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A guide to uninstall Sophos Anti-Virus from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to uninstall Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Sophos Plc. You can find out more on Sophos Plc or check for application updates here. Click on to get more information about Sophos Anti-Virus on Sophos Plc's website. Sophos Anti-Virus is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus folder, regulated by the user's option. MsiExec.exe /X{034759DA-E21A-4795-BFB3-C66D17FAD183} is the full command line if you want to remove Sophos Anti-Virus. The application's main executable file is named SavMain.exe and it has a size of 1.92 MB (2010152 bytes).

The executable files below are installed beside Sophos Anti-Virus. They take about 3.42 MB (3581600 bytes) on disk.

  • BackgroundScanClient.exe (44.54 KB)
  • native.exe (41.50 KB)
  • sav32cli.exe (219.04 KB)
  • SAVAdminService.exe (68.00 KB)
  • SAVCleanupService.exe (88.00 KB)
  • SavMain.exe (1.92 MB)
  • SavProgress.exe (543.04 KB)
  • SavService.exe (96.00 KB)
  • sdcdevcon.exe (50.50 KB)
  • sdcservice.exe (384.00 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Sophos Anti-Virus version 7.6.5 alone. Click on the links below for other Sophos Anti-Virus versions: to view all...

How to delete Sophos Anti-Virus from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sophos Anti-Virus is an application marketed by the software company Sophos Plc. Frequently, computer users try to erase this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK practice to erase Sophos Anti-Virus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Sophos Anti-Virus or simply click the Search feature and type in "Sophos Anti-Virus". If it is installed on your PC the Sophos Anti-Virus program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Sophos Anti-Virus in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Sophos Anti-Virus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Sophos Anti-Virus:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{034759DA-E21A-4795-BFB3-C66D17FAD183}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Sophos Anti-Virus.
Uninstall Sophos Anti-Virus

8. After removing Sophos Anti-Virus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Sophos Anti-Virus which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Sophos Anti-Virus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.



This page is not a recommendation to remove Sophos Anti-Virus by Sophos Plc from your computer, we are not saying that Sophos Anti-Virus by Sophos Plc is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Sophos Anti-Virus supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-17 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-17 01:55:16.740