Solved: Can’t Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 Completely From PC

  • Stella Hansen
  • Oct 26,2017
  • Antivirus Programs


This tutorial will show you how to completely uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 from Windows, so take care to read it over.

“I had a trial use and cannot uninstall and I can’t afford it right now. Much worse, I’ve tried the command line removal in safe mode and still cannot remove.” by Swiftex

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If you have the problem like Swiftex, then don’t worry about that, cause you are now eventually in the right place to find out how to exactly uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 or Webroot product from your computer.

Webroot SecureAnywhere provides next-generation protection, which protects all the ways you connect on PC, and it is easy to install unless you have got the right keycode or you can’t manage installed. Many of uses have problem when try to uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 from computer, no matter what kind of problems you met, there is some way can fully handle with it.

Some problems had occurred during the Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus removal:

  • Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus says “Uninstall failed”
  • Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus refuses to be removed from computer
  • Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus files and registry cannot cleaned thoroughly in computer
  • You can’t installed other antivirus apps because of the exist of Webroot AntiVirus


Two solutions to Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017

To solve these problems, you need to really uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 from your computer, follow step by step of the removal guide to completely eliminate Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus from PC.

Just in case of the success rate of Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 removal, make sure to exit the running Webroot firstly if possible:


1. Go to the taskbar on the lower right corner>> click the triangle icon to open the hidden apps >> select Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus >> right click to choose “Shut Down Protection”.

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2. Click the taskbar >> choose Task Manager >> select the related processes with Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus >> click End Task.

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Easy (Auto) Solution to Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017

If you have failed many times in uninstalling Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017, then I suggest you try this tool help for only three simple steps that can handle all of your unwanted programs in Windows. Of course you need to download a third party application, but put your heart down, is absolutely 100% safe in your computer.

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Start the removal tour in three simple steps:

Step 1: Select the target.

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Run the removal tool, select the target “Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017”, then click the button “Run Analyze”;

Step 2: Scan related components.

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Easily click the button Complete Uninstall to conduct the regular removal of scanning files/folders of Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017. Then click Yes to delete all leftovers scanned in uninstaller;

Just allow the uninstall process to run by clicking “Yes“.


Step 3: Delete leftovers

A few minutes later by getting through improvement by Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017, and then easily click on the button of “Delete Leftovers”, click Yes to confirm your removal.

Spend a few minutes to watch the full process video of uninstalling Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 with BU from PC bellow:

Congratulations, Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 has been successfully removed from your PC altogether with its leftovers, including 1200 files/folders and 306 registry entries are gone for good.

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Manual Solution to Remove Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017

You can uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 with manual approach via Programs and Features of course, but take care, many users have failed in this method like paragraph I.

1. Reboot your computer system into Safe Mode

Better restart your computer into Safe Mode and use the Administrator account to run the system before performing  Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus removal.

If you don’t know how to reboot your computer into Safe Mode in Windows 7/8/10, then check the previous story for help.

2. Uninstall Webroot AntiVirus from Programs and Features:

  • Click the Menu bar, then click down arrow;

Solved Can’t Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017

  • Right click Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 icon, right click it;
  • Choose Uninstall button;


  • Then you move to  Programs and Features window;
  • In fact, you can also launch Programs and Features window by clicking Programs and Features  option from the menu bar as you see;
  • From the interface of Programs and Features , select target Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 icon;
  • Choose the Uninstall /Change or right click choose Uninstall, are the same option;

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  • Allow the uninstall process to run by clicking “Yes“;


  • Type the verification code to confirm removal;


Now that you removed Webroot SecureAnywhere from Programs and Features, you have to reboot your computer before the changes take place. Better now than later.

3. Delete its related files/folders and registry entries

  • Go the Star Menu ;
  • Hit Run;


  • Type “regedit” in the Open box,


  • hit OK to Confirm the opening of Registry Editor window;
  • Press the shortcuts of Ctrl + F to open the search box;
  • Type the program name “Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 / Webroot / SecureAnywhere” in the box;


  • Delete the target file once it has been searched out;


  • Repeat the same steps in Searching and deleting registry files in all FIVE folders;


  • Finished when the dialog popup saying “finishing searching”;
  • Reboot your computer to confirm removal.

Note: You’d better back up registry in your Windows in case you have deleted wrong registry during the elimination of Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus registry entries.

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Now, choose one option to fast uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus 2017 from PC.


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