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Offline anamta

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how to uninstall avast?
« on: November 29, 2011, 04:18:06 PM »
heyy everyone...i need to uninstall avast from my windows vista system,,since it doesnt seem to be working well and ive installed norton security i guess two antivirus softwares do not work well at the same time.i need to uninstall avast,,but it doesnt appear in the control panel list of add/delete programs :S....ive tried many times but it doesnt appear there..i have checked its root folder but there is no option in the root folder to uninstall the software cmpletely....please help me out!

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Re: how to uninstall avast?
« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2011, 05:03:28 PM »
You should NEVER install/use two AV's at the sama time. But why do you want to keep Norton, and not Avast ???

Anyway, to uninstall Avast you can use the Uninstall Utility :

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