SpyHunter SpyHunter

A way to uninstall SpyHunter from your PC

SpyHunter is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. Check out here for more details on Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. SpyHunter is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter directory, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. You can remove SpyHunter by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{DDABC667-56B3-4122-82B0-2F5782EA2F9A}. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 6.00 MB (6286784 bytes) on disk and is called SpyHunter4.exe.

The executable files below are part of SpyHunter. They take an average of 7.49 MB (7850168 bytes) on disk.

  • ESGRKCHK.exe (764.41 KB)
  • native.exe (13.90 KB)
  • SH4Service.exe (748.44 KB)
  • SpyHunter4.exe (6.00 MB)

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter

The files below were left behind on your disk by SpyHunter's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Czech.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Danish.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Data\dns.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Data\proxy.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Defman.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Defs\def.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Dutch.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\English.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\esgiguard.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ESGRKCHK.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ExecutionGuard.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Finnish.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\French.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\German.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\gil.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\INSTALL.LOG
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Italian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Lithuanian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Log\SpyHunter4_20170103_122011.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Log\SpyHunter4_20170103_170135.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Log\SpyHunter4_20170103_175147.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\autoexec.bat.bk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\hosts.bk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\system.ini.bk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\mon\win.ini.bk
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\native.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Norwegian.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Portuguese.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\purl.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SH4Service.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SHDS.mht
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\ShScanner.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Spanish.lng
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\SpyHunter4.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\supportlog.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Enigma Software Group\SpyHunter\Swedish.lng
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\R06B0CCN\spyhunter-4-suite[1].png
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\R06B0CCN\spyhunter-spywarehelpdesk-product[1].png
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SpyHunter
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\SpyHunter Emergency Startup.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\SpyHunter.lnk
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SpyHunter\Uninstall SpyHunter.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\EnigmaSoftwareGroup\SpyHunter
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{DDABC667-56B3-4122-82B0-2F5782EA2F9A}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\esgiguard\ImagePath

How to uninstall SpyHunter from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SpyHunter is an application by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC. Sometimes, users try to uninstall this program. This can be difficult because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall SpyHunter 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 already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find SpyHunter or simply activate the Search field and type in "SpyHunter". If it exists on your system the SpyHunter application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select SpyHunter in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding SpyHunter, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall SpyHunter.
Uninstall SpyHunter

8. After removing SpyHunter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong SpyHunter that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SpyHunter using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove SpyHunter by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC from your computer, we are not saying that SpyHunter by Enigma Software Group USA, LLC is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove SpyHunter supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-18 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-18 14:49:43.470