira Free Antivirus version 13.0.0.2890 only. Click on the links below for other Avira Free Antivirus versions:

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When you're planning to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

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

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Avira Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\about.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aebb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aecore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeemu.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aegen.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aehelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeheur.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aelidb.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeoffice.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aepack.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aerdl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aesbx.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aescript.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aeset.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\aevdf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alert_level.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertcat.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alerttyp.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alertvir.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldiscs.avp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\alldrives.avp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_bl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_br.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_ml.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_mr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_bg_tr.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_hover.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_btn_gray_normal.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_phone.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_red_arrow.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\android_video.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir.oem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir0.rdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apcfile.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apnic.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apnstub.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\apntoolbarinstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avacl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avadmin.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avarkt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avbb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avcenter.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.cpl
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfig.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avconfigrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avesvcr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtlog.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avevtrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgio.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.cat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgntflt.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avinet.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.cat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipbb.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avipc64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.cat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avkmgr.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avlode.rdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avmres.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avnotify.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avpref.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avreg.yml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avrep.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avrestart.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscanrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscplr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsda.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsda64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avshadow.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avsmtp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avupgsvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebgrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebgrd.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloader.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloader.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwebloadergui.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwin.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwinll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwmi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avwsc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\bg_b.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\bg_bl.jpg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\bg_br.jpg

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avira AntiVir Desktop

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




A way to remove Avira Free Antivirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Free Antivirus is a program offered by the software company Avira. Frequently, people decide to uninstall this program. This is easier said than done because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK action 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your computer.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

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


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Avira Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Avira Free Antivirus:


  • The publisher is: http://www.avira.com/free-av
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Avira Free Antivirus.
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8. After removing Avira Free Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Avira Free Antivirus that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Avira Free Antivirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

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


Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove Avira Free Antivirus by Avira from your computer, nor are we saying that Avira Free Antivirus by Avira is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Avira Free Antivirus supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-22 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 03:03:11.497