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Many Windows 10 users use the free antivirus program Avast Free Antivirus to protect themselves against viruses, worms and Trojans. Even though this software scores well in many tests, users are often bothered by the program's pop-up messages and advertisements. However, removing an antivirus program from a computer can be problematic because it is very difficult to delete or overwrite these programs. Therefore, in our article, we will show you two ways of completely uninstalling Avas Free Antivirus from your Windows computer.

Uninstall Avast Free Antivirus from the Windows Control Panel

First, you should try removing Avast using Windows Control Panel. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

Manually uninstall Avast Free Antivirus using Avastclear

If you were unable to completely remove Avast using the Windows Control Panel, you can use the Avastclear tool. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

Quick guide to uninstall Avast using the Windows Control Panel

  1. Click on "begin"(Windows icon)>"Settings" > "Apps" > "Apps & features".
  2. In the right column select "Avast Free Antivirus" out.
  3. Avast will open automatically. Then click on "Uninstall".
  4. To complete the uninstallation, click "Restart".

Quick Start Guide Uninstall Avast manually using Avastclear

  1. Download the Avastclear program from the Avast home page.
  2. Click on "begin"(Windows icon)>"Settings". Use the search bar to search for"Change options for advanced startup".
  3. Confirm with "Restart now".
  4. After the restart, a menu will appear on the screen. Click here on "Troubleshooting" > "Expanded options" > "Startup settings" > "Start anew". Your PC will now start in Safe Mode.
  5. Open Avastclear. Now click on "Uninstall"and finally on"Restart".