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How to uninstall Emsisoft anti Malware

 

How to uninstall Emsisoft anti Malware








Remove Emsisoft anti Malware from Windows

Emsisoft Anti-Malware is a malware scanner that uses two major engines ((Emsisoft's own one + BitDefender antivirus) to clean and protect your PC from viruses, spyware, trojans, bots, adware and worms. Since that kind of antivirus software is well integrated with your system, you will need to do more to fully uninstall Emsisoft Anti-Malware. Only uninstalling it from the list of installed programs cannot enable you to totally get rid of all its components. You may be faced with those issues:

Emsisoft Anti-Malware package includes useful features like Surf Protection, Real-time File Guard and Behavior Blocker. Surf Protection blocks fraudulent and dangerous websites, so you won’t be scammed or download virus without your knowledge. The Real-time File Guard scans for various types of malware in real-time and guards your files from Ransomware. The Behavior Blocker scans and monitors all running applications with the live cloud-verification to catch and stop zero-day threats timely. Besides, the Anti-Ransomware stops ransomware before the files are encrypted. Emsisoft Anti-Malware software can be configured to do what you need, so you will be able to control the PC in the way you like. It is easy to use the software to scan and detect malware.


How to Uninstall Emsisoft Anti-Malware Completely?

Do you have the same problems when trying to delete Emsisoft Anti-Malware off your PC? Fail to uninstall stubborn software?. We will guide you through step by step to remove Emsisoft Anti-Malware completely. To meet different needs, we will show both manual and automatic solutions. You can choose any solution you like. To ensure everything goes well, you can restart the PC into safe mode before you start.


Uninstall Emsisoft Anti-Malware Manually

Method 1: Uninstall from Start Menu

Step 1: click Windows key on keyboard to open Start menu.

Step 2: look for Emsisoft Anti-Malware on the program list. Right click the icon and select Uninstall.

Step 3: after you click Uninstall, it opens the window with your installed software. Look for Emsisoft Anti-Malware and click Uninstall. Click yes when it asks if you are sure to remove the software.


Method Two: Uninstall from Control Panel


Step one: click search box on taskbar and type in control panel. Click Control Panel on the popup list.




Step two: click Uninstall a Program under Program option. It will open a window with software you installed on the PC.



Methos Three: select Emsisoft Anti-Malware, and click uninstall button on the top. Click Yes to confirm the uninstall.






Guides to Clean Emsisoft Anti-Malware Leftovers


Only uninstalling Emsisoft Anti-Malware from the list of installed programs is not enough. To delete Emsisoft Anti-Malware completely, you need to remove its registry entries and other files manually. How to get rid of Emsisoft Anti-Malware remnants? Here is the guide.

Firstly, press Windows key + R keys at the same time. The Run dialog will pop up.

Secondly, type “regedit” and hit Enter to launch Registry Editor. Click Yes if you are prompted to give confirmation in UAC dialog.

Thirdly, identify and delete the entries belonging to Emsisoft Anti-Malware. There are lots of items. Expand the target folders and delete files associated with Emsisoft Anti-Malware one by one. Below is part of the Emsisoft Anti-Malware leftovers.


HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Shell Extension \

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Wow6432Node \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Run \

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell

Extension\

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\

Next, clear app data. Emsisoft Anti-Malware leftovers can be recognized as hidden folders by your PC. Therefore, show the hidden files first. Open Control Panel, click Folder Options, and then select the View tab. Check the “Show hidden files and folders” in Advanced settings and click OK. Finally, you can search for Emsisoft Anti-Malware leftovers in the result and delete them all.




Method Four: Manually clean out program leftovers.

Uninstalling Emsisoft Anti-Malware via Windows Add/Remove Programs only removes its main executable files, yet some of its invalid files remain in system registry or disk. You need to manually delete those remnants to avoid an overweight, bloated Windows registry and any incompatible issue when installing other programs.


(Right) click on the Start icon, click on Search, type “regedit” in the box and press Enter key to activate Windows Registry Editor. Unfold:

HKCR \

HKCU \ Software \ Classes\ Local Settings \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ Shell \ MuiCache

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Classes\

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Classes \ CLSID \

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Classes \ Wow6432Node \ CLSID \

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Shell Extension \

HKLM \ SOFTWARE \ Wow6432Node \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Run \

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extension\

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\

to identify and delete the entries belonging to Emsisoft Anti-Malware.



Warning: As a collection of databases of configuration settings, the registry is quite crucial to Windows operating system. Before making any changes in the registry, you’d better backup the entire registry or the individual registry keys you’re planning to touch. Besides, some of the program leftovers are ambiguous to identify. To avoid any mis-operation in deleting registry entries, we strongly recommend you to apply Max Uninstall for safe and clean removal of Emsisoft components.

Go to My Computer > C:\Program Files (86) \ > Emsisoft Anti-Malware

to delete this folder if it still exists.




After you have performed these steps, Emsisoft Anti-Malware should be successfully removed from your machine. Besides, Emsisoft also provide a specific tool (Emisclean) to remove remaining traces of its products in the case of incomplete uninstall.


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