Sometimes you would need to uninstall Avira AntiVir Premium 2012 from your computer. You are not the only user who want to remove Avira AntiVir Premium 2012.You must heard that the Avira AntiVir Premium 2012 was quite hard to be uninstalled. In fact, it is not hard to remove it but just a little complicate. Because you have to clean up all of the leftovers of the program. It means that you should delete the associated files, folders, invalid registry entries, invalid shortcuts. If you use the Windows Add/Remove Programs to uninstall Avira AntiVir Premium 2012, you will that the uninstall utilities can not help you remove the program completely. What it can remove is just the main excutable file but not the whole application. It is very bad to your computer system if you uninstall programs frequently. Too many Windows registry rubbishes and corrupted keys on your computer would assolutely slow down the computer system and bring you more and more PC problems. Sometimes, you even will encounter many PC errors such as blue screen of death, error code 10 and otherthings like that.
If you want to completely uninstall it, please remove the items as below:
Avira, a file folder, left in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data, 76.6 KB (78,440 bytes), contains 1 Files (firstlsp.reg, DAT File, Unknown application)
AVIRA_ANTIVIRUS_PREMIUM_EN.EX-12A8413C.pf, PF File, C:\WINDOWS\Prefetch, 63.4 KB (64,972 bytes)
avconfig.cpl – C:\PROGRA~1\Avira\ANTIVI~1\avconfig.cpl, located in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\MMCPL
000 – Avira, located in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Search Assistant\ACMru\5603
Avira (a sub-brand, file folder type) and Order – 41 00 76 00 69 00 72 00 A.v.i.r.and more, located in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MenuOrder\Start Menu\Programs\Avira
These components may left on your computer if you use the Windows Add/Remove Programs or its build-in uninstaller. Check them out and delete them one by one.
Of course, you can use some third party uninstall software to help remove the programs. There are too many uninstall tools available on the Internet market. Choose one of them and then install it on your computer. Just follow the guides on the software you will find that it is very simple to uninstall Avira AntiVir Premium 2012 and other Windows programs like ask toolbar and Eset Nod32. Moreover, the uninstall tool will remove everything of the program. You have no need to worry about the leftovers any more.