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How to remove an avastUI error


AvastUI.exe is a executable file (a program) for Windows. The filename extension .exe is the abbreviation for executable. Only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if avastUI.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.

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AvastUI.exe file information

The process known as avast! Antivirus belongs to software avast! Free Antivirus or avast! Internet Security or avast! Pro Antivirus or avast! Antivirus or avast! Premier or Avast! Antivirus by AVAST Software (www.avast.com) or ALWIL Software (www.avast.com).

Description: avastUI.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 4,858,968 bytes (12% of all occurrences), 4,297,136 bytes and 30 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/avastui.exe.html 
The avastUI.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The avastUI.exe file is certified by a trustworthy company. It is not a Windows core file. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program has no visible window. AvastUI.exe is able to monitor applications and record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 38% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with avastUI.exe, you may also ask the software vendor, Avast, for advice or uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > avast! Free Antivirus or avast! Internet Security).

Recommended: Identify avastUI.exe related errors .

If avastUI.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 38% dangerous. The file size is 4,767,304 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 4,241,512 bytes or 4,858,968 bytes. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows system file. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. AvastUI.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications.
If you encounter difficulties with avastUI.exe, you may also ask the software vendor, Avast, for advice or uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > avast! Antivirus or avast! Free Antivirus).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as avastUI.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the avastUI.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.



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User Comments

Known AntiVirus Program
   
Antivirus
  Max   (further information)
avast! Antivirus
  avast user  
Avast User Interface!
  Kelton  
antivirus
   
avast antivirus
  avast user   (further information)
It slows down my computer; it is good for detecting and removing all kinds of viruses, etc. Just that it should not stay to continuously monitor things because it slows down the computer a lot.
  Pachomius  
Avast is the only antivirus I truly trust...
  Anonymous   (further information)
Antivirus
  Sten  
Very good antivirus....
  JOAO  
Good antivirus program, blocks dangerous urls, disables malicious programs, and has plenty of extra goodies like a sandbox and individual file scanner
  Bob  
It's an Antivirus Programe.
  Mehul Garg  
Very useful antivirus program.
  crash  
I have always been happy with Avast, their pre-boot scan has solved all but one problem I've had.
  Ray F. Potter   (further information)
i have installed avast for quite some time.. but i experience having my USB infected with virus twice.. when i decided to uninstall avast it leaves sttuborn files like AvastUI that wont be removed coz of the permissions.. i dont recomend it for my own experience.. sorry..
  jHiGz  
For secure my computer unit. Anti virus
  ARNEL LABANON  
avast premier internet security and anti-virus
  MR. T  

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Summary: Average user rating of avastUI.exe: based on 28 votes with 17 reviews.
21 users think avastUI.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 4 users think it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user thinks avastUI.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.


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