Download the removal tool to uninstall Norton

You can use the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool to remove a failed installation or damaged Norton.

Run the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool

    If you have Norton Family installed, uninstall it before you run the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool.

  1. Download the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool.

    Save the file to the Windows desktop. On some browsers, the file is automatically saved to its default location.

  2. To open the Downloads window in your browser, press the Ctrl + J key.

  3. Double-click the NRnR icon.

  4. Read the license agreement, and click Agree.

  5. Click Advanced Options.

  6. Click Remove Only.

  7. Click Remove.

  8. Click Restart Now.

    After the computer restarts, follow the on-screen instructions to reinstall Norton.

Is your computer infected?

Looking for a free Virus and Spyware removal tool? Try Norton Power Eraser.

If you think your computer is infected, we recommend that you run a scan with Norton Power Eraser. For more tailored solutions, visit our Threat Removal support page.

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DOCID: kb20080710133834EN_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 09/12/2017