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How to uninstall avast! Free Antivirus from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to remove avast! Free Antivirus for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Avast Software. Further information on Avast Software can be found here. The application is usually placed in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast directory. Take into account that this location can differ depending on the user's preference. C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel is the full command line if you want to remove avast! Free Antivirus. The program's main executable file has a size of 3.40 MB (3568312 bytes) on disk and is labeled AvastUI.exe.

The following executables are installed along with avast! Free Antivirus. They take about 14.85 MB (15567632 bytes) on disk.

  • ashQuick.exe (101.97 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (173.37 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (26.45 KB)
  • aswAraSr.exe (70.30 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (79.85 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (119.56 KB)
  • AvastBCL-Sfx.exe (1.84 MB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (1.24 MB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (49.16 KB)
  • AvastUI.exe (3.40 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.18 MB)
  • RegSvr32.exe (498.29 KB)
  • sched.exe (88.38 KB)
  • SetupInf32.exe (142.73 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (241.29 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (607.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.50 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (74.80 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (427.37 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.83 MB)
  • instup.exe (204.63 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (262.91 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 9.0.2007 of avast! Free Antivirus. Click on the links below for other avast! Free Antivirus versions:

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Many files, folders and registry data will not be removed when you are trying to remove avast! Free Antivirus from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall avast! Free Antivirus:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

The files below remain on your disk by avast! Free Antivirus when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\00c03273-c0bc-4bf0-90e3-ab25e034997e\c3410269-b35a-4377-972a-d2e89b846d39.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Avast5_1033.chm
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\1033\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AavmRpch64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashBase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashMaiSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashQuick.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashShA64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashShell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTask.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashTaskEx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashUpd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashWebSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashWsFtr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asOutExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asOutExt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\asulaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAra.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAraSr.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswAux.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswChLic.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswCommChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswData.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswDld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswEngLdr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswIdle.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJsFlt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswJsFlt64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswLSRun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswPatchMgt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswProperty.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswProperty64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRemoteCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswResourceLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRunDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswRvrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswStrm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswUtil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswVmm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswW8ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWebRepIE.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswWebRepIE64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avast.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastBCL-Sfx.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastSS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBAF23.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvDAF25.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvSSHook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\digicert_ca_39.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\digicert_ca_3b.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CommonRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\CrtCheck32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\algo64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswBoot64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswCmnIS64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswHds.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswHdsKe.sys
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswHdsKe64.sys
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswRawFS64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswRep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\aswScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\BCUEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\certs.map
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\db_agdx.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\17032300\db_as.dat

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avast

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\setup\instup.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\setup\instup.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\avast! Antivirus\ImagePath


A way to remove avast! Free Antivirus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

avast! Free Antivirus is an application by Avast Software. Frequently, people try to uninstall this program. This is efortful because doing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall avast! Free Antivirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:





1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your PC.

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  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools button
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4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find avast! Free Antivirus or simply click the Search feature and type in "avast! Free Antivirus". If it exists on your system the avast! Free Antivirus application will be found very quickly. When you click avast! Free Antivirus in the list of applications, the following data about the application is shown to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about avast! Free Antivirus, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove avast! Free Antivirus.
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8. After uninstalling avast! Free Antivirus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong avast! Free Antivirus which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling avast! Free Antivirus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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



Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to remove avast! Free Antivirus by Avast Software from your computer, nor are we saying that avast! Free Antivirus by Avast Software is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove avast! Free Antivirus supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-03 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-03 04:29:03.903