A guide to uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your PC

This info is about G DATA INTERNET SECURITY for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by G DATA Software AG. You can read more on G DATA Software AG or check for application updates here. The application is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary depending on the user's decision. The entire uninstall command line for G DATA INTERNET SECURITY is C:\ProgramData\G Data\Setups\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}\setup.exe /InstallMode=Uninstall /_DoNotShowChange=true. The application's main executable file occupies 2.52 MB (2645112 bytes) on disk and is labeled GDSC.exe.

G DATA INTERNET SECURITY contains of the executables below. They take 27.14 MB (28453752 bytes) on disk.

  • ASK.exe (421.62 KB)
  • AVK.exe (423.62 KB)
  • avkcmd.exe (1.19 MB)
  • AVKService.exe (944.12 KB)
  • AVKWCtlx64.exe (3.66 MB)
  • avkwscpe.exe (437.12 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 (429.12 KB)
  • AVKTray.exe (2.20 MB)
  • AutorunDelayLoader.exe (424.12 KB)
  • GDFirewallTray.exe (1.78 MB)
  • GDFwAdmin.exe (421.62 KB)
  • GDFwSvcx64.exe (3.05 MB)
  • InitInstx64.exe (288.12 KB)
  • GDLog.exe (646.62 KB)
  • GDSC.exe (2.52 MB)
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Some files, folders and Windows registry entries can be left behind when you are trying to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\ask.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\ASK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\ASK.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\GDASpam.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\GDASpamx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\GDcf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\ASK\GDcfx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVK.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVK.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\avkcmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVKScanJobC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVKService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVKService.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\AVKWCtlx64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\Avkwctlx64.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\avkwsc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\avkwsc64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\avkwscpe.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\initrd17.xz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\boot.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\chain.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\isolinux.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\isolinux.cfg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\ruscii_8x16.psf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\vesamenu.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\boot\linux17
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\FileBlSrv.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemoval.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemoval64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalHelper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.en.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.fr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\gdata.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\mod-av.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\moddrv17.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\mod-rsw.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCD\live\update.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCDWizard.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\BootCDWizard.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\drives.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\GDGadgetInst32.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\IConn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\IConn64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\MiniIcpt2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\MiniIcpt2X64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\ScanObjectBrowser.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\ScanObjectBrowserW.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\ShellExt.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\ShellExt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\SOBFilesNSE.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\SysIcpt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\SysIcptx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVK\syslinux.alt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\AvkCKS.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\AVKKid.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\AVKKid.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\AVKKid.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\KisiOpSave.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl001.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl002.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl003.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl004.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl005.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfbl006.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfwl001.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfwl002.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfwl003.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfwl004.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\pl_cfwl005.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKKid\Stammdaten\stammdaten.ifo
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKTray\AVKTray.exe.vir
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKTray\AVKTray.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\AVKTray\usb_ids.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\AVKRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\AVKRes.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\GData175.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\Green95.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\Red95.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\toast.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Common\VersionInfo.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\DelayLoader\AutorunDelayLoader.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\DelayLoader\DelayLoad.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\DelayLoader\DelayLoad.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFirewallTray.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFirewallTray.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwAdmin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwAdmin.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwAdmin.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwSvc.dac
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GdFwSvc.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwSvc.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwSvcx64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwSvcx64.pl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\GDFwSys.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\InitInstx64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\LiveStrm.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\Firewall\Modules.dac

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{AC68D2FF-1674-4C16-A536-A69FC11BBD82}

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\GUI\GDSC.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\InternetSecurity\GUI\GDSC.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVKWCtl\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDFwSvc\ImagePath

How to erase G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

G DATA INTERNET SECURITY is a program released by the software company G DATA Software AG. Sometimes, people want to erase this application. This is efortful because deleting this by hand requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. The best EASY way to erase 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate G DATA INTERNET SECURITY or simply click the Search feature and type in "G DATA INTERNET SECURITY". The G DATA INTERNET SECURITY program will be found very quickly. When you click G DATA INTERNET SECURITY in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY.

8. After removing G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of G DATA INTERNET SECURITY that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling G DATA INTERNET SECURITY using 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 take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG from your computer, we are not saying that G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-09 19:51:19.330