Application ESET Smart Security

A way to uninstall ESET Smart Security from your system

ESET Smart Security is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by ESET, spol s r. o.. More information about ESET, spol s r. o. can be found here. ESET Smart Security is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security folder, regulated by the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling ESET Smart Security is MsiExec.exe /I{293ADC3B-DCF3-44C2-9CE8-19DD2B4F7646}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. callmsi.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 83.20 KB (85192 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed together with ESET Smart Security. They occupy about 13.79 MB (14455240 bytes) on disk.

  • callmsi.exe (83.20 KB)
  • ecls.exe (372.20 KB)
  • ecmd.exe (52.70 KB)
  • eComServer.exe (66.70 KB)
  • eeclnt.exe (46.20 KB)
  • egui.exe (5.48 MB)
  • eh64.exe (29.70 KB)
  • speclean.exe (575.70 KB)
  • SysInspector.exe (3.67 MB)
  • SysRescue.exe (1.40 MB)
  • CertImporter-1362.exe (158.20 KB)
  • eCapture.exe (135.20 KB)
  • ekrn.exe (1.29 MB)
  • EModCmd.exe (132.20 KB)
  • upgrade.exe (343.66 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to ESET Smart Security version 9.0.349.14 only. You can find here a few links to other ESET Smart Security versions: to view all...
If planning to uninstall ESET Smart Security you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall ESET Smart Security from your PC:
  • 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

The files below were left behind on your disk by ESET Smart Security's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiAmonLang.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\eguiDevmonLang.dll
  • 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\x86\ekrn.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnAmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnAntitheft.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnDevmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnDmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnEmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnEpfw.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnHips.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnMailPlugins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnParental.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnSmon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\ekrnUpdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\msvcp110.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\msvcr110.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Smart Security\x86\updater.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Quarantine\8C5C15AC4FD03C2E0DEDDB5C7A29E060A80074AF.NDF
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Quarantine\8C5C15AC4FD03C2E0DEDDB5C7A29E060A80074AF.NQF
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Quarantine\F4583B098ECF05F8F7BFCDAF5A97543C2CCCED66.NDF
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Quarantine\F4583B098ECF05F8F7BFCDAF5A97543C2CCCED66.NQF
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ESET\ESET Smart Security\Quarantine\INFO.NQI
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\QTG47B9E\eset_smart_security_live_installer[1].htm
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\QTG47B9E\eset_smart_security_live_installer_[1].exe
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{293ADC3B-DCF3-44C2-9CE8-19DD2B4F7646}\Icon_Product

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B3CDA3923FCD2C44C98E91DDB2F46764
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{293ADC3B-DCF3-44C2-9CE8-19DD2B4F7646}

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\B3CDA3923FCD2C44C98E91DDB2F46764\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\{293ADC3B-DCF3-44C2-9CE8-19DD2B4F7646}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\ekrn\ImagePath

How to delete ESET Smart Security from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ESET Smart Security is a program offered by the software company ESET, spol s r. o.. Some people try to remove it. This is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some skill related to PCs. The best QUICK practice 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start 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 powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate ESET Smart Security or simply click the Search field and type in "ESET Smart Security". If it exists on your system the ESET Smart Security program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click ESET Smart Security in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding ESET Smart Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove ESET Smart Security.
Uninstall ESET Smart Security

8. After removing ESET Smart Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of ESET Smart Security which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ESET Smart Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol s r. o. from your PC, nor are we saying that ESET Smart Security by ESET, spol s r. o. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ESET Smart Security 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.

2016-07-05 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-05 17:09:34.313