Avast uninstall utility is a tool provided by Avast to do a complete uninstall of Avast software. It will work for all Avast products like Free Antivirus, Internet Security, Premier or Business security, etc. This tool will work for all avast versions and is fully compatible with Windows 10 / 8 / 7 for both 32 bit and 64 bit.
Download Avast Removal Tool
As you will download and run this it asks to restart the system in safe mode to run it. Or you can click on No to run in Normal Windows mode. But it is not recommended.
How to Uninstall / Remove Avast Antivirus?
For a normal uninstall Windows add / remove feature can be used. But if there are some issues with installation, activation or uninstallation then you should try to use the Avast Uninstall Utility officially provided by the Avast to remove their products.
- Download the Avast Utility.
- Restart Windows in Safe Mode. If you will try to run it in Normal Windows then it will ask you to restart in safe mode.
- Run the downloaded utility. It will ask for the installation path of product and Select the right product from the drop down which you want to remove. By default you do not have to change the path, just select the product and click on Uninstall button.
Q: Why to use avast removal tool instead of normal uninstall.
A: You can do normal uninstall from windows, but this may leave some registry entries, folders, etc., So for a complete uninstall you need to run this utility. It fixes many issues related to re-installation and license activation.