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i can't uninstall my anitivirus

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    windows 8

    i can't uninstall my anitivirus


    I'm having problems connecting to the internet. I asked a lot of people and they suggested that i should remove my antivirus(bitdefender) but the problem is... i can't uninstall it. No matter how many times i've tried but it's still there... it really annoys the hell out of me...
    I just wanted to stick to windows defender
    Pls help meee

    Ps: i'm using windows 8

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  2. #2


    Posts : 467
    Windows 8 Pro


    What errors if any do you see if any..


    There is a link to an Bitdefender uninstall tool here... Support
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  3. #3


    Kill it's service first ?
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  4. #4


    Posts : 3
    windows 8


    Yes but i'm using the free edition..and it has different instructions from total security 2013

    It always says uninstall has failed. And it will require to restart in order to remove it completelybut after itrestarts, it's still there
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  5. #5


    Are you booting into safe mode when trying to uninstall the application?
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  6. #6


    Posts : 17
    windows 10Pro x64


    Use this software to disable all components of your antivirus :Autoruns.zip
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  7. #7


    Reboot in safe mode and use CCleaner to uninstall, then use CCleaner to clean all traces of the old AV in the registry. Any software that won't let me uninstall it is then labeled as "malware" by me...
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i can't uninstall my anitivirus
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