Application McAfee WebAdvisor

A way to uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to remove McAfee WebAdvisor for Windows. The Windows version was created by McAfee, LLC. You can find out more on McAfee, LLC or check for application updates here. More details about McAfee WebAdvisor can be found at . McAfee WebAdvisor is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\McAfee\WebAdvisor directory, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice 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. McAfee WebAdvisor's primary file takes about 3.42 MB (3583272 bytes) and is named browserhost.exe.

The executable files below are installed along with McAfee WebAdvisor. They occupy about 9.96 MB (10443808 bytes) on disk.

  • browserhost.exe (3.42 MB)
  • servicehost.exe (917.52 KB)
  • uihost.exe (916.52 KB)
  • uninstaller.exe (2.43 MB)
  • updater.exe (2.32 MB)

The current web page applies to McAfee WebAdvisor version alone. Click on the links below for other McAfee WebAdvisor versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove McAfee WebAdvisor.

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

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • 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}

How to remove McAfee WebAdvisor using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee WebAdvisor is an application by the software company McAfee, LLC. Some computer users choose to remove this application. This is easier said than done because performing this manually takes some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to remove McAfee WebAdvisor is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate McAfee WebAdvisor or simply activate the Search field and type in "McAfee WebAdvisor". If it exists on your system the McAfee WebAdvisor application will be found automatically. When you click McAfee WebAdvisor in the list of applications, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about McAfee WebAdvisor, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for McAfee WebAdvisor:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Uninstaller.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor.
Uninstall McAfee WebAdvisor

8. After removing McAfee WebAdvisor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of McAfee WebAdvisor which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling McAfee WebAdvisor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


The text above is not a recommendation to remove McAfee WebAdvisor by McAfee, LLC from your PC, we are not saying that McAfee WebAdvisor by McAfee, LLC is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove McAfee WebAdvisor in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-05-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-05-23 21:33:59.720