The AVG secure browser comes along with the AVG antivirus. The AVG secure browser comes with built-in security and privacy features. If you do not want the AVG secure browser on your computer/device, you might try to uninstall it from your device. But sometimes, the uninstallation process might fail. In many cases, you won’t be able to uninstall the AVG secure browser due to some technical problem on your computer.
Here, in this article, you’ll learn how to resolve the problem during the uninstallation process.
At first, try uninstalling any leftover files that remain after uninstalling the AVG secure browser from your Windows computer. It fixes the problem.
Let us first uninstall the AVG secure browser from your Windows 10 computer via the Settings app.
Open the Settings app on your Windows computer and then navigate to Apps.
Click on the Apps option for uninstalling the AVG secure browser completely from your computer.
From the Apps section, locate and click on the AVG secure browser.
Now, select Uninstall. The uninstallation process takes place.
Later, you need to remove all the leftover files of your AVG secure browser to uninstall it completely.
Using the command line, you can remove the AVG secure browser’s leftover files manually.
Press the Windows key + X key simultaneously.
From the list, select Power Shell.
Now, you can run the required command on the Power Shell menu.
Continue with the on-screen instructions until the AVG secure browser is entirely removed.
Though the AVG secure browser comes with many tools and features, such as password manager, privacy cleaner, and video downloader, you might wish to uninstall it completely. But, during the process, your Windows computer might become slow, or it takes too much storage. When you try to delete it, you cannot complete the action. Here, in this section, you’ll learn how to uninstall the AVG secure browser completely with the Remover tool. You can try removing the AVG secure browser using the Remover tool. Here’s how to do it.
Uninstalling through the Remover tool:
If the AVG secure browser is not uninstalling completely or encounters a problem while uninstalling, you can remove it using the remover tool.
Ensure that you’ve installed the Remover tool on your Windows computer. If not, install it from the official AVG website.
Browse the downloaded file. You’ll find it in the Downloads folder.
Locate and double-click the downloaded file.
Select Run as administrator.
If the User Account Control dialog screen appears, you can click Yes.
Check whether the Also delete your browsing data checkbox is enabled. If not, enable it.
Now, click the Uninstall button.
The Remover tool starts uninstalling the AVG secure browser.
You’ll see the progress bar appearing on the screen. You can wait until the progress bar reaches 100 percent.
After the completion of the uninstallation process, you’ll be asked for a reason why you are uninstalling the AVG secure browser.
Click OK, Sure to start answering the survey questions.
Now, the AVG secure browser will be uninstalled completely without any interruptions.
If you still can’t uninstall the AVG secure browser, follow the steps given below. Using the Start menu, you can try removing the AVG secure browser from your Windows computer completely. Here’s how to do it.
Uninstalling the AVG secure browser from the Start menu:
On your Windows computer, click the Start button at the bottom-left corner.
Type “AVG secure browser” in the search field.
Now, right-click the AVG secure browser and then select Uninstall.
Now, you’ve seen how to fix the AVG secure browser uninstallation issue.