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A guide to uninstall Web Companion from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to remove Web Companion for Windows. It was created for Windows by Lavasoft. Additional info about Lavasoft can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Web Companion on Lavasoft's page. Web Companion is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application\WebCompanionInstaller.exe --uninstall is the full command line if you want to remove Web Companion. The application's main executable file has a size of 1.31 MB (1378576 bytes) on disk and is called WebCompanion.exe.

Web Companion is composed of the following executables which occupy 9.97 MB (10457192 bytes) on disk:

  • Ad-Aware Web Companion.exe (620.27 KB)
  • Installer.exe (7.42 MB)
  • Lavasoft.SearchProtect.WinService.exe (13.00 KB)
  • WebCompanion.exe (1.31 MB)
  • WebCompanionInstaller.exe (266.27 KB)
  • WebCompanionWebUI.exe (363.50 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 2.0.1014.2089 of Web Companion. For other Web Companion versions please click below:

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A way to delete Web Companion with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Web Companion is a program offered by the software company Lavasoft. Some people try to erase this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK solution to erase Web Companion 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Web Companion or simply click the Search field and type in "Web Companion". If it is installed on your PC the Web Companion app will be found very quickly. After you select Web Companion in the list of applications, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Web Companion, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Web Companion:

  • The publisher is: http://www.lavasoft.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application\WebCompanionInstaller.exe --uninstall
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Web Companion.
Uninstall Web Companion

8. After uninstalling Web Companion, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Web Companion that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Web Companion with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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



This page is not a recommendation to remove Web Companion by Lavasoft from your PC, we are not saying that Web Companion by Lavasoft is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Web Companion supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-11-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-11-09 18:42:43.570