How to Properly Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012
Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 provides cloud-based approach security protection against online threats, but some users complains that they can’t remove Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 completely off their computer. If it is not the right antivirus program you want, the below tutorial will teach you how to uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 properly and easily.
Before the uninstall,do remember to shut down the program first, you may right click on the program icon in the system tray and select “Shut down Webroot protection”
Then you will receive the below prompt, click YES to confirm.
Again, the program will ask for a validity confirmation, type the letters showed in the image in the blank and click Enter.
Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 using program uninstall option
Basically every program you installed in the computer is listed in the Add/Remove program, you can access to the uninstall option of Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 there.
- Go to Start – Control Panel – Add/Remove program
- Select Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 in the list.
- Click Remove button.
- Click Yes to continue.
- Type in the letters showed in the image and click Enter.
- Restart your computer
Or you can go to Start > All Program > Webroot SecureAnywher > Tools > Uninstall Webroot, then repeat the above steps to remove SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012
Remove Registry leftovers
- Click Windows Start menu
- Click Run option
- In the run commend window, type in regedit, and click OK
- Navigate the registry branch tree to the folder of
- Right click on the folder named “WRData” and click delete
- Reboot your computer to allow the changes in the registry take effect.
Note: Registry editing is dangerous involved, the registry key/entries you deleted will not show up in Windows Recycle Bin, which means it is a reversible action. Do remember to go to File menu > Export option to create a registry backup, if you accidentally delete a wrong key, use the File > Import option to restore it to previous status.
Automatic solution – Remove Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 with Max Uninstaller
With Max Uninstaller, Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 removal will be easy as 123, Max Uninstaller is a professional software uninstaller that offers effective solution for any uninstall troubles. Simply follow the below video demonstration and instruction to uninstall it completely with ease.
Video demonstration – How to uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 with Max Uninstaller
Step 1: Download Max Uninstaller here, install it in your computer.
Step 2:Open Max Uninstaller, select Webroot SecureAnywhere in the right hand list, then click “Run Analysis”
Step 3: After all program files/folders and associated registry entries are scanned out. Click “Complete Uninstall” to start the Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus 2012 removal. Click “Yes” to confirm the action.
Step 4: Wait for the standard uninstall completed. Click “Scan Leftovers”, and Max Uninstaller will conduct a full scan on your computer for program leftover.
Step 5: After the scan finish, click “Delete Leftovers” and “Yes” button to thoroughly remove all the leftovers.
Step 6: Max Uninstaller has now fully uninstalled Webroot SecureAnywhere related files and extensions. Click “OK” to finish, then reboot your system.
Note! Manually fix is very dangerous for many general computer users
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Windows registry is a central database of the computer system, hierarchical database stores a large number of configuration settings and advanced options of installed programs and Microsoft Windows operating systems. Everytime the program or computer system operate, there will be many related registry files and options should be find and used to support the smooth and effective performance, this is why it is so important to protect registry from damage and corruption. Therefore, it is absolutely needed to equip the computer with a good registry fix tool, which can help users to instantly fix registry errors, cleaning system junk files and protect the personal information, which will significantly enhance the w hole computer system performance.