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A guide to uninstall avast! Internet Security from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall avast! Internet Security for Windows. It is written by Avast Software. You can read more on Avast Software or check for application updates here. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for avast! Internet Security is C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Setup\Instup.exe /control_panel /instop:uninstall. AvastUI.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 3.59 MB (3764024 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of avast! Internet Security. They take an average of 31.51 MB (33041568 bytes) on disk.



  • afwServ.exe (111.04 KB)
  • ashCmd.exe (70.30 KB)
  • ashQuick.exe (101.97 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (157.30 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (26.45 KB)
  • aswAraSr.exe (70.30 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (79.85 KB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (118.56 KB)
  • AvastBCL-Sfx.exe (1.88 MB)
  • AvastEmUpdate.exe (1.24 MB)
  • AvastSvc.exe (49.16 KB)
  • AvastUI.exe (3.59 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (1.04 MB)
  • RegSvr32.exe (494.74 KB)
  • RegSvr64.exe (530.45 KB)
  • sched.exe (88.38 KB)
  • SetupInf64.exe (323.80 KB)
  • VisthAux.exe (225.17 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (607.50 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (86.73 KB)
  • aswShMin.exe (74.80 KB)
  • AvastPE2.exe (439.94 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.07 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (2.19 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (556.23 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (633.84 KB)
  • instup.exe (777.49 KB)
  • aswBoot.exe (326.30 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.07 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (2.24 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (577.52 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (708.95 KB)
  • instup.exe (841.31 KB)
  • chrome_frame_helper.exe (85.85 KB)
  • chrome_launcher.exe (198.55 KB)
  • SafeZoneBrowser.exe (780.93 KB)
  • wow_helper.exe (75.33 KB)
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The current web page applies to avast! Internet Security version 9.0.2011 only. For other avast! Internet Security versions please click below:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall avast! Internet Security:
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall avast! Internet Security:
  • 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\afwCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwCoreClient.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwCoreServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwGeoIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwRpc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwServ.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResSPM.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AhResWS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashBase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\ashCmd.exe
  • 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\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\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\aswJSScan.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\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\aswSidebar.gadget
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSpam.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\aswstreamfilter.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\AvastBCL-Sfx.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastGUIProxy.dll
  • 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\avBC152.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvDC164.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvSSHook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\Certificates\avast.der
  • 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\13121700\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswRep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\aswScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\certs.map
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\db_as.dat
  • C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\defs\13121700\db_bank.dat

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Avast

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\avast! Antivirus\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\avast! Firewall\ImagePath




A way to uninstall avast! Internet Security from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

avast! Internet Security is an application marketed by the software company Avast Software. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall it. This can be troublesome because removing this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY approach to uninstall avast! Internet Security 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your computer.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
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4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
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5. All the applications existing on your PC will appear

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 program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select avast! Internet Security in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding avast! Internet Security, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall avast! Internet Security.
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8. After uninstalling avast! Internet Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform 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 can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

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

The text above is not a recommendation to remove avast! Internet Security by Avast Software from your computer, we are not saying that avast! Internet Security by Avast Software is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove avast! Internet Security in case 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' computers.

2016-06-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 08:45:42.670