A guide to uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY for Windows. It is made by G DATA Software AG. Check out here for more info on G DATA Software AG. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files\G Data\InternetSecurity folder (same installation drive as Windows). 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. The program's main executable file occupies 2.53 MB (2650232 bytes) on disk and is named GDSC.exe.

The following executables are installed beside G DATA INTERNET SECURITY. They take about 37.91 MB (39753568 bytes) on disk.

  • ASK.exe (423.62 KB)
  • AVK.exe (423.62 KB)
  • avkcmd.exe (1.19 MB)
  • AVKService.exe (944.12 KB)
  • AVKWCtl.exe (2.90 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)
  • iupdateavk.exe (1.54 MB)
  • setup.exe (2.01 MB)
  • UpdateGUI.exe (2.43 MB)
  • AVKCKS.exe (289.62 KB)
  • AVKKid.exe (429.12 KB)
  • AVKTray.exe (2.22 MB)
  • AutorunDelayLoader.exe (424.12 KB)
  • GDFirewallTray.exe (1.78 MB)
  • GDFwAdmin.exe (421.62 KB)
  • GDFwSvc.exe (2.43 MB)
  • InitInst.exe (4.22 MB)
  • GDLog.exe (646.62 KB)
  • GDSC.exe (2.53 MB)
  • RegistrationNotifier.exe (2.22 MB)
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This web page is about G DATA INTERNET SECURITY version alone. You can find below info on other versions of G DATA INTERNET SECURITY:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\InternetSecurity
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\G DATA INTERNET SECURITY

The files below remain on your disk when you remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\InternetSecurity\ASK\ask.de.dll
  • 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\GDASpam.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{24625623-5F26-47A2-9B7D-18B2197D2AC9}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2516ABBA-5DB4-455B-8F58-92DCD78E2DD9}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{28CED209-D2B9-4755-8C85-B3E206CCFAAC}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{431F6A2E-E5D6-4F85-997B-D67A1294AF5D}

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{11B51846-A205-48FD-A0D2-6AC01E1892BC}\InProcServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{2E0299CA-5126-439D-B801-45FC6B26209E}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{33DFED14-6F26-441F-AF0C-291CD30626F1}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{40205194-E198-42B9-B756-E98953A63530}\LocalServer32\

A way to uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

G DATA INTERNET SECURITY is an application marketed by G DATA Software AG. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this application. This is efortful because uninstalling this by hand requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE practice to erase G DATA INTERNET 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 already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate G DATA INTERNET SECURITY or simply activate the Search feature and type in "G DATA INTERNET SECURITY". If it exists on your system the G DATA INTERNET SECURITY program will be found very quickly. After you click G DATA INTERNET SECURITY in the list , the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall G DATA INTERNET SECURITY.

8. After uninstalling G DATA INTERNET SECURITY, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong G DATA INTERNET SECURITY that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing G DATA INTERNET SECURITY with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG from your computer, nor are we saying that G DATA INTERNET SECURITY by G DATA Software AG is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions 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 other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 12:26:24.483