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A way to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your PC

This page is about Avira Free Antivirus for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Avira. More information about Avira can be seen here. You can see more info on Avira Free Antivirus at . Usually the Avira Free Antivirus application is found in the C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop directory, depending on the user's option during setup. You can remove Avira Free Antivirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file occupies 382.45 KB (391632 bytes) on disk and is titled avcenter.exe.

Avira Free Antivirus installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 9.16 MB (9604752 bytes) on disk.



  • apnstub.exe (139.88 KB)
  • apntoolbarinstaller.exe (3.72 MB)
  • avadmin.exe (83.95 KB)
  • avcenter.exe (382.45 KB)
  • avconfig.exe (360.45 KB)
  • avgnt.exe (340.45 KB)
  • avguard.exe (107.45 KB)
  • avnotify.exe (205.95 KB)
  • avrestart.exe (177.95 KB)
  • avscan.exe (455.95 KB)
  • avshadow.exe (78.45 KB)
  • avupgsvc.exe (57.70 KB)
  • avwebgrd.exe (454.45 KB)
  • avwebloader.exe (227.45 KB)
  • avwsc.exe (114.93 KB)
  • fact.exe (469.45 KB)
  • guardgui.exe (169.95 KB)
  • ipmgui.exe (84.95 KB)
  • licmgr.exe (103.85 KB)
  • sched.exe (84.20 KB)
  • setup.exe (741.95 KB)
  • update.exe (598.95 KB)
  • updrgui.exe (46.70 KB)
  • wsctool.exe (78.95 KB)
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This page is about Avira Free Antivirus version 12.0.0.1125 alone. You can find below info on other releases of Avira Free Antivirus:

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

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop

Check for and remove 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\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\antivir.oem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\antivir0.rdf
  • 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\avghook.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\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.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.exe
  • 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\build.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccavscanex.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccavscanexrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccev.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccevrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccevw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccgen.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccgenrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccgenw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccgrdrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccgrdw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccguard.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\cchips.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\cchipsrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\cclic.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\cclicrc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\cclicw.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\ccmainrc.dll

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

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avscan.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirSchedulerService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AntiVirService\ImagePath




A way to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Avira Free Antivirus is a program offered by Avira. Sometimes, computer users try to erase it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this manually takes some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK approach to erase Avira Free Antivirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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 programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Avira Free Antivirus or simply click the Search field and type in "Avira Free Antivirus". If it is installed on your PC the Avira Free Antivirus app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Avira Free Antivirus in the list of programs, some data about the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Avira Free Antivirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Avira Free Antivirus:


  • The software company is: http://www.avira.com/free-av
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Avira Free Antivirus.
Uninstall Avira Free Antivirus


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

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus by Avira from your computer, nor are we saying that Avira Free Antivirus by Avira is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall 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' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 21:02:49.517