Avast Secure browser is a security-oriented web browser that provides additional privacy and security features. These features include automatic detection and removal of pop-up ads, spyware and other malware and an integrated VPN service. If you do not want these extra options, you can uninstall the secure version of avast to stop the application from running on your device at startup.
If you’re running Windows it is possible to use the Apps and Features section of your Settings app to remove avast’s secure web browser. You can also find it in the list of installed programs by pressing Windows + X, or opening the Start menu and selecting ”Programs and Features.” Select Avast Secure Browser from the list, then click Uninstall when prompted. You’ll be asked to remove browsing history.
You can also alter the way the browser opens automatically on macOS. To accomplish this, you’ll must revoke the permissions of the browser in System Preferences. Once you’ve done that you can remove Avast’s safe browser by removing it from the Applications folder.
You can also utilize uninstallers from third parties such as IObit Uninstaller and CCleaner to make sure that no remnants of Avast Secure Browser remain on your computer. These programs will assist you to eliminate all unwanted software from your computer, and also clean up any registry entries. To learn more about how to make use of these tools, please visit our article on how to delete programs on the Mac.