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A guide to uninstall Kaspersky Internet Security from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Kaspersky Internet Security for Windows. It is produced by Kaspersky Lab. You can read more on Kaspersky Lab or check for application updates here. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 16.0.1 folder. Keep in mind that this location can vary being determined by the user's preference. The full command line for removing Kaspersky Internet Security is MsiExec.exe /I{F575F386-57EF-4943-B003-A13F13B05EEB} REMOVE=ALL. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. avpui.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 214.91 KB (220072 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with Kaspersky Internet Security. They take about 4.02 MB (4211920 bytes) on disk.

  • avp.exe (231.38 KB)
  • avpia.exe (176.91 KB)
  • avpui.exe (214.91 KB)
  • ffcert.exe (99.66 KB)
  • getsysteminfo.exe (2.22 MB)
  • kldw.exe (73.91 KB)
  • plugins-setup.exe (181.47 KB)
  • remove_incompatible_applications.exe (125.91 KB)
  • wmi32.exe (30.49 KB)
  • wmiav.exe (35.57 KB)
  • kasperskylab.pure.restoretool.exe (132.41 KB)
  • netcfg.exe (89.41 KB)
  • ffcert.exe (119.66 KB)
  • kldw.exe (78.91 KB)
  • vssbridge64.exe (148.91 KB)
  • wmi64.exe (31.55 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Kaspersky Internet Security version alone. Click on the links below for other Kaspersky Internet Security versions: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry entries will not be uninstalled when you remove Kaspersky Internet Security from your PC.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallWIX_{F575F386-57EF-4943-B003-A13F13B05EEB}

A way to remove Kaspersky Internet Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Kaspersky Internet Security is a program marketed by the software company Kaspersky Lab. Some people decide to remove it. This is easier said than done because performing this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY procedure to remove Kaspersky 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 on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Kaspersky Internet Security or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Kaspersky Internet Security". If it exists on your system the Kaspersky Internet Security application will be found automatically. When you click Kaspersky Internet Security in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Kaspersky Internet Security, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Kaspersky Internet Security.
Uninstall Kaspersky Internet Security

8. After removing Kaspersky Internet Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Kaspersky Internet Security that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Kaspersky Internet Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Kaspersky Internet Security by Kaspersky Lab from your PC, we are not saying that Kaspersky Internet Security by Kaspersky Lab is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Kaspersky Internet Security in case 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:03:30.760