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How to uninstall Norton Family from your system

This web page is about Norton Family for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by Symantec Corporation. Go over here for more information on Symantec Corporation. Click on to get more information about Norton Family on Symantec Corporation's website. Norton Family is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family directory, subject to the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Norton Family is C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. conathstnf.exe is the Norton Family's primary executable file and it occupies about 69.73 KB (71408 bytes) on disk.

Norton Family is composed of the following executables which occupy 3.36 MB (3525320 bytes) on disk:

  • conathstnf.exe (69.73 KB)
  • nf.exe (363.90 KB)
  • nsc.exe (1.68 MB)
  • symerr.exe (90.17 KB)
  • tampmon.exe (317.73 KB)
  • wfpunins.exe (466.69 KB)
  • conathstnf.exe (77.23 KB)
  • sevntx64.exe (333.06 KB) to view all...

This info is about Norton Family version alone. Click on the links below for other Norton Family versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall Norton Family.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\{2a85e335-7417-424d-ad89-31ded1689794}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\{71b3dd3a-bc1f-40cc-a74f-c0c30dfce7d5}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\{f8d07955-00ed-4093-88aa-0a0f69afd83c}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccalert.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccgevt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccglog.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccipc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccjobmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\cclib.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccset.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccsvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ccvrtrst.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\cef.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\cef_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\cef_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\cfi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\coChrmSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\coIEPlg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\comm.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\conathstnf.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\coShdObj.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\datastor.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\difval.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\diluecbk.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\dimaster.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\distrptr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\dscli.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\eventsvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\extensions\chrome.crx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\exts\firefox.xpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\images\favicon_norton_v1.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\jobs\ccjobsch.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\libcef.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\am.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ar.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\bg.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\bn.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ca.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\cs.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\da.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\de.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\el.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\en-gb.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\en-us.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\es.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\es-419.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\et.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\fa.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\fi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\fil.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\fr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\gu.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\he.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\hi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\hr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\hu.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\id.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\it.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ja.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\kn.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ko.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\lt.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\lv.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ml.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\mr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ms.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\nb.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\nl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\pl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\pt-br.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\pt-pt.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ro.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ru.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\sk.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\sl.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\sr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\sv.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\sw.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\ta.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\te.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\th.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\tr.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\uk.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\vi.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\zh-cn.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\locales\zh-tw.pak
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\lue.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\msvcp110.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\msvcr110.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\nahelper.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\nf.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\nsc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\nscclt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\ntwc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\piiscnr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\proxyclt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\restclnt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family\Engine\\safesrch.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSM

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\inststub.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\NSM\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\TampMon\ImagePath

How to erase Norton Family with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Family is a program offered by Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, people decide to erase it. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to erase Norton Family is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton Family or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Family". If it is installed on your PC the Norton Family program will be found very quickly. When you click Norton Family in the list of apps, some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Norton Family, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Norton Family:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Norton Family.
Uninstall Norton Family

8. After uninstalling Norton Family, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Norton Family which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Norton Family with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Norton Family by Symantec Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Norton Family by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Norton Family supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-03-06 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-06 17:54:05.490