How to Uninstall AVG Software with Removal Tool

Do you want to uninstall an AVG Antivirus, Internet Security or AVG CloudCare?

The best method is to use the AVG removal tool.

Make sure to save all your work and close all open documents! Your computer will be restarted during the process.

Please follow these steps to uninstall AVG CloudCare, AVG Free, AntiVirus, Internet Security, Premium Security, Protection or Performance from your computer:

  • Download the AVG Removal Tool to your computer, normally it would save in the Downloads folder

  • Right click on the downloaded file AVG_Remover.exe  and select Run as administrator

    NOTE: If you do not run the file as administrator, it will not uninstall fully!

    You should then get User Account Control come up, click Yes to continue

  • Click on CONTINUE to agree with AVG’s license agreement and privacy policy to proceed

  • AVG Remover will now scan your computer to find all installed AVG products

  • AVG should then list the product that you have installed

    Make sure you tick the box next to your AVG product and then click Remove to continue

    NOTE:  The example above shows AVG CloudCare Antivirus installed, you could have a different AVG product

  • You will then see the Working please, wait screen which will at some point prompt you to be restart your computer.

    After the restart, AVG Remover will finish the uninstallation

NOTE: Sometimes the AVG removal process will need to restart your computer more than once

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