Effectively Uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 without Troubles
If you’re struggling to uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 in Windows, reading this page may help you a lot.
These may be the reasons that users want to uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10:
- Newer program release requires reinstallation
- Corrupted installation is preventing installation or uninstallation
- Outlook errors associated with an ESET uninstallation
Method 1: Manually Uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 in Windows
Make sure you’re running the system with the administrator account. If not, please acquire the the permission password, which you’re going to need when prompted to enter one.
1. Remove the program
Right-click on the Start button, and select Programs and Features > It opens with a new window. (Or you can directly open This PC and select Control Panel > Uninstall a program.)
This part will be the same as that on Windows 7: Locate your target in the displayed list and double-click it to start the removal > prompt may show up asking whether you really want to remove the program > click on “Next/Yes” to continue, and type the characters as shown to confirm. Wait for the first step of removal to be finished.
2. Delete the folders
Right- click on the Start, and select File Explorer > Delete the following folders:
C:\Documents and Settings\All users\Application Data\ESET
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\ESET
If you’re using Windows Vista/7, delete the following folders:
Note: If you didn’t install ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 in the C: drive, locate the said files in the drive you installed it and delete them.
3. Clean out the leftovers
See there is a Search box on the Taskbar? type “regedit” in the search box and hit the “Enter” key > The Windows Registry Editor shows up in a new window.
(How to back up the Registry first: Right-click the item you want to back up > select “Export” > type a name for the copy and save it to your preferred location.)
Successively unfold “HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software”, locate the folder named “ESET NOD32 Antivirus”, right click it and choose “Delete”. And also perform the said to other folders with the same name. This is to completely uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10.
4. Restart the computer
Restart your computer to take effect and check your work.
Congratulations, mission is completed. If you don’t bother to mess with either the system or the Registry thing, let’s refer to the following content.
Method 2: Safely, Effectively Uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10
This is a small-sized professional Windows cleaning tool, using which you only need to open the program instead of accessing this and that. Steps are as follows:
1. Click on the green download button here or visit the homepage to try out Special Uninstaller.
When installing something, whatever the program is, I suggest putting on any other hard drives instead of the C drive (system drive). Then when you have to re-install the system, things you previously installed would still be there, and you only need repair their registry entries. At the meantime, C drive space can be saved for better running performance.
2. Double-click the desktop icon to open it, you will know what programs are currently installed on your PC. Find and select the ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 icon, and press Run Analysis to scan all the related files.
The tool will finish scanning the files of targeted program within a few seconds.
3. In the list presented, tick all the items displayed belonging to the toolbar, and hit the Complete Uninstall button.
Then it’s time to delete the written registry entries from your system.
4. A window will show up telling you “Please wait while it initializes the uninstall process.”, after which press Scan Leftovers > and Delete Leftovers at last to completely uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10.
At last, click “Back to Step 1” to automatically refresh the programs list, you will find the program has gone. Play the following video demonstration for a quick view of the whole process.
Example – Uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10
See how you can remove Avira Connect this way, and try it on ESET NOD 32 Antivirus 10.
Method 3: Use the ESET Uninstaller to Do the Removal
See, it’s not that difficult to uninstall ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10 this way, and that’s all for this instruction, in which if there is any part you don’t understand, please feel free to leave comments, or directly contact our tech support team. We will reach you with proper answers as soon as possible.
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