Uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus – AVG Uninstall Review

You encountered the error message “Out of Memory” while you tried to uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus on your Windows 7 Home Premium/Professional?

You are as well suffering other error messages, such as “../libclamav/.libs/libclamav.so: undefined reference to ‘egzdopen’/’euncompress’/’einflateEnd’/(more)? Well, to fix it, please ensure that you’ve downloaded the OFFICIAL installation package and you’d better download the live or final version of ClamAV. And for further problems related with virus scanner ClamWin, you may try to manually remove the old data saved in the virus definitions folder; and then run the “Starts Internet Update” option for your ClamWin Free Antivirus. What’s more, for more starters, you should use the following uninstall tool to securely uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus on your PC and reinstall it later, or use other security solution. And if you cannot remove ClamWin by employing the standard method, please install and run the following recommended uninstaller Pro to forcibly get rid of it.

The following content will help you cleanly remove ClamWin Free Antivirus…

To archive a clean un-install of ClamWin, you may need to review the programmatic install of it:

  • Title: Setup – ClamWin Free Antivirus
  • Info: Install the Ask Toolbar For Internet Explorer and Firefox
    • Option #1: Install the Ask Toolbar (NOTE To completely get rid of ClamWin Free Antivirus, you also uninstall this potentially unwanted toolbar and reset your installed web tools later)

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TIP If you cannot resolve any problems with removing Ask Toolbar yourself and you wanna completely uninstall the unwanted ClamWin Free Antivirus, please read or refer to this article “How Can You Manually Uninstall Ask Toolbar?

How do I uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus?

  1. Now you should save and close all of your personal files and other running programs. Click on the Start menu on left bottom of Desktop > click All Programs or Programs.
  2. Select ClamWin Antivrus file folder entry on that program list; run the Uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus application; to prevent any unexpected error, please use your local administrator account on (Windows) machine.
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  4. Select Yes option from User Account Control (to let Windows run unins000.exe to automatically remove your unneeded ClamWin Free Antivirus – Where is it? How can you find it? Then continue reading so that you can find and run this application to uninstall the ClamWin Free Antivirus on your machine.
  5. Choose Yes from ClamWin Free Antivirus Uninstall.
  6. Wait for seconds while ClamWin Free Antivirus Uninstall is performing your operation;
  7. Then you check and save everything you’re still running, select Yes option from it, "… Would you like to restart now?"

Method Two: Use Windows’ default uninstaller to delete ClamWin Free Antivirus

  1. To do so, please visit Control Panel from Start menu.
  2. From Control Panel, you click on the Uninstall a program under the Programs link; or the Add or Remove Programs.
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  4. Then you will see ClamWin Free Antivirus listed. See the below screenshot and related info:
  5. NOTE If you have other issues, you may pay a visit to its official site for more support.

  6. For Win8, Win7 or Windows Vista users, you could directly run the ClamWin Free Antivirus 0.97.3 project on the list and then, you click Yes button on the ClamWin Free Antivirus Uninstall window to process the rest of operations.

Method Three: Run its uninstaller application (unins000.exe)

Note You can try the following option when your ClamWin is missing in programs list.

  1. Click Start button in Task, then you right-click on (ClamWin) Virus Scanner program on the menu.
  2. Click Open File Location tab on Virus Scanner Properties – Shortcut.
  3. Select ClamWin file folder in Address Bar.
  4. You can directly run the unins000 beneath the bin file folder. Read more details about the uninstall utility.
    • Type of file: Application (.exe)
    • Description: Setup/Uninstall
    • Size: 669 KB (685,913 bytes)
    • Size on disk: 672 KB (688,128 bytes)
    • File version:
    • Product name: Inno Setup
    • Product version:
    • Copyright: Copyright (C) 1997-2007 Jordan Russell. Portions Copyright (C) 2000-2007 Martijn Laan.
    • Language: English (United States)

  5. Again, you need to choose Yes on Windows UAC. Repeat and/or review the provided steps in Method One/Two above.

To keep your system clean, you have additions things to do…

  1. Remember, remove Ask Toolbar and restore related settings for your Web browser(s) installed. Now, you start the following actions to entirely remove ClamWin Free Antivirus:
    • Run Windows Internet Explorer (version 9 or v8/6)
      • Right-click on any blank area on IE, cancel Ask Toolbar option for it. Select Disable option from Disable add-on info window.
      • Tip For IE 8/6 users, you may also select Internet Options in Settings > click Settings in Search section to totally uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus.

      • Now, please select Remove option for Ask Search listed in Search Providers.
      • Enter Toolbars and Extensions, select Disable option for items related with Ask.com: Ask Toolbar. Click Close on Manage Add-ons.
      • To make you uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus entirely, please re-run your version of IE again to check out the modifications you made to your IE.

    • Open Mozilla Firefox
      • Similarly, right-click on Firefox, disable Ask Toolbar from it to fully uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus.
      • Remove the Ask.com from Firefox Manage Search Engine List.
      • Tip Locate Ask.com item on Manage Search Engines List, click Remove tab on right pane. Click OK button on Manage Search Engines List to close it properly.

      • Launch the Remove option for Ask Toolbar add that still installed in Firefox.
      • Re-run your Firefox by clicking "Restart now" in Add-on Manager; then check the modifications made to it

  2. If you just could not find items related with Ask.com mentioned above, you can refer to my video guide which has details some more tips are as following to thoroughly uninstall ClamWin Free Antivirus; furthermore, for more common Windows end-users, it’s kindly RECOMMENDED that you download and install this best uninstall tool to effectively & safely remove associated installation information stored in Register Editor, including other leftover files remained on your hard drives:
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\AppCompatFlags\Compatibility Assistant\Persisted, C:\Program Files\ClamWin\unins000.exe – 1; C:\Users\Bryan\Desktop\clamwin-0.97.3-setup.exe – 1;
    • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-1268191406-2149036373-4007080809-1000\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\AppCompatFlags\Compatibility Assistant\Persisted
    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{D4027C7F-154A-4066-A1AD-4243D8127440}
    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\GenericAskToolbar.ToolbarWnd.1
    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Products\A28B4D68DEBAA244EB686953B7074FEF, ProductName – Ask Toolbar

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