Uninstall Steps for SpyHunter and/or RegHunter

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Depending on your operating system, follow the appropriate steps listed below to uninstall SpyHunter 5:

Windows 10

  1. To ensure smooth removal, right-click the SpyHunter 5 icon in the system tray and select “Exit.”
  2. Click "Windows Start" ("Windows Key"), and then click the "Settings" item (gear icon).
  3. Locate and click "Apps" in the "Settings" window. If you are not able to locate "Apps", type "Apps & Features" into the "Find A Setting" search field near the top of the window and click on the "Apps & Features" option when it appears.
  4. In the "Apps & Features" list, find and left-click "SpyHunter 5". Once "SpyHunter 5" is highlighted, click on the "Uninstall" button.

Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8

  1. Click "Windows Start" ("Windows Key" + "Q" in Windows 8), and then click the "Control Panel" item.
  2. Click on "Programs and Features" or double-click on "Add/Remove Programs" (Windows XP).
  3. In the "Programs and Features" window (or the "Add/Remove Programs" window in Windows XP), left-click "SpyHunter 5" to highlight it. Once "SpyHunter 5" is highlighted, right-click it and then click on the "Uninstall" (or "Uninstall/Change") menu option.
  4. Once the "SpyHunter Uninstall" window appears, please select your language, if prompted. Next, the uninstaller will ask you if you're sure that you wish to continue to remove "SpyHunter 5". Click "Yes" and follow the instructions to complete the uninstallation process. Note: You may be prompted to reboot your system to complete the process.