The objective of the Quick Heal Total Security software is to keep the system protected from the available threats, both in online and offline forms. However, for availing of the full utility of this software, you need to install the Quick Heal Total Security tool on your PC successfully.
During installing the Quick Heal security tool, many of the users face the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603. If this is in your case as well, and you are searching for the solutions regarding the issue, then you can proceed further with this article.
This article will explain every single query of yours which may revolve in your mind after getting the error message1603 on the Quick Heal window. So, it is better to look forward to the instructions of this article to clarify your questions.
Why I am Getting the Quick Heal Total Security Error 1603 While Installation
There are several factors responsible for the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603 and are as follows:
- Incomplete download of the Quick Heal Total Security software
- Absence of the complete Quick Heal Total Security software
- A software conflict with the Quick Heal Application
- A lack of Storage on the System drive
- Incomplete uninstallation of the previously used Quick Heal software
Now, let’s proceed further to know the workarounds with which the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603 can be fixed.
Fix Quick Heal Total Security Error 1603 with Expert’s Solutions
After long research by the experts regarding the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603, these steps below are effective solutions to fix the glitch efficiently. So, it is advised not to get worried after getting the error code and instead try the below solutions one by one. Most of the users were able to get their system secured via Quick Heal Total Security application, by following the below-mentioned solutions.
Solution 1: Remove Unwanted Files from the System
Sometimes, due to the lack of memory onto the system drive, a problem arises to install any new software application on the PC. Verify at first, if this is the case that results in Quick Heal Total Security error 1603. And the steps to follow to verify the memory status of your system drive is as below.
Press the Windows and the letter “E” key, both at a time to get the File Explorer window open. After that, check the bar color of your system drive. If it turns red in color, then this indicates that the lack of space on the system drive is the issue causing such an error. If this is the case, then to solve the matter you need to remove some of the unnecessary documents or applications from your PC. And here in the following section, you will learn both the steps corresponding to the same procedure of making space for the system drive:
Process 1: Uninstall an Unnecessary Application (Any other Antivirus tool) from Your PC
Mainly, most of the applications take a lot of space from the system drive. So, uninstalling an application will be the best option rather than deleting numerous files from the device to make enough space. And the steps you need to follow to uninstall an application from your Windows OS are as below:
In Short: Win+R> control> OK
- At first press the Windows button from the keyboard. And by keeping pressurized the Windows button, again tap the letter R key, to open up the Run bar window.
- Next, ensure that the Run bar contains no command on it. And if, in that case, you need to use the Backspace button to make the Run bar clear.
- After that, on the Run bar type control, and then click on OK.
In Short: View by (Category)> Programs> Programs and Features
After following all these steps above, you will get the Control Panel window open on the screen. Now, follow the further instructions to uninstall an application from the PC.
Now, check the “View by” section on the Control Panel window, which is present near the top right-hand corner. Is it set as Category or not. In case, if the “View by” section is not set as Category then follow the further line for that.
- Click on the blue-color note present beside “View by” to open the list of options.
- And then from the list, select “Category” to complete the job.
Once the View by section is set as Category, now proceed with the further steps to release space on your device.
- Then, from the available options under the Control Panel window, click on Programs> Programs and Features.
In Short: Right-click on the Application> Uninstall> Uninstall
By performing the above step, you will get a window open, which contains all the installed programs list on the PC.
- Now, from the open window, search the application which you want to uninstall. And then, right-click on it (the application).
- After that, from the menu list, select the “Uninstall” option.
- Again, click on the Uninstall button to confirm.
Once, the application gets uninstalled completely, it is advised to restart your PC before you proceed further to follow the installation process of the Quick Heal application.
Process 2: Delete or Move Documents from System Drive
This process also works to fix one of the glitches which are responsible for Quick Heal Total Security error 1603. But this is a difficult process to fix the matter, as you need to deal with the multiple files for that. Because a file hardly contains some Kbs, to make enough space to the system drive, you need to transfer or delete multiple files to make enough space to install the Quick Heal security tool.
Steps to Transfer files
At first, you need to open the Windows Explorer window, by pressing the Windows and the letter “E” key, both at a time. Then, open the system drive, from the available drives. After that, from here, select the files and folders which you want to transfer in another location of your PC. To select multiple files at a time you need to keep holding the Ctrl button and then hit on the files.
Once the file selection process gets completed, right-click on any randomly selected file and then from the menu window, select the Cut option. And then, from the available drive options, open a drive where you want to locate these files. And then on the opened drive, you need to make a right-click. After that, from the appeared menu list, select “Paste”, to confirm the file transfer task.
Steps to Delete files
Follow the path: Win+E> Open the System drive> By keep holding the Ctrl button, select the files from the list. And lastly, right-click on any of the selected items. After then select the Delete option from the menu window. Then, click on OK to confirm. This will save the files to the Recycle bin folder.
However, to delete both the files from the PC permanently, you need to press the Shift+Delete key both at a time, after the file chosen task is finished. Then, click on OK, to confirm the permanent deletion task.
Once enough space is generated and the drive bar turns blue in color. Retry to install the Quick Heal Total Security software. Hopefully, this time you will get the success.
Solution 2: Uninstall the Third-party Antivirus Software
In certain cases, it is found that the presence of any other security tools in your PC, restrict the Quick Heal antivirus to get installed. In that case, you need to uninstall the third-party antivirus software.
And the steps to follow to uninstall the third-party antivirus software is very easy and the method is already explained in the Process1 of Method 1 for uninstalling any other application.
Here, we have represented the uninstallation process of the Antivirus software in a brief manner. So, check it out.
Press down the Windows and the letter R key at a time (Win+R). Then, on the Run bar, enter control. Next, click on OK. After that, ensure that the “View by” portion on the Control Panel window is set as Category. After setting the View by into Category, you will get the Programs option on the Control Panel window, click on it. Then, select Programs and Features. Further, if you look at the window which gets open after selecting the Programs and Features option, you will find that all the installed programs are listed on this window. Now, from the installed programs list, navigate to the third-party antivirus tool that you want to eradicate, and then right-click on it. After that, click on Uninstall> Uninstall, to confirm. And lastly, Restart your PC.
After, your system turns on, retry to install the Quick Heal Total Security software. Many of the users get the effective result using this method to solve Quick Heal Total Security error 1603.
Solution 3: Remove> Download> Reinstall the Quick Heal Total Security tool
In most of the cases, the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603 arises during the installation process, due to an incomplete presence of the Quick Heal files. In that case, to fix the matter, you need to remove the present Quick Heal downloaded file from the PC. After, you remove the file, then restart your PC. Next, check both the internet and the drive memory status, is it is OK or not. And if workable, then proceed with the further steps to get the Quick Heal Total Security tool installed:
- Launch a browser on your PC.
- Using the browser, navigate to the download page of the Quick Heal antivirus software.
- Next, from the Quick Heal page, select the application, which meets your OS requirements.
- Click on Download.
- Once the Download is successful, navigate to the file and follow the on-screen instructions to get the Quick Heal antivirus tool installed successfully.
All these are the overall instructions regarding the Quick Heal Total Security error 1603. Hopefully, after a complete study of this article, you will get the problem fixed and thus, you can scan your PC flawlessly using the Quick Heal software.