What is Aswidsagenta.exe?

The aswidsagenta.exe is a component of anti-virus software, such as Avast. Avast is a very popular anti-virus software that can protect your computer from malware and viruses, Trojans and computer worms.

And the aswidsagenta.exe avast behavior shield is an important part of Avast, which is a real-time process monitor.

What is aswidsagenta.exe

Where the file located?

Aswidsagenta.exe is an executable file. Although it is not a Windows core file, this file is also located in the C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ files subfolder. If Avast Behavior Shield, AVG Software Analyzer, or Avast Free Antivirus is already installed on your computer, the file may already be part of the operating system.

In fact, Aswidsagenta is not necessary for the computer to work.

If the Aswidsagenta causes trouble for your system or consumes high CPU memory, the first thing is to check whether the location of the file is right. If the aswidsagenta.exe avast behavior shield file located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, it is most likely a threat and you should eliminate the threat as soon as possible.

How to disable Aswidsagenta.exe?

It can be disabled just like disable the aswbIDSAgent. Follow the steps to disable it:

1) Open and enter the Avast user interface

2) Click Settings, then Components, Behavior Shield

3) Select a time option to disable it, such as Permanently Stop.

Common errors

W3Cgeek collected some common errors of aswidsagenta.exe avast behavior shield, you might have seen some of them on your system.

  • aswidsagenta.exe file is missing
  • aswidsagenta.exe failed to load
  • The aswidsagenta.exe not found

How to uninstall Avast or AVG?

Usually, you can uninstall the Avast and reinstall it to repair Avast errors. The steps as following:

  1. Open your control panel and select Programs.
  2. Click the Program and Features and go to Uninstall software.
  3. Find the Avast, right-click and click the Uninstall to uninstall it.
  4. Reboot computer.
  5. If you want to reinstall Avast, then run the Avast installer, if not, it’s done.

If avast high CPU usage, you can disable some components of it to save CPU resources.

How to remove aswidsagenta.exe AVG?

  1. Open your control panel and select Programs.
  2. Click the Program and Features and go to Uninstall software panel.
  3. Find the AVG, then right-click and click the Uninstall to uninstall it.
  4. Reboot computer.

In this way, the AVG or Avast will be completely uninstalled. If you haven’t a better antivirus software to protect your system, we recommend not to uninstall the antivirus software for security.