Remove & Uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling GFI WebMonitor 2009 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009 without any difficulty.

GFI WebMonitor 2009 GFI WebMonitor 2009 The no. 1 web filtering and web security solution for ISA Server.

GFI WebMonitor lets you control your Internet users? website-browsing habits and monitor downloads in real-time. Ideal for SMB needs, GFI WebMonitor is used by thousands of customers and is available at an unbeatable price. Research by IDC shows that up to 40% of employee internet activity is non-work related! GFI WebMonitor for ISA Server helps network administrators control employees? browsing habits, and monitor downloads to ensure they are virus free. This helps boost employee productivity by allowing total control over what your employees can access online, in real-time. GFI WebMonitor uses WebGrade, which is a 100% human-reviewed site categorization database including over 165,000,000 domains. This solution lets you filter the sites that your users can browse whilst blocking access to websites in particular categories, such as adult, online gaming, personal email, P2P and travel websites. Furthermore, GFI WebMonitor allows you to monitor user downloads in real-time, letting you block file-types such as mp3s. It also scans all files for viruses, spyware and malware using multiple anti-virus engines. Using this multiple anti-virus engine approach drastically decreases the time to obtain virus signatures, thereby reducing the possibility of infection. GFI WebMonitor lowers the risk of social engineering by blocking access to phishing websites through the use of an auto-updatable database of phishing URLs.

The no. 1 web filtering and web security solution for ISA Server.

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling GFI WebMonitor 2009. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like GFI WebMonitor 2009 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • GFI WebMonitor 2009 does not work as good as you thought.
  • GFI WebMonitor 2009 can not be uninstalled
  • GFI WebMonitor 2009 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • GFI WebMonitor 2009 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after GFI WebMonitor 2009 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • GFI WebMonitor 2009 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of GFI WebMonitor 2009 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with GFI WebMonitor 2009
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate GFI WebMonitor 2009 (or GFI) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009
Manually Uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search GFI WebMonitor 2009 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall GFI WebMonitor 2009, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GFI\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\GFI\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\GFI\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\GFI\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\GFI\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove GFI WebMonitor because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.