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How to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your computer

ESET Smart Security is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is written by ESET, spol s r. o.. Go over here for more information on ESET, spol s r. o.. The application is usually placed in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /I{CEE89553-90CC-49A5-BE4F-E0694FA2163E} is the full command line if you want to uninstall ESET Smart Security. The program's main executable file occupies 83.20 KB (85192 bytes) on disk and is titled callmsi.exe.

The executables below are part of ESET Smart Security. They take about 16.22 MB (17009656 bytes) on disk.

  • callmsi.exe (83.20 KB)
  • ecls.exe (372.20 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (52.70 KB)
  • eeclnt.exe (46.20 KB)
  • egui.exe (5.34 MB)
  • eh64.exe (29.70 KB)
  • speclean.exe (3.54 MB)
  • SysInspector.exe (3.67 MB)
  • SysRescue.exe (1.40 MB)
  • CertImporter-1358.exe (158.20 KB)
  • eCapture.exe (135.20 KB)
  • ekrn.exe (1.29 MB)
  • EModCmd.exe (132.70 KB)
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The current page applies to ESET Smart Security version 8.0.304.1 only. You can find below info on other application versions of ESET Smart Security:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\ESET\ESET Smart Security

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\callmsi.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\CertImporter-1544.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\DMON.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\eamonm\eamonm.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\edevmon\edevmon.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\edevmon\edevmon.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\edevmon\edevmon.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\ehdrv\ehdrv.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfw\epfw.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwlwf\EpfwLwf.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\epfwwfp.cat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\EpfwWfp.inf
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Drivers\epfwwfp\EpfwWfp.sys
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ecls.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eclsLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ecmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eComServer.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eeclnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\egui.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiAmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiAmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDevmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDevmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEpfw.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiEpfwLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiHips.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiHipsLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiMailPlugins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiMailPluginsLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiParental.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiParentalLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiProduct.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiProductRcd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiScanLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiSmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiSmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiUpdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiUpdateLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eh64.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnDmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnEpfwLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnHipsLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnMailPluginsLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnParentalLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnScanLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnSmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\ekrnUpdateLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em000_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em000_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em001_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em002_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em003_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em004_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em005_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em006_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em006_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em008_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em008_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em009_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em009_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em010_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em015_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em015_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em017_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em017_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em018_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em018_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em019_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em020_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em021_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em022_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em023_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em024_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em028_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em031_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em034_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em041_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em042_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em042_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\em045_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\emesj.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\emesj006_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\emesj008_32.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\emesj008_64.dat
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eplgHooks.dll

Many times the following registry keys will not be 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
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\DC4284762BA1F3E41859719F5EBA109E
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{674824CD-1AB2-4E3F-8195-17F9E5AB01E9}

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\upgrade.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\upgrade.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\DC4284762BA1F3E41859719F5EBA109E\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{674824CD-1AB2-4E3F-8195-17F9E5AB01E9}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\ekrn\ImagePath


A way to remove ESET Smart Security from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ESET Smart Security is a program by the software company ESET, spol s r. o.. Some computer users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some skill regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY practice to uninstall ESET Smart Security is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about 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 efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.

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  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


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


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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find ESET Smart Security or simply click the Search feature and type in "ESET Smart Security". If it exists on your system the ESET Smart Security app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click ESET Smart Security in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding ESET Smart Security, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then 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 go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of ESET Smart Security that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ESET Smart Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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



Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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Disclaimer

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 application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove ESET Smart Security supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 08:20:43.440