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It is advised to install only one version of an antivirus program on your computer. Having multiple antivirus programs installed at the same time can cause performance issues and make your computer more vulnerable to threats.


  1. On your keyboard, press the Windows Windows Key + R keys.
  2. In the Open field, type "appwiz.cpl", then press ENTER. The Programs and Features window will open.

    Click on the link below to see the list of programs to be removed before installing Trend Micro Security software.

    If you encounter issues while uninstalling any of the programs, visit their corresponding support website.

  3. Select the program you wish to remove, then click Remove or Uninstall.
  4. Wait for the program to be uninstalled, then restart your computer.
    If you encounter any problems with the uninstallation process, contact the software manufacturer's support team.
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How to remove incompatible software (Trend Micro Security for Windows)

It is advised to install only one version of an antivirus program on your computer. Having multiple antivirus programs installed at the same time can cause performance issues and make your computer more vulnerable to threats.


  1. On your keyboard, press the Windows Windows Key + R keys.
  2. In the Open field, type "appwiz.cpl", then press ENTER. The Programs and Features window will open.

    Click on the link below to see the list of programs to be removed before installing Trend Micro Security software.

    If you encounter issues while uninstalling any of the programs, visit their corresponding support website.

  3. Select the program you wish to remove, then click Remove or Uninstall.
  4. Wait for the program to be uninstalled, then restart your computer.
    If you encounter any problems with the uninstallation process, contact the software manufacturer's support team.

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