ESET is rated with Five stars in IT and offers antivirus and firewall. But sometimes, most users complain about problems which are related to the ESET antivirus. Basically, the error can pop up when you try to install or update any program or the Operating System. To resolve the errors you need to uninstall the program. In some cases, the user uninstalls the software for their own reasons, perhaps due to the reduced performance of their computers/laptops. In other cases, it is seen when they want to install another antivirus in place of ESET.
Therefore, in order to remove the antivirus from your system, you need proper guidance. Otherwise, it will damage important files or applications which are stored on your system. After trying for quite some time, if you are unable to delete the software from your device, then this guide is for you. Here, in this guide, we have mentioned some effective steps in order to uninstall the software. Hence, go through the article, and perform the steps to uninstall the antivirus from your device.
Simple Steps to Uninstall the ESET Antivirus
You may face various problems while using the antivirus on your system. To get rid of the errors or problems you need to uninstall the program. Maybe you have already tried a lot and failed to uninstall the program. Hence, go through the steps which are mentioned in the below section and apply them accordingly to successfully uninstall the ESET antivirus:
For Windows 8 user
If you are a Windows 8 user, then follow the steps in order to delete the antivirus from your device.
To open Run box, press Win key + R. in the run box, type Control Panel and hit on the Ok option.
Head to the Programs options and click on it. In the next page, select the first option which is Programs and features option. Click on that.
After that, click on the Uninstall option on that page. Search for the ESET program. Double-click on the program. Then, open the Setup Wizard and click on the Next option to start the wizard.
Enter the system settings password if you have set the password. After that, click on the Next option to proceed further.
Later, click on the Remove option to delete the application and click on the Next option. After successfully completed the uninstallation process restart your system.
For Windows 8 user
Those who are Windows 8 user can follow the undermentioned steps in order to uninstall the ESET antivirus. Go through the steps carefully and apply them accordingly.
- In the home screen, click on the Start menu. After that, press the Windows key and W at the same time to open the Settings option.
- A blank box will appear just under the Settings option. In the box, type Add or remove programs and hit the Enter button.
- A list of the program will appear on your screen. Select the ESET application from the list. After that, click on the Change option.
- In the next page, which is Setup window, select Next and click on the Next option.
- Then, click on the Remove option. A list of option will appear on your screen telling that you need to choose a reason why you are uninstalling the program.
- At last, click on the Finish option and restart the system.
Hope with the help of the above steps you can easily uninstall the ESET antivirus without any hassle. While doing the above steps it is recommended not to skip any steps. While you are performing the above steps, you may face some difficulties. Do not ignore it. You can post your doubts in the comment box provided beneath. We will update you with the latest tools and technology.