Application McAfee WebAdvisor

A way to uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor from your PC

You can find below details on how to uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor for Windows. The Windows version was developed by McAfee, LLC. Check out here where you can find out more on McAfee, LLC. Please open if you want to read more on McAfee WebAdvisor on McAfee, LLC's page. McAfee WebAdvisor is typically installed in the C:\Program Files\McAfee\WebAdvisor directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. You can uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Uninstaller.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. browserhost.exe is the McAfee WebAdvisor's main executable file and it takes about 3.43 MB (3594144 bytes) on disk.

McAfee WebAdvisor is composed of the following executables which take 10.00 MB (10484160 bytes) on disk:

  • browserhost.exe (3.43 MB)
  • servicehost.exe (925.08 KB)
  • uihost.exe (924.08 KB)
  • uninstaller.exe (2.44 MB)
  • updater.exe (2.32 MB)

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Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor.

The files below are left behind on your disk by McAfee WebAdvisor when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fheoggkfdfchfphceeifdbepaooicaho\\images\search_rebrand\mcafee_webadvisor_white.svg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fheoggkfdfchfphceeifdbepaooicaho\\images\web_advisor\mcafee_webadvisor_logo.svg

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\McAfee NGI\packages\{SD: C:|Program Files|McAfee|WebAdvisor}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\McAfee NGI\packages\WebAdvisor
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{35ED3F83-4BDC-4c44-8EC6-6A8301C7413A}

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\McAfee WebAdvisor\ImagePath

A way to delete McAfee WebAdvisor from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee WebAdvisor is an application released by McAfee, LLC. Some users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY solution to erase McAfee WebAdvisor 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find McAfee WebAdvisor or simply activate the Search feature and type in "McAfee WebAdvisor". The McAfee WebAdvisor program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click McAfee WebAdvisor in the list , the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about McAfee WebAdvisor, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for McAfee WebAdvisor:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Uninstaller.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor.
Uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor

8. After removing McAfee WebAdvisor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of McAfee WebAdvisor which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing McAfee WebAdvisor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove McAfee WebAdvisor by McAfee, LLC from your computer, nor are we saying that McAfee WebAdvisor by McAfee, LLC is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove McAfee WebAdvisor in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2020-06-11 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-11 19:46:50.890