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How to uninstall Norton AntiVirus from your system

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Norton AntiVirus for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Symantec Corporation. Additional info about Symantec Corporation can be read here. More information about Norton AntiVirus can be seen at . The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{0C55C096-0F1D-4F28-AAA2-85EF591126E7}\NAV\562C4DD5\ directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ depending on the user's decision. You can remove Norton AntiVirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{0C55C096-0F1D-4F28-AAA2-85EF591126E7}\NAV\562C4DD5\\InstStub.exe /X. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Norton AntiVirus's main file takes about 946.38 KB (969088 bytes) and is named InstStub.exe.

Norton AntiVirus contains of the executables below. They take 946.38 KB (969088 bytes) on disk.

  • InstStub.exe (946.38 KB)

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A way to delete Norton AntiVirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton AntiVirus is an application released by Symantec Corporation. Some users try to remove this program. This is hard because doing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK way to remove Norton AntiVirus 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton AntiVirus or simply activate the Search field and type in "Norton AntiVirus". If it is installed on your PC the Norton AntiVirus program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Norton AntiVirus in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Norton AntiVirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton AntiVirus:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{0C55C096-0F1D-4F28-AAA2-85EF591126E7}\NAV\562C4DD5\\InstStub.exe /X
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Norton AntiVirus.
Uninstall Norton AntiVirus

8. After uninstalling Norton AntiVirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton AntiVirus that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Norton AntiVirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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



The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Norton AntiVirus by Symantec Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Norton AntiVirus by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Norton AntiVirus in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-23 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-23 11:35:54.790