A guide to uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION from your PC

G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is a computer program. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by G DATA Software AG. Check out here where you can get more info on G DATA Software AG. G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\G DATA\TotalProtection folder, subject to the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is C:\ProgramData\G Data\Setups\G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION\setup.exe /InstallMode=Uninstall /_DoNotShowChange=true. GDSC.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 2.55 MB (2672968 bytes) on disk.

G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is composed of the following executables which occupy 53.88 MB (56496640 bytes) on disk:

  • ASK.exe (434.32 KB)
  • AVK.exe (434.82 KB)
  • avkcmd.exe (1.22 MB)
  • AVKService.exe (957.82 KB)
  • AVKWCtlx64.exe (2.81 MB)
  • avkwscpe.exe (461.91 KB)
  • BootCDWizard.exe (2.18 MB)
  • GDGadgetInst32.exe (3.42 MB)
  • RansomwareRemovalHelper.exe (644.82 KB)
  • RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.exe (2.74 MB)
  • iupdateavk.exe (1.57 MB)
  • setup.exe (4.45 MB)
  • UpdateGUI.exe (2.45 MB)
  • AVKBackupGUI.exe (435.32 KB)
  • AVKBackupService.exe (3.83 MB)
  • so.exe (97.83 KB)
  • AVKCKS.exe (295.91 KB)
  • AVKKid.exe (443.32 KB)
  • AVKTray.exe (2.24 MB)
  • AVKTuner.exe (434.82 KB)
  • AVKTunerService.exe (2.33 MB)
  • FFCacheTool.exe (565.32 KB)
  • SetIntegrity.exe (574.32 KB)
  • WUACheck.exe (533.82 KB)
  • AutorunDelayLoader.exe (430.82 KB)
  • GDFirewallTray.exe (1.80 MB)
  • GDFwAdmin.exe (434.82 KB)
  • GDFwSvcx64.exe (3.13 MB)
  • InitInstx64.exe (295.82 KB)
  • GDLog.exe (653.32 KB)
  • GDSC.exe (2.55 MB)
  • PwMgrCertTool.exe (2.62 MB)
  • PluginCleanerUI.exe (434.32 KB)
  • Reisswlf64.exe (155.82 KB)
  • TopSecret.exe (434.32 KB)
  • TS4ntInst32.exe (972.32 KB)
  • TSNxG.exe (1.17 MB)
  • TSNxGDC.exe (923.01 KB)
  • TSNxGDO.exe (961.57 KB)
  • TSNxGPDC.exe (1.32 MB)
  • TSNxGService.exe (249.62 KB)
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The current page applies to G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION version only. You can find below info on other releases of G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION:

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\ask.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\ask.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\ASK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\GDASpam.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\GDASpamx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\GDcf.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\ASK\GDcfx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\avkcmd.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKScanJobC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKService.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\Avkwctlx64.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\AVKWCtlx64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwsc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwsc64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\avkwscpe.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BCWData.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\initrd3.xz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\boot.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\chain.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\isolinux.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\isolinux.cfg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\ldlinux.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\libcom32.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\libutil.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\ruscii_8x16.psf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\isolinux\vesamenu.c32
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\boot\linux3
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\FileBlSrv.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemoval.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemoval64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalHelper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.en.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\dbase.dir\var\lib\gdata\RansomwareRemovalResultNotifier.fr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\GDATA.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\mod-av.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\mod-bkp.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\moddrv3.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCD\live\mod-rsw.sqf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCDWizard.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\BootCDWizard.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\drives.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\GDGadgetInst32.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\IConn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\IConn64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\MiniIcpt2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\MiniIcpt2x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\ScanObjectBrowser.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\ScanObjectBrowserW.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\ShellExt.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\ShellExt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\SOBFilesNSE.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\SysIcpt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\SysIcptx64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\syslinux.alt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\$SETUP.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\$UNINSTALL.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\GDIUpdt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\GDSetupCondEval.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\GDUpdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\iupdateavk.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\IUpdateAVK.LOG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\license.rtf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\Requiredfiles.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\setup.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\tp.wpk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\updatefiles.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVK\UpdatePGM\UpdateGUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupGUI.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupGUI.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupGUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupNSE.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupNSE64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupService.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\AVKBackupService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKBackup\so.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\AVKCKS.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\AVKKid.de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\AVKKid.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\AVKKid.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\KisiOpSave.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl001.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl002.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl003.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl004.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl005.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl006.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfbl007.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl001.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl002.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl003.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl004.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl005.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl006.enc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\AVKKid\Stammdaten\cfwl007.enc

Registry keys:

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_UserName\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\GUI\GDSC.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_UserName\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\G Data\TotalProtection\GUI\GDSC.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVKService\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\AVKWCtl\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDBackupSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDFwSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\GDTunerSvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TSNxGService\ImagePath

A way to delete G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is a program offered by G DATA Software AG. Frequently, people try to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE way to erase G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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6. Scroll the list of programs until you find G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION or simply activate the Search feature and type in "G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION". If it exists on your system the G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION app will be found very quickly. After you select G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION.

8. After uninstalling G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION by G DATA Software AG from your computer, we are not saying that G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION by G DATA Software AG is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall G DATA TOTAL PROTECTION in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-26 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 12:21:03.533