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Uninstalling AVG Internet Security

Refer to the relevant section below according to your device:

Windows PC

To uninstall AVG Internet Security from Windows, follow the steps below according to your preferred method:

Uninstall via Windows Start menu

  1. Right-click the Windows Start button and select Apps and Features from the menu that appears.
  2. Ensure that Apps & features is selected in the left panel, then click AVG Internet Security, and select Uninstall.
  3. On your keyboard, press the Win key and X key simultaneously, then select Programs and Features from the menu that appears.
  4. Click the Windows Start button and select Control Panel.
  5. Under Programs, click Uninstall a program if you are using the default category view, ...or click Programs and Features if you are using the large/small icons view.
  6. Right-click AVG Internet Security, then select Uninstall from the drop-down menu.
  7. If prompted for permission by the User Account Control dialog, click Yes.
  8. Click Uninstall in the AVG Setup wizard.
  9. Click Yes to confirm uninstallation.
  10. Wait while the Setup wizard removes AVG Internet Security from your PC.
  11. Click Restart computer.

AVG Internet Security is now uninstalled from your PC.

If you need to reinstall AVG Internet Security, refer to the following article for instructions:

Removing AVG Internet Security from your PC does not automatically cancel your subscription. For information about canceling your AVG subscription, refer to the following article:

Uninstall via removal tool

  1. Click the button below to download the AVG Clear setup file, and save it to a familiar location on your PC (by default, all downloaded files are saved to your Downloads folder). Download AVG Clear
  2. Right-click the downloaded avgclear.exe setup file, and select Run as administrator from the context menu.
If you are unable to authorize installation of AVG Clear, refer to the following article for advice:
  1. If prompted for permission by the User Account Control dialog, click Yes.
  2. Click No when AVG Clear prompts you to restart Windows in Safe Mode.
  3. Select AVG Internet Security in the drop-down menu. Leave the installation program directory and installation data directory unchanged, unless you changed the location where your AVG application files are saved. Then, click Uninstall.
  4. Click Restart computer to complete uninstallation.

AVG Internet Security is now uninstalled from your PC.

If you need to reinstall AVG Internet Security, refer to the following article for instructions:

Removing AVG Internet Security from your PC does not automatically cancel your subscription. For information about canceling your AVG subscription, refer to the following article:

Mac

Moving AVG Internet Security to the Trash does not uninstall the application.

To uninstall AVG Internet Security from your Mac:

  1. Click GoApplications in the menu bar, then double-click the AVG Internet Security icon to open the application.
  2. Ensure the AVG Internet Security window is active, then click AVG Internet SecurityUninstall AVG Internet Security on the left side of the menu bar.
  3. Click Uninstall.
  4. If prompted, use your Touch ID or enter your administrator User Name and Password, then click OK.
  5. Click Quit.

AVG Internet Security is now uninstalled from your Mac.

If you need to reinstall AVG Internet Security, refer to the following article for instructions:

Removing AVG Internet Security from your Mac does not automatically cancel your subscription. For information about canceling your AVG subscription, refer to the following article:
  • AVG Internet Security 20.x for Windows
  • AVG Internet Security 19.x for Mac
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 2, 32 / 64-bit
     
  • Apple macOS 11.x (Big Sur)
  • Apple macOS 10.15.x (Catalina)
  • Apple macOS 10.14.x (Mojave)
  • Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra)
  • Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite)

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