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A guide to uninstall adaware antivirus from your computer

adaware antivirus is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. It was created for Windows by adaware. More data about adaware can be read here. More information about the application adaware antivirus can be seen at . The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing adaware antivirus is C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareUpdater.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is labeled AdAwareUpdater.exe and occupies 8.14 MB (8535224 bytes).

The executables below are part of adaware antivirus. They occupy an average of 10.67 MB (11190888 bytes) on disk.



  • AdAwareUpdater.exe (8.14 MB)
  • AdAwareWebInstaller.exe (2.51 MB)
  • QtWebEngineProcess.exe (22.46 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 12.4.942.11595 of adaware antivirus. For other adaware antivirus versions please click below:

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Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove adaware antivirus.

Folders left behind when you uninstall adaware antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall adaware antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareCrashHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareIncompatibles.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareUpdater.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareUpdaterKernel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareWebInstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-console-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-datetime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-file-l2-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-namedpipe-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-rtlsupport-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-timezone-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-conio-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-environment-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-filesystem-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-locale-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-multibyte-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-private-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-process-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-stdio-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-time-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\api-ms-win-crt-utility-l1-1-0.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\bearer\qgenericbearer.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\bearer\qnativewifibearer.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_chrono-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_date_time-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_filesystem-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_iostreams-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_locale-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_log-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_program_options-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_regex-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_system-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_thread-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\boost_timer-vc140-mt-1_65_1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\concrt140.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\D3Dcompiler_47.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\detection.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\iconengines\qsvgicon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qgif.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qicns.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qico.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qjpeg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qsvg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qtga.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qtiff.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qwbmp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\imageformats\qwebp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\libEGL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\libGLESV2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\msvcp140.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\OEMUninstall.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\opengl32sw.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\platforms\qwindows.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\position\qtposition_geoclue.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\position\qtposition_positionpoll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\position\qtposition_serialnmea.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\position\qtposition_winrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\printsupport\windowsprintersupport.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Gui.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Network.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Positioning.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5PrintSupport.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Qml.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Quick.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5QuickWidgets.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5SerialPort.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Svg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5WebChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5WebEngineCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5WebEngineWidgets.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\Qt5Widgets.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\QtWebEngineProcess.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\RCF.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\resources\icudtl.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\resources\qtwebengine_resources.pak

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A1332DED-2E07-43C5-BB1F-C2F821A9253B}_AdAwareUpdater

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\




How to remove adaware antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

adaware antivirus is an application by the software company adaware. Frequently, users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK practice to uninstall adaware antivirus 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 Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools


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


5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find adaware antivirus or simply click the Search feature and type in "adaware antivirus". If it is installed on your PC the adaware antivirus application will be found automatically. When you click adaware antivirus in the list of applications, the following information about the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about adaware antivirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for adaware antivirus:


  • The publisher is: http://www.adaware.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Common Files\adaware\adaware antivirus\updater\12.4.942.11595\AdAwareUpdater.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove adaware antivirus.
Uninstall adaware antivirus


8. After uninstalling adaware antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of adaware antivirus which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling adaware antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall adaware antivirus by adaware from your computer, nor are we saying that adaware antivirus by adaware is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall adaware antivirus supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-08-30 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-08-30 10:23:47.970