How to uninstall Avira Free Antivirus for Mac

Due to the fact that Avira Free Antivirus for Mac is deep anchored in the Apple operating system, Avira provides an uninstall tool which removes cleanly the program from your system.

  1. Navigate in the menu bar to Finder → Go → Utilities

    mac finder go utilities

  2. Double-click on the Avira-Uninstall icon to launch the uninstallation wizard

    mac finder go utilities uninstall

    (The Avira uninstallation wizard can be started as well by clicking Applications and dragging afterwards the Avira-Uninstall logo to the trash)

  3. Confirm the deletion of the quarantined files before starting with the uninstallation

    mac_uninstall_quarantine

  4. Authenticate with user name (with administrative rights) and password

  5. Avira Free Antivirus for Mac will be removed from your computer

    mac uninstall completed

Affected products

  • Avira Free Antivirus for Mac [Mac OS]
  • Created : Friday, March 30, 2012
  • Last updated: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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