Norton Family Norton Family

A way to uninstall Norton Family from your system

This page is about Norton Family for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Symantec Corporation. More information on Symantec Corporation can be seen here. Click on to get more data about Norton Family on Symantec Corporation's website. Usually the Norton Family application is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family directory, depending on the user's option during install. Norton Family's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled coNatHstNF.exe and occupies 38.80 KB (39736 bytes).

Norton Family contains of the executables below. They take 6.32 MB (6629712 bytes) on disk.

  • coNatHstNF.exe (38.80 KB)
  • NF.exe (355.88 KB)
  • nsc.exe (1.58 MB)
  • symerr.exe (83.77 KB)
  • TampMon.exe (307.30 KB)
  • WFPUnins.exe (461.66 KB)
  • conathstnf.exe (38.80 KB)
  • nf.exe (355.88 KB)
  • tampmon.exe (307.30 KB)
  • wfpunins.exe (461.66 KB)
  • coNatHstNF.exe (44.30 KB)
  • sevntx64.exe (327.16 KB)
  • conathstnf.exe (44.30 KB) to view all...

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Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall Norton Family.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Norton Family:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Family

Generally, the following files are left 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

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSM

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • 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

How to remove Norton Family with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Family is an application offered by Symantec Corporation. Some people try to remove it. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK way to remove Norton Family 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Norton Family or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Norton Family". If it exists on your system the Norton Family application will be found very quickly. After you select Norton Family in the list , some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Norton Family, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Norton Family:

  • The publisher 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 come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Norton Family.
Uninstall Norton Family

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

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

Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove 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 computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Norton Family in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-09 14:44:07.400