Application Norton Family

How to uninstall Norton Family from your PC

You can find on this page details on how to remove Norton Family for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Symantec Corporation. Go over here where you can find out more on Symantec Corporation. Please open if you want to read more on Norton Family on Symantec Corporation's website. Norton Family is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family folder, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the application. You can remove Norton Family by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. Norton Family's primary file takes about 36.30 KB (37176 bytes) and is named conathstnf.exe.

The following executable files are contained in Norton Family. They take 1.57 MB (1649304 bytes) on disk.

  • conathstnf.exe (36.30 KB)
  • nf.exe (353.83 KB)
  • symerr.exe (51.33 KB)
  • tampmon.exe (298.80 KB)
  • wfpunins.exe (413.66 KB)
  • conathstnf.exe (44.80 KB)
  • sevntx64.exe (411.91 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Norton Family. You can find below info on other application versions of Norton Family: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Norton Family we suggest you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Family

The files below were left behind on your disk by Norton Family when you uninstall it:
  • 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

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

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B8E07826-0971-4f16-B133-047B88034E89}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSM\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSM\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSM\UninstallString

A way to uninstall Norton Family from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Family is a program offered by the software company Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, people choose to remove this program. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE way to remove 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 system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Norton Family or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Norton Family". If it is installed on your PC the Norton Family program will be found automatically. After you select Norton Family in the list of programs, some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Norton Family, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to uninstall, 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. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Norton Family.
Uninstall Norton Family

8. After uninstalling Norton Family, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Norton Family that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Norton Family using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Norton Family by Symantec Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Norton Family by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Norton Family supposing 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.

2016-07-01 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 22:07:31.007