Application Norton Family

How to uninstall Norton Family from your PC

Norton Family is a computer program. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Symantec Corporation. Take a look here where you can find out more on Symantec Corporation. Further information about Norton Family can be seen at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\Norton Family directory. Take into account that this location can differ being determined by the user's preference. You can remove Norton Family by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\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 around 38.80 KB (39736 bytes) and is called coNatHstNF.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in Norton Family. They take 3.10 MB (3250032 bytes) on disk.

  • coNatHstNF.exe (38.80 KB)
  • NF.exe (355.88 KB)
  • NSc.exe (1.58 MB)
  • sevinst.exe (308.16 KB)
  • symerr.exe (83.77 KB)
  • TampMon.exe (307.30 KB)
  • WFPUnins.exe (461.66 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Norton Family. You can find here a few links to other Norton Family releases: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry data can not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove Norton Family from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Norton Family from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Family
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Family

The files below remain on your disk by Norton Family when you uninstall it:
  • 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

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

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • 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 uninstall Norton Family with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Family is a program by Symantec Corporation. Some users decide to remove it. This can be difficult because uninstalling this manually takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE practice 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

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 applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Norton Family or simply activate the Search field and type in "Norton Family". If it is installed on your PC the Norton Family app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Norton Family in the list of apps, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Norton Family, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish 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\NortonInstaller\{78CA3BF0-9C3B-40e1-B46D-38C877EF059A}\NSM\LicenseType\\InstStub.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Norton Family.
Uninstall Norton Family

8. After uninstalling Norton Family, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Family which 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 registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Norton Family by Symantec Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Norton Family by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Norton Family supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-09-07 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @DanielStatescu
Last update on: 2016-09-07 04:03:15.640