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Norton Internet Security Removal


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#1 rockczar

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Posted 20 November 2008 - 10:03 AM

My daughter has a laptop with Vista and my wife tried to remove Norton but somehow in the Security Center it shows "Norton Internet Security" out of date. I checked Control Panel and there are no Symantec products listed. I have tried to remove it but no luck. I would like to remove the Norton so that I could install AVG. How can I do this?

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Posted 20 November 2008 - 11:08 AM

Hi rockczar,

Norton are a reputable company and they have an uninstaller which should completely clear your PC of any files which have been left behind either by a faulty uninstall or through random deletions.

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#3 rockczar

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Posted 20 November 2008 - 01:45 PM

Hi mOle,

I tried your solution, but they require the product key to uninstall their product. Thanks for your help, but I need another way without using the key.

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Posted 20 November 2008 - 02:24 PM

rockczar;

The Norton Removal Tool is the only reliable way to uninstall.
It looks like you have a trial version that came with your computer
when you purchased it.
As far as the product key goes, you only need it to RE-install, not uninstall.
Go to the link provided by mOle and click on the version you have and follow
the instructions from there.




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