It is not easy to install the Quick Heal trial version again as the setup detects the previous installation and exits the installation with an error message. So, to reinstall the Quick Heal trial on your PC, you must perform the Quick Heal trial reset using the trial resetter method described in this tutorial.
So, when you try to reinstall the Quick Heal trial by first uninstalling it from the Control Panel, it gives an error saying “You have already used the Quick Heal Trial version on this system, Click Purchase to buy a commercial license.”
Problems with Uninstalling Quick Heal Trial Version
Even if you try to uninstall the Quick Heal antivirus using any third-party uninstaller, it still gives the same error. That means, if you want to reinstall the Quick Heal trial version, you have to completely remove Quick Heal from your system first. Also ensure that no stale registry entries are left behind.
Quick Heal itself used to provide a small utility to uninstall Quick Heal antivirus completely from your system. It is called Quick Heal Removal Tool or
avremove. We can also use this for the trial reset on older versions of Quick Heal.
NOTE: Quick Heal 2020 (version 19) and newer can’t be removed by using the older avremove tool. And Quick Heal has not released avremove tool for Quick Heal v19 and newer either. We will use another Quick Heal trial resetter method for the latest version. It may work for older versions as well.
INFO: This method is for educational purposes only. Please buy the software license if you like the software.
A) How to Reinstall Quick Heal 2020 (V19) and Newer Versions Trial?
Quick Heal has discontinued the
avremove tool after version 18. Also, you can’t uninstall Quick Heal 2020 (version 19) by using any of the older
avremove tools. So, follow these steps for resetting the trial of Quick Heal 2020 (Version 19).
Step 1: Uninstall Trial and Download Full Version of Quick Heal
- First of all, uninstall the Quick Heal 2020 trial from the Control Panel. You can also uninstall it using Command Prompt.
- Now, install the full version of Quick Heal 2020 antivirus (don’t worry, no need for activation, just install). After that, you can get the full version of Quick Heal from the link shown below. Open the link, click on the Products tab, and download the required Quick Heal variant. (This link may only work for Indian users others may use a VPN)
Step 2: Run Quick Heal Setup Downloader
Run the downloaded file. It will download the actual Quick Heal setup. Download the setup to some directory on the desktop so that you can access it easily.
Step 3: Install Full Version of Quick Heal
Run the Quick Heal setup and install the Quick Heal full version. Click on Yes if you see the UAC Prompt. Just follow on-screen instructions.
After successful installation, click on Register Later to exit the installation wizard.
Step 4: Uninstall Quick Heal Full Version for Quick Heal Trial Reset
Now, go to the Control Panel and uninstall the recently installed Quick Heal full version.
If uninstallation fails, simply restart your PC and try again. Uninstalling the full version of Quick Heal will remove traces of the trial version which was installed earlier and hence acts as the Quick Heal Trial Resetter.
Restart your PC after uninstallation is successful.
Step 5: Download and Install Quick Heal Trial Again
Now, you can install the Quick Heal trial version again without any problems.
After you install the Quick Heal 2020 (v19) trial, register with a different email ID to get another free trial.
You have successfully performed the Quick Heal trial reset. You can now enjoy the Quick Heal trial for one more month.
B) How to Reinstall Quick Heal Trial (Older Versions)?
Let’s see the process for older versions of Quick Heal antivirus using
Step 1: Uninstall the Trial Version from the Control Panel
First, uninstall the Quick Heal trial version using the “Add or Remove Program” applet in the Control panel.
Restart your system after the uninstallation is complete.
Step 2: Run the Quick Heal Removal Tool
Now, if you try to reinstall Quick Heal antivirus, it will give you the following error –
Now, we need the Quick Heal Removal Tool. This
avremove tool acts as the Quick Heal trial resetter to remove stale Quick Heal registry entries. Download the Quick Heal Removal tool for the version you have installed. Download links have been provided at the end of the post.
Run the downloaded
avremove file to remove Quick Heal completely from your system. Press Yes if it asks for confirmation.
You will see a success message after the successful removal of the Quick Heal antivirus.
Step 3: Reinstall Quick Heal Trial
Now Quick Heal has been completely removed from your system. You can reinstall the trial version again and use it for one more month. Follow on-screen instructions for installation.
Step 4: Register with a New Email Address
Now you can register Quick Heal online using a different email account and use the trial version for one more month.
C) Download Quick Heal Removal (or Trial Resetter) Tool
You can download the Quick Heal Removal Tool from the link provided below. Select download according to the version of Quick Heal you have installed.
You can check your Quick Heal version using the following steps:
- Open up the Quick Heal Internet Security or Quick Heal Antivirus.
- Click on the Help menu and select About. Here you can see the version of your Quick Heal product.
Download Quick Heal 2018, 2019 Removal Tool (Version 18.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2018, 2019 (v18)
Download Quick Heal 2017 Removal Tool (Version 17.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2017 (v17)
Download Quick Heal 2016 Removal Tool (Version 16.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2016 (v16)
Download Quick Heal 2014 Removal Tool (Version 15.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2014, 2015 (v15)
Download Quick Heal 2013 Removal Tool (Version 14.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2013 (v14)
Download Quick Heal 2012 Removal Tool (Version 13.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2012 (v13)
Download Quick Heal 2011 Removal Tool (Version 12.00)
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal 2011 (v12)
Download the Quick Heal End Point Removal Tool
Use the following link to download the removal tool for Quick Heal End Point
Reinstall Quick Heal Trial Version using Quick Heal Trial Resetter 2021
You can use or install the Quick Heal trial version unlimited no. of times using this trial resetter method. This method of Quick Heal trial reset is quite easy and handy. Please buy this software if you like it. This will help them build better software.
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