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A way to uninstall avast! Internet Security from your computer

This page contains thorough information on how to remove avast! Internet Security for Windows. The Windows version was developed by AVAST Software. Take a look here where you can find out more on AVAST Software. avast! Internet Security is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast folder, depending on the user's choice. You can uninstall avast! Internet Security by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is titled aswBoot.exe and it has a size of 223.24 KB (228600 bytes).

avast! Internet Security installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 223.24 KB (228600 bytes) on disk.

  • aswBoot.exe (223.24 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 8.0.1481.0 of avast! Internet Security. For more avast! Internet Security versions please click below: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry data will not be removed when you want to remove avast! Internet Security from your computer.

Folders left behind when you uninstall avast! Internet Security:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\avast! Internet Security

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove avast! Internet Security:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastUI.exe
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\avast! Internet Security\avast! Internet Security.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Avast\avast! Internet Security.lnk
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Avast\avast! SafeZone.lnk

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avastconfig
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avastlic
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avastsounds
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.avasttheme

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\avastconfigfile\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\avastlicfile\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\avastsoundsfile\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\avastthemefile\shell\open\command\

How to uninstall avast! Internet Security with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

avast! Internet Security is a program marketed by AVAST Software. Sometimes, people decide to uninstall this application. This can be hard because doing this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall avast! Internet Security 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 PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find avast! Internet Security or simply activate the Search field and type in "avast! Internet Security". The avast! Internet Security application will be found very quickly. When you select avast! Internet Security in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding avast! Internet Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove avast! Internet Security.
Uninstall avast! Internet Security

8. After uninstalling avast! Internet Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong avast! Internet Security which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing avast! Internet Security using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall avast! Internet Security by AVAST Software from your computer, nor are we saying that avast! Internet Security by AVAST Software is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall avast! Internet Security supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-26 04:30:47.940