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How to uninstall Norton Security Scan from your system

You can find below details on how to remove Norton Security Scan for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Symantec Corporation. You can read more on Symantec Corporation or check for application updates here. More details about the app Norton Security Scan can be seen at . Norton Security Scan is typically set up in the C:\Archivos de programa\Norton Security Scan directory, subject to the user's decision. The complete uninstall command line for Norton Security Scan is C:\Archivos de programa\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWrap.exe. Nss.exe is the Norton Security Scan's primary executable file and it takes close to 627.43 KB (642488 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in Norton Security Scan. They take 1.37 MB (1433824 bytes) on disk.

  • InstWrap.exe (171.93 KB)
  • Nss.exe (627.43 KB)
  • SymCCISE.exe (264.93 KB)
  • SymInstallStub.exe (335.93 KB)

This page is about Norton Security Scan version alone. You can find below a few links to other Norton Security Scan versions: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall Norton Security Scan you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Norton Security Scan:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Norton Security Scan

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Norton Security Scan:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{2A85E335-7417-424d-AD89-31DED1689794}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{71B3DD3A-BC1F-40cc-A74F-C0C30DFCE7D5}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\{F8D07955-00ED-4093-88AA-0A0F69AFD83C}.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\BilBDRes.dll

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

Additional values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSS\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSS\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NSS\UninstallString

A way to erase Norton Security Scan using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Norton Security Scan is an application released by the software company Symantec Corporation. Frequently, users choose to uninstall this program. This can be troublesome because deleting this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to uninstall Norton Security Scan is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Norton Security Scan or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Norton Security Scan". If it exists on your system the Norton Security Scan program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Norton Security Scan in the list of apps, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Norton Security Scan, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Norton Security Scan:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Archivos de programa\Norton Security Scan\Engine\\InstWrap.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Norton Security Scan.
Uninstall Norton Security Scan

8. After removing Norton Security Scan, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Norton Security Scan which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Norton Security Scan with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


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

2016-07-04 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-04 13:31:34.257