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Should I remove Avetix Antivirus?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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5.0.165 10.00%
5.0.164 20.00%
5.0.162 5.00%
5.0.160 60.00%

Avetix Antivirus


Avetix Antivirus is a software program developed by Avetix S.r.l. The most common release is 5.0.160, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named avagent.sys. The setup package generally installs about 42 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 44% of users of Avetix Antivirus come from Italy, it is also popular in United Kingdom and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avetix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Avetix
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Avetix\uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Avetix Antivirus

Program executable:avagent.sys
Name:Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver
avtagent Filter Driver
Path:C:\Program Files\Avetix\avagent.sys
Additional files:
  • avsh.dll - Avetix Antivirus Shell Extension
  • avcore.dll - Avetix Antivirus (Avetix Antivirus Core)
  • avflt.dll - Avetix Antivirus Flt
  • uninst.exe
  • avtwsc.exe - Avetix (Avetix WSC)
  • avbc.sys (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (avBootCleaner Filter Driver)
  • avsp.sys (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - avSelfProtect Filter Driver
  • config.json
  • stats.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • avsh.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name '0Avetix' with a class of {B444FC9A-2739-4BE3-BBEA-03AE9D54C28B}.

How do I remove Avetix Antivirus?

Quickly and completely remove Avetix Antivirus from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Avetix Antivirus from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Avetix Antivirus, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Avetix Antivirus.

Win 8 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 15.00%
Windows 8.1 Connected 10.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.00% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 44.00%
  United Kingdom 20.00%
  United States 20.00%
  Turkey 8.00%
  Switzerland 4.00%
  Kazakstan 4.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 18.75%
Lenovo 18.75%
ASUS 12.50%
Samsung 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Toshiba 6.25%
Medion 6.25%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.11%
Gigabyte GA-MA78LMT-S2 11.11%
ASUSTeK X551MA 5.56%
Acer Aspire E5-571G 5.56%
Acer Aspire E5-571 5.56%
Acer Aspire 8530 5.56%


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