A guide to uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your computer

This page is about G DATA INTERNET SECURITY for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by G DATA Software AG. More data about G DATA Software AG can be read here. G DATA INTERNET SECURITY is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\InternetSecurity folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. C:\ProgramData\G Data\Setups\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}\setup.exe /InstallMode=Uninstall /_DoNotShowChange=true is the full command line if you want to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY. G DATA INTERNET SECURITY's main file takes about 2.47 MB (2587768 bytes) and its name is GDSC.exe.

The executable files below are installed together with G DATA INTERNET SECURITY. They occupy about 26.52 MB (27808600 bytes) on disk.

  • ASK.exe (415.62 KB)
  • AVK.exe (415.62 KB)
  • avkcmd.exe (1.19 MB)
  • AVKService.exe (942.62 KB)
  • AVKWCtlx64.exe (3.50 MB)
  • avkwscpe.exe (424.62 KB)
  • BootCDWizard.exe (1.71 MB)
  • GDGadgetInst32.exe (3.38 MB)
  • RansomwareRemovalHelper.exe (312.12 KB)
  • RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.exe (2.71 MB)
  • AVKCKS.exe (289.62 KB)
  • AVKKid.exe (423.62 KB)
  • AVKTray.exe (1.86 MB)
  • AutorunDelayLoader.exe (424.12 KB)
  • GDFirewallTray.exe (1.77 MB)
  • GDFwAdmin.exe (415.62 KB)
  • GDFwSvcx64.exe (3.05 MB)
  • InitInstx64.exe (288.12 KB)
  • GDLog.exe (646.62 KB)
  • GDSC.exe (2.47 MB)
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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}\ModifyPath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}\UninstallString

A way to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

G DATA INTERNET SECURITY is a program offered by G DATA Software AG. Some users choose to remove this program. Sometimes this is difficult because performing this by hand requires some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE solution to remove G DATA INTERNET 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate G DATA INTERNET SECURITY or simply click the Search feature and type in "G DATA INTERNET SECURITY". If it exists on your system the G DATA INTERNET SECURITY application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select G DATA INTERNET SECURITY in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY.

8. After removing G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong G DATA INTERNET SECURITY which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling G DATA INTERNET SECURITY with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG from your PC, nor are we saying that G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-15 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-15 05:16:27.110