How to Uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus – Download Avast! Free Antivirus Removal Tool
Avast! Free Antivirus is one of the security products that developed by AVAST Software a.s. Avast! Free Antivirus claims to be free, but actually this free copy you installed will get expired in 30 days, you have to register to keep it running. If you decide not to use it, you may need to uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus first before installing other security product. If you don’t know where to start, or encounter error when you try to uninstall this program, you can refer to the below instruction to help you remove Avast! Free Antivirus completely from your computer.
Avast! Free Antivirus in all program menu.
As you can see, there is only one option listed in the Avast! Free Antivirus program menu. You are unable to access to the build in uninstaller of Avast! Free Antivirus from here like other programs. You need to first uninstall it from control panel.
Uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus via Control Panel
- Press Alt + Ctrl + Del to open task manager, close Avast! Free Antivirus and all related process.
- Click Start menu – Control Panel.
- Click on Add/Remove.
- Locate and select Avast! Free Antivirus in the Add/Remove Program list and click Remove button.
- Follow the instruction to finish the Avast! Free Antivirus uninstall process.
- Restart computer after the removal.
Removal Avast! Free Antivirus registry leftovers.
To completely remove Avast! Free Antivirus, you need to take care of the registry leftovers as well, leaving these registry entries behind could someday mass up Windows registry and bring you unexpected problems.
- Go to Start – Run, type regedit in the box and hit OK
- Expend the registry tree on the left side of the registry editor.
- Locate and delete the below registry keys(if found)
Uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus automatically with Max Uninstaller
For a better and easier way to uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus, we recommend you to use Max Uninstaller, in a few clicks you’ll be able to remove Avast! Free Antivirus and all of the leftover completely without taking the risks to delete the registry leftover keys, see the detailed steps below:
Step1: Click here to free download Max Uninstaller, and then install it in your computer.
Step2: Launch Max Uninstaller, select Avast! Free Antivirus the right hand list. Press “Run Analysis”
Step3: Max Uninstaller will review uninstall program files and associated registry entries. Click Complete Uninstall to start the program uninstall process. Click Yes to start uninstalling Avast! Free Antivirus uninstall.
Step4: Wait for the standard Avast! Free Antivirus uninstall completed. Click “Scan Leftovers”, and Max Uninstaller will conduct a full scan on your computer for a while.
Step5: When it finish scanning, click “Delete Leftovers” and “Yes” button to thoroughly remove Avast! Free Antivirus and its leftovers.
Step6: Max Uninstaller has now fully uninstalled Avast! Free Antivirus and related files & extensions. Click OK to finish.
Uninstall Avast! Free Antivirus with Max Uninstaller Video demonstration
Import tips for the registry modification
As registry is a special and essential part on the computer system, changing and removing any one file in this place should be very careful and cannot make some removing errors, once you remove or modify an important system registry entry by mistakes, you will probably encounter a couple of serious problems on your computer, such as system crash, Blue Screen of Death errors and computer freeze problems. Therefore, if you are not clear about the computer system and has no a rich computer experience, using a registry fix tool to take all responsibility for the registry errors fix will be the best and safest choice for you, which will not only to help you fix those associated registry errors, but also delete those useless entries and save the system space.
Likewise, the manual removal of its remnant files also should be pay attention, because sometimes there are some files has the similar name and installed in the same place, if you don’t make clear about them and remove them all from the computer, you will easily result in other serious troubles like other applications cannot be used and some files cannot be opened on the computer.