Uninstalling Avast Security from Mac

To uninstall Avast Security or Avast Premium Security (previously Avast Security Pro), follow the instructions below:

Deleting or moving Avast Security to the Trash does not uninstall the program.

Uninstallation instructions

  1. In your Applications folder, double-click the Avast icon to open the application.
  2. Ensure the Avast Security window is active, then click Avast in the menu bar on the top-left of the screen and select Uninstall Avast Premium Security.
  3. Click Uninstall.
  4. If prompted, use your Touch ID or enter your Administrator password and click OK to grant permission for the uninstallation.
  5. Click Quit.

Avast Security is removed from your Mac.

  • Avast Security 14.x for Mac
  • Avast Premium Security 14.x for Mac
  • Apple macOS 10.15.x (Catalina)
  • Apple macOS 10.14.x (Mojave)
  • Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra)
  • Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite)

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