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Should I remove Avira Antivirus Suite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,758
United States Rank #32,260
Reach 0.0136%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.50 days
110.26 days >
Average installed length: 57.93 days


VersionDistribution 10.78% 13.01% 1.12% 34.94% 1.86% 30.11% 4.09% 2.23% 1.86%

Avira Antivirus Suite


Avira Antivirus Suite is a program developed by Avira GmbH. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 56 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 31% of users of Avira Antivirus Suite come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avira.de
Help link: www.avira.de/premium-support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\setup.exe /REMOVE

Program filesFiles installed by Avira Antivirus Suite

  • antispam.dll - Avira AntiVir (Antispam Module)
  • asata.dll - Antispam detection module
  • apcfile.dll - APC (APC SDK)
  • avconfigrc.dll - Avira Product Family (Configuration Panel Resources (Desktop))
  • avesvcr.dll - avesvc.dll
  • avevtrc.dll - Avira Event Logger Resources
  • avmailcr.dll - avmailcr
  • avmaildlgcr.dll - avmaildlgcr
  • avnotify.dll
  • aeoffice.dll - AVOFFICE (Avira Engine Module for Windows)
  • aescript.dll - AVSCRIPT
  • aecore.dll - AVCORE
  • aeheur.dll - AVHEUR
  • aepack.dll - AVPACK
  • aeexp.dll - AVEXP
  • aegen.dll - AVGEN
  • aescn.dll - AVSCN

How do I remove Avira Antivirus Suite?

You can uninstall Avira Antivirus Suite 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Avira Antivirus Suite, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Avira Antivirus Suite.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.08%
Windows 10 29.00%
Windows XP 7.43%
Windows Vista 1.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.78%
Windows 8.1 14.18%
Windows 7 Professional 9.70%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.46%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.13% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 31.13%
  United States 14.79%
  France 5.45%
  Italy 5.45%
  Egypt 3.50%
  Brazil 2.72%
  Australia 2.33%
  United Kingdom 2.33%
  Saudi Arabia 2.33%
  Netherlands 1.95%
  Greece 1.95%
  Iran 1.95%
  Belgium 1.56%
  MA 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.23%
Acer 19.18%
Dell 18.49%
ASUS 12.33%
Samsung 6.85%
Medion 5.48%
Toshiba 3.42%
Lenovo 3.42%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.07%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.25%
LENOVO IdeaCentre K330B 2.44%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.44%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.63%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.63%

About Avira GmbH

Avira Operations GmbH is a German antivirus software company.
Publisher URL: www.avira.com


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