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A way to uninstall Norton Identity Safe from your system

Norton Identity Safe is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. It is made by Symantec Corporation. Check out here for more details on Symantec Corporation. Click on to get more data about Norton Identity Safe on Symantec Corporation's website. Norton Identity Safe is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Identity Safe directory, subject to the user's option. The full uninstall command line for Norton Identity Safe is C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{92622AAD-05E8-4459-B256-765CE1E929FB}\NST\LicenseType\2014.7.0.47\InstStub.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 57.84 KB (59232 bytes) on disk and is called coinst.exe.

Norton Identity Safe installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 684.09 KB (700504 bytes) on disk.

  • coinst.exe (57.84 KB)
  • cosastub.exe (430.34 KB)
  • nst.exe (127.05 KB)
  • symerr.exe (68.84 KB)

This data is about Norton Identity Safe version 2014.7.0.47 alone. For more Norton Identity Safe versions please click below: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Norton Identity Safe we recommend you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Norton Identity Safe:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Identity Safe

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Norton Identity Safe:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Identity Safe\desktop.ini
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Identity Safe\Norton Identity Safe.LNK
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Identity Safe\Uninstall Norton Identity Safe.LNK

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\NST

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NST\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NST\InstallFileName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NST\InstallSource
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NST\UninstallString

How to delete Norton Identity Safe from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Identity Safe is an application offered by Symantec Corporation. Sometimes, people try to remove this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because doing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK action to remove Norton Identity Safe is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Norton Identity Safe or simply click the Search field and type in "Norton Identity Safe". If it is installed on your PC the Norton Identity Safe application will be found very quickly. After you select Norton Identity Safe in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Norton Identity Safe, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Norton Identity Safe:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\NortonInstaller\{92622AAD-05E8-4459-B256-765CE1E929FB}\NST\LicenseType\2014.7.0.47\InstStub.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Norton Identity Safe.
Uninstall Norton Identity Safe

8. After uninstalling Norton Identity Safe, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Norton Identity Safe that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Norton Identity Safe with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Norton Identity Safe by Symantec Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that Norton Identity Safe by Symantec Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Norton Identity Safe 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-09-01 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-01 09:15:30.657