ESET Smart Security ESET Smart Security

How to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security for Windows. It was developed for Windows by ESET, spol s r. o.. Further information on ESET, spol s r. o. can be seen here. ESET Smart Security is normally set up in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security folder, regulated by the user's decision. ESET Smart Security's primary file takes about 2.97 MB (3117384 bytes) and is named egui.exe.

The executable files below are installed along with ESET Smart Security. They take about 7.13 MB (7473120 bytes) on disk.

  • callmsi.exe (79.05 KB)
  • CertImporter-1451.exe (147.63 KB)
  • ecls.exe (272.17 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (54.91 KB)
  • eeclnt.exe (54.91 KB)
  • egui.exe (2.97 MB)
  • ekrn.exe (891.78 KB)
  • SysInspector.exe (1.30 MB)
  • SysRescue.exe (1.39 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of ESET Smart Security. For other ESET Smart Security versions please click below: to view all...
Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry data can not be removed when you remove ESET Smart Security from your computer.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programlar\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security

Files remaining:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programlar\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Belgeler.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programlar\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ESET Smart Security.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programlar\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ESET SysInspector.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programlar\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ESET SysRescue.lnk

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drives\Shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\ESET Smart Security - Context Menu Shell Extension

Supplementary registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B089FE88-FB52-11D3-BDF1-0050DA34150D}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0303359D66EA08B4FBE13BF04F47F73E\0CB4646C424D0DD4C82BE455D47DB289
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\0303359D66EA08B4FBE13BF04F47F73E\1E84B4C475CD79A49A6C215C4B6E602D

A way to erase ESET Smart Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ESET Smart Security is a program released by the software company ESET, spol s r. o.. Sometimes, computer users want to remove this application. Sometimes this can be troublesome because removing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to remove ESET Smart Security 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find ESET Smart Security or simply activate the Search feature and type in "ESET Smart Security". The ESET Smart Security app will be found automatically. When you select ESET Smart Security in the list of programs, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about ESET Smart Security, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall ESET Smart Security.
Uninstall ESET Smart Security

8. After uninstalling ESET Smart Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong ESET Smart Security that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ESET Smart Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol s r. o. from your computer, we are not saying that ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol s r. o. is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove ESET Smart Security in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-03-01 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-03-01 10:46:28.583