Why can I not uninstall Avira Antivirus for Android?

If you have trouble uninstalling the Avira app, the cause might be the enabled device administrator on your device.

Disable Device Administrator

  1. Start the Avira Antivirus Security app.
  2. Wipe right to enter the menu option.
  3. Tap Settings → Device Administrator.
  4. Disable Device Administrator.

Than go to the Android OS menu → Settings → Apps or Applications Menu → click on Avira → select Uninstall.


Affected products

  • Avira Antivirus Security [Not relevant]
  • Created : Friday, March 23, 2012
  • Last updated: Tuesday, July 31, 2018
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