Q&A Webroot issues uninstalling

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Hello everyone let me ask some question.
I try to uninstalling webroot by geek uninstaller or by Windows, says some error.. i can see its little bit complicated to uninstall anyone knows a good method to uninstall Webroot. Manual Maybe if anyone knows a good method and help me more will be good, thank you.
 

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I try that but doesn't detect i need to uninstall manual by Safe mode, maybe not sure
 

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It`s for older versions of webroot
don`t use it

@Anker_by
Type the following into the Run box, exactly as it appears below. Note: This path is for the default location. If you installed the program elsewhere, be sure to modify the path accordingly.
"C:\Program Files\Webroot\WRSA.exe" –uninstall

https://community.webroot.com/t5/We...-Option-Missing-from-Control-Panel/ta-p/34688
 
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I contacted them directly via support, explained the situation and they helped - I made sure to state that I was migrating to X product, and needed to remove all traces of WebRoot Software. They were helpful. It took about a week via email support - but it worked out in the end. This was 2-3 yrs ago. A specific vendor told me that it may be impossible to completely remove it.

In the future. Take a system image prior to installing any AV if possible.
 

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In the future. Take a system image prior to installing any AV if possible.
Best practice. You want remove a security product for another one, restore a clean backup made prior of any security apps.
 

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