How Do I Correctly Remove VIPRE Internet Security in Windows?
On this page you can find correct solutions to completely remove VIPRE Internet Security from your computer.
VIPRE Internet Security is advertised as an award-winning Internet security software that combines powerful antivirus and anti-spyware technologies with other advanced security features, to keep the user protected fully against viruses and other possible online threats without slowing down the computer. To participate in their beta program, you can visit here.
Generally the security products are almost the same – they all provide protection against online danger. However, two of them can cause conflicts that make everything slow in the system. So do not install another before you fully get rid of the one you’re using. Now let’s see how to remove VIPRE Internet Security in Windows.
How You Can Remove VIPRE Internet Security on Your Own
There could be kinds of reasons that you failed to remove VIPRE Internet Security or some other programs in Windows, but I’m not wasting you time on reading the technical failures instead of solutions.
If the problem comes from VIPRE Internet Security itself, try to reinstall the program first, so that the missing-file issue would be solved, and the corrupted/damaged pieces would be replaced. Then let’s move on to the specific uninstall tutorials:
1. Close the program.
You can do this via the System Tray in the bottom-right corner of your screen.
2. Quit the process.
Right-click on the taskbar, select Task Manager, select the VipreEdigeProtection process, and click End Task.
3. Open the Control Panel.
Click the Start button, and enter “Control Panel” in the search box (Or right-click the Start button, and select Control Panel).
4. Open the list of currently installed programs.
Click the Uninstall a program link under Programs.
5. Remove VIPRE Internet Security by activating its built-in uninstaller.
In the list you will the VIPRE Internet Security item. Just double-click it to start the removal, after which go back here and perform the same steps to remove the rest of them.
6. Proceed with the removal and provide the confirmation.
If you don’t need to reinstall the program later, select “Yes, remove all items.” and click Next. Otherwise select “No, do not remove data files.”
7. Open the Registry Editor.
Press and hold the Windows key + C on your keyboard, and you will see the Charms pop up from the right side of your screen. Select Search, and enter “regedit” in the box.
8. Find and delete the registry entries (leftovers) of VIPRE Internet Security.
You can choose to back up the registry first in case of any mistaken deletion: On the navigator click File > Export…, type a name and save the copy to a location.
To find and delete the leftovers: on the navigator click Edit > Find…, enter “VIPRE” to search for the remaining files or directly navigate to the following folder. Delete it to completely remove VIPRE Internet Security.
9. Reboot your computer to take effect.
Then you can go to the System Tray, Start menu, Control Panel, etc. to check whether the program has been completely uninstalled.
Remove VIPRE Internet Security with Max Uninstaller
If you don’t feel like taking all the steps I listed above, give Max Uninstaller a shot. With the tool, you only need to go through three steps to fulfill the task. And then feel free to try it on any other program you want to uninstall, see if you’re going to like the great convenience it provides.
1. After successful installation of Max Uninstaller > run it.
2. Find VIPRE Internet Security in the list of Step 1 > Select it and press Run Analysis on the left > Select all the shown items and press Complete Uninstall.
3. Wait until this part finishes and the below green Scan Leftovers button shows up > Click on it to proceed with the removal > The registry keys will be presented > Select all of them and hit Delete Leftovers to completely remove VIPRE Internet Security.
Video Demonstration – How to Remove VIPRE Internet Security:
Relatively uninstall problems are not a big deal, but taking care of them will definitely improve the experience of using your machine in many ways.
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