Web Companion Web Companion

A way to uninstall Web Companion from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to remove Web Companion for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Lavasoft. Take a look here for more information on Lavasoft. Please follow if you want to read more on Web Companion on Lavasoft's web page. Web Companion is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. The complete uninstall command line for Web Companion is C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application\WebCompanionInstaller.exe --uninstall. The application's main executable file is labeled WebCompanion.exe and its approximative size is 1.39 MB (1458448 bytes).

The following executables are installed together with Web Companion. They take about 2.54 MB (2662768 bytes) on disk.

  • AASearchCompanion.exe (651.77 KB)
  • Ad-Aware Web Companion.exe (118.27 KB)
  • Lavasoft.ArrowHelper.UI.exe (74.27 KB)
  • Lavasoft.Uninstall.exe (26.77 KB)
  • Lavasoft.WCAssistant.WinService.exe (16.77 KB)
  • WebCompanion.exe (1.39 MB)
  • WebCompanionInstaller.exe (288.27 KB)
...click to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 2.3.1352.2630 of Web Companion. For more Web Companion versions please click below:

...click to view all...

A way to erase Web Companion from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Web Companion is an application offered by the software company Lavasoft. Sometimes, users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some know-how regarding PCs. The best SIMPLE way to erase Web Companion 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Web Companion or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Web Companion". If it is installed on your PC the Web Companion program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Web Companion in the list of applications, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Web Companion, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Web Companion:

  • The software company 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 window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Web Companion.
Uninstall Web Companion

8. After removing Web Companion, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Web Companion which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Web Companion using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Web Companion by Lavasoft from your computer, we are not saying that Web Companion by Lavasoft is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Web Companion supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-02-13 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @DeeaKartman
Last update on: 2016-02-13 02:25:30.290