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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,577
United States Rank #14,369
Reach 0.0096%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.74 days
110.42 days >
Average installed length: 58.02 days


18.5.3059 6.49%
18.4.3056 14.59%
18.3.3051 35.68%
18.2.3046 15.14%
18.1.3044 2.70%
17.9.3040 13.51%
17.8.3036 4.86%
17.7.3032 1.62%
17.6.3029 1.62%
17.5.3021 3.78%

AVG AntiVirus Gratuit

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AVG AntiVirus Gratuit is a program developed by AVG Technologies. The most used version is 18.3.3051, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is avgui.exe. The software installer includes 109 files and is usually about 910.39 KB (932,242 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 71% of users of AVG AntiVirus Gratuit come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\AVG\Setup\avgsetupx.exe /mode=offline /uninstall=bav
Estimated size: 910.39 KB

Program filesFiles installed by AVG AntiVirus Gratuit

Program executable:avgui.exe
Name:AVG Internet Security System
AVG Antivirus
Path:C:\Program Files\avg\antivirus\avgui.exe
Additional files:
  • aavm4h.dll - AVG Internet Security System (AVG Asynchronous Virus Monitor (AAVM))
  • AavmRpch.dll - AVG AAVM Remote Procedure Call Library
  • AhAScr.dll - AVG Script Blocking library for Windows Scripting Interface
  • AhResIdp.dll - AVG Behavior Shield AAVM Provider Library
  • AhResMai.dll - AVG e-Mail Scanner AAVM Provider Library
  • AhResPap.dll - AVG Browser Protection AAVM Provider Library
  • AhResStd.dll - AVG Standard Shield AAVM Provider Library
  • AhResWS2.dll - Web Shield Provider
  • ashbase.dll - Basic Functionality Module
  • ashMaiSv.dll - AVG e-Mail Scanner Service
  • ashQuick.exe - AVG Virus scanner
  • ashServ.dll - AVG antivirus service
  • ashShA64.dll - AVG Shell Extension
  • ashShell.dll
  • ashtask.dll - Task Handling Module
  • ashTaskEx.dll - AVG TaskEx library
  • ashUpd.exe - AVG Antivirus updater
  • asOutExt.dll - AsOutExt Module
  • asulaunch.exe - Software Updater launch helper
  • aswAMSI.dll - AVG AMSI COM object
  • aswAux.dll - AVG Auxiliary Library
  • aswChLic.exe - aswChLic component
  • aswCmnBS.dll - Common functions
  • aswCmnIS.dll - Antivirus independent functions
  • aswCmnOS.dll - Antivirus HW dependent library
  • aswData.dll - AVG UI Layer library
  • aswDld.dll - aswDld Dynamic Link Library
  • aswDnsCache.dll - AVG DNS Cache library
  • aswEngLdr.dll - Antivirus engine loader
  • aswIP.dll - AVGIP Dynamic Link Library
  • aswJsFlt.dll - AVG Script Blocking filter library
  • aswLog.dll - AVG Log library
  • aswLSRun.dll - AVG LAN scanner wrapper
  • aswcertx.dll - AVG (Cert SDK)
  • aswcmlx.dll - CML Library
  • aswcommx.dll - Communication Module
  • aswdetallocatorx.dll - Det Library
  • aswfilevaultx.dll - Language Module
  • aswhookx.dll - Hook Library
  • aswidpmx.dll - IDP Monitor Library
  • aswidpsdkx.dll - Identity Protection Library
  • aswidsagent.exe - AVG Software Analyzer
  • aswlogx.dll - Logging Library
  • anen.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • ashShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'AVG' with a class of {472083B1-C522-11CF-8763-00608CC02F24}.
  • ashShA64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'AVG' with a class of {472083B1-C522-11CF-8763-00608CC02F24}.
  • aswidsagent.exe runs as a service named 'avgbIDSAgent' (avgbIDSAgent) "Provides Identity Protection Against Cyber Crime.".

How do I remove AVG AntiVirus Gratuit?

Quickly and completely remove AVG AntiVirus Gratuit from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AVG AntiVirus Gratuit 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 AVG AntiVirus Gratuit, 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 AVG AntiVirus Gratuit.

Win 10 61%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 61.08%
Windows 7 30.81%
Windows XP 4.32%
Windows Vista 3.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 44.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.59%
Windows 7 Professional 8.65%
Windows 10 Pro 8.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.41%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.00%
  France 22.68%
  Canada 1.86%
  Belgium 1.12%
  Germany 1.12%
  Netherlands 1.12%
  Spain 0.74%
  United Kingdom 0.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 29.13%
ASUS 23.62%
Hewlett-Packard 21.26%
Dell 11.02%
Lenovo 7.09%
Compaq 1.57%
Samsung 1.57%
Toshiba 1.57%
Common models
HP HP Notebook 3.70%
ASUSTeK X550LD 2.78%
MSI MS-7817 2.78%
Acer Aspire E5-774G 1.85%
HP Compaq dc7600 Small Fo... 1.85%
ASUSTeK X75VD 1.85%

About AVG Technologies

AVG Technologies is a global leader in security software, protecting more than 110 million consumers and small business computer users in 167 countries.
Publisher URL: www.avg.com


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