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A guide to uninstall Kaspersky Total Security from your computer

This page is about Kaspersky Total Security for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by Kaspersky Lab. You can find out more on Kaspersky Lab or check for application updates here. The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1 folder. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's preference. You can remove Kaspersky Total Security by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{F575F386-57EF-4943-B003-A13F13B05EEB} REMOVE=ALL. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. avpui.exe is the Kaspersky Total Security's primary executable file and it takes close to 214.91 KB (220072 bytes) on disk.

Kaspersky Total Security installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 4.02 MB (4211904 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 (35.55 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 Total Security version only. You can find here a few links to other Kaspersky Total Security releases: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Kaspersky Total Security you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Kaspersky Total Security:
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1

The files below are left behind on your disk by Kaspersky Total Security's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\dummy.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\w
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\x
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\y
  • C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\z
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\Kaspersky Total Security.history

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\683F575FFE7534940B301AF3310BE5BE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallWIX_{F575F386-57EF-4943-B003-A13F13B05EEB}

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\683F575FFE7534940B301AF3310BE5BE\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Total Security 16.0.1\

A way to uninstall Kaspersky Total Security from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Kaspersky Total Security is an application marketed by Kaspersky Lab. Sometimes, people try to erase this program. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY action to erase Kaspersky Total Security is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Kaspersky Total Security or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Kaspersky Total Security". If it is installed on your PC the Kaspersky Total Security program will be found automatically. When you select Kaspersky Total Security in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Kaspersky Total Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Kaspersky Total Security.
Uninstall Kaspersky Total Security

8. After removing Kaspersky Total Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Kaspersky Total Security which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Kaspersky Total Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your computer 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 Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Kaspersky Total Security by Kaspersky Lab from your PC, nor are we saying that Kaspersky Total Security by Kaspersky Lab is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Kaspersky Total Security in case 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.

2016-06-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:02:39.107