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How to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security for Windows. It was created for Windows by Eset spol s r. o.. More data about Eset spol s r. o. can be seen here. The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling ESET Smart Security is MsiExec.exe /I{6ECB944F-D027-4E8A-9906-70E77C005AD5}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. The application's main executable file is named egui.exe and occupies 1.38 MB (1443072 bytes).

The executables below are part of ESET Smart Security. They take about 2.16 MB (2267648 bytes) on disk.

  • callmsi.exe (65.25 KB)
  • ecls.exe (221.25 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (38.75 KB)
  • egui.exe (1.38 MB)
  • EHttpSrv.exe (18.75 KB)
  • ekrn.exe (461.25 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 3.0.659.0 of ESET Smart Security. Click on the links below for other ESET Smart Security versions: to view all...

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

ESET Smart Security is an application offered by the software company Eset spol s r. o.. Sometimes, users try to uninstall this program. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK solution to uninstall ESET Smart Security 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate ESET Smart Security or simply activate 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 after you click ESET Smart Security in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding ESET Smart Security, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ESET Smart Security.
Uninstall ESET Smart Security

8. After removing ESET Smart Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong ESET Smart Security which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ESET Smart Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove ESET Smart Security by Eset spol s r. o. from your computer, nor are we saying that ESET Smart Security by Eset spol s r. o. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove ESET Smart Security supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-14 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-14 08:42:11.060