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Uninstall Kaspersky

Kaspersky Lab is a cyber-security provider that supplies antivirus software to fight against viruses, threats, malware, spyware, and ransomware. If you wish to uninstall Kaspersky products quickly, you can use the kavremover tool or other third-party software. Else, try the usual way for uninstalling the product.

Uninstall Kaspersky on mac

Uninstall Kaspersky Mac

The Kaspersky antivirus on Mac can be removed using the application menu or through the uninstallation wizard.

Follow these steps to uninstall the Kaspersky antivirus through the application menu:

  • Open the Kaspersky software on your Mac and click on the  Help tab from the toolbar.
  • Select the  Kaspersky Internet Security Support option and click on the Uninstall button.
  • In the confirmation window, select the Uninstall button again.
  • Enter the administrator username and login password to confirm your action.
  • If the Kaspersky window displays "Uninstall has completed successfully" on the screen, click on the Quit button to remove the Kaspersky product.

Follow these steps to uninstall the Kaspersky software using the uninstallation wizard:

  • Download the  kismac19.0.0.294uninstaller.zip archive or  Kaspersky Internet Security installation file from the manufacturer's site.
  • Extract and run the archived file on your Mac.
  • Move the cursor on the  Uninstall icon( similar to the trash bin) and give a double-click on it.
  • Click on the Uninstall Kaspersky button and type the administrator account credentials to confirm your action.
  • After the screen displays the uninstall completion message, click on the  Quit button, and restart your Mac.

How to Uninstall Kaspersky Android?

Carry out these steps to uninstall the Kaspersky antivirus from your Android mobile

  • Open the Kaspersky app on your Android mobile and select the  Menu or Hamburger icon that is available on the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Tap the  Settings tab and select the Uninstall the app option.
  • Click on the  Next button in the  Kaspersky Internet Security window.
  • If the app prompts, enter the code or any other identification option, unlock the access, and tap OK.
  • This step becomes possible only if the  Uninstallation Protection checkbox is selected on the Anti-theft settings.
  • If the  Anti-theft setting is enabled, Kaspersky would have activated it as a device administrator.
  • Disable or deactivate the app privileges before uninstalling the Kaspersky app.
  • Navigate to Settings and tap the Security tab.
  • Select the  Device administrators tab and deselect the  Kaspersky Internet Security checkbox.
  • Now, carry out the same steps as above to remove the Kaspersky app from your Android mobile.
  • If you have difficulties in uninstalling the Kaspersky app from your Android mobile, contact our technical support team.

How to Uninstall Kaspersky Endpoint Security?

  • You can uninstall Endpoint Security using the uninstallation wizard.
  • To uninstall it locallyfrom your Mac, run the dmg file from your local device and click on the Uninstall Kaspersky Endpoint Security icon.
  • Click Uninstall again and enter the administrator login credentials.
  • After uninstalling Kaspersky Endpoint Security, click on the Quit
  • Alternatively, you can uninstall through Kaspersky Security Center 10 remotely using the below-mentioned steps.
  • You need to open Kaspersky Security Center 10
  • Navigate to Tasks and select Create a task from the Tasks
  • Select the Kaspersky Security Center 10 Administration Server tab, followed by the Advanced
  • Click on the Uninstall application remotely option and select the Uninstall application supported by Kaspersky Security Center 10 option.
  • Select the correct Kaspersky Endpoint Security 10 versionfrom the drop-down menu.
  • Choose the OS restart option and configure the settings.
  • Select the Task assignment mode and specify the devices to which you wish to assign the task.
  • Click the Account required(for installation without Network Agent) checkbox and select an account for running the task.
  • Configure the task scheduling settings manually and assign a task name.
  • Before clicking the Finish button, mark the " Run task after Wizard finishes" checkbox.
  • Wait until the task gets completed and check whether the Kaspersky application is removed from your Mac.

How to Uninstall Kaspersky Total Security Windows 10?

Without using any removal tools:

  • Open the Windows desktop and navigate to Task Manager for checking the running applications of Kaspersky Internet Security.
  • If you find any running applications that are related to your Kaspersky product, give a right-click on it to selectthe Uninstall/Change
  • Once again, locate the Kaspersky icon on the Windows taskbar and right-click on it to select Exit.
  • Now, press the Windows + I shortcut keys simultaneously to open the Apps
  • Search and locate the entries of Kaspersky Internet Security.
  • Click on the files andselect Uninstall.
  • Alternatively, access the Control Panel and select the Programs Features tab to uninstall Kaspersky software.
  • Also, remove the files that are accumulated in the Registry.
  • Press Windows + R to open the Run panel and type "Regedit" in the text box.
  • Click on the Edit tab that is available on the top of the window.
  • Select Find and enter Kaspersky in the search box.
  • Click on the Find Next button to locate the Kaspersky files.
  • Clear all the Kaspersky files in the Registry Entry and reboot Windows. 

Using kavremover tool:

  • Download the kavremover tool from the Kaspersky official site.
  • The extension file to be downloaded will be  kavremvr.exe 
  • After downloading the kavremover tool, run the setup.
  • Read Kaspersky's End User License Agreement thoroughly and click on the Accept button.
  • Type the security code displayed on the image above the text box. 
  • Click on the Remove button and click OK to confirm your action.
  • After removing the Kaspersky software, restart your Windows computer.
  • When the users find its difficult to uninstall kaspersky using standard Windows tools, kavremover   tool is used to remove the application.