What is ESN Sonar? | Steps to disable it

ESN Sonar

While using Windows, many users come across various software that are not identified by the user and creates a confusion. Some of them are necessary for proper functioning of various installed software. Some of the famous software are namely ESN Sonar and GSVR. This software come along with other software and help them execute the .exe files.

In the article, we will learn more about ESN Sonar along with steps to disable and delete it permanently from the system.

Note: “Techlogitic Team is not responsible for any damage caused to the system due to the uninstallation of the ESN Sonar.”

What is ESN Sonar?

ESN Sonar is an add-on application that is installed with Battlefield game as a voice chatting module to communicate between the voice service and the game. It is basically a VOIP service that helps attaining a very smooth and low latency audio transfer to the game. It is most commonly installed for Battlelog and Battlefield. One can also use Gentoo as its alternative.

Is ESN Sonar harmful?

Many users have been complaining that this software is a spyware and that is breaches a user’s privacy and get access to audio of a user when not in use. It is the only reason users are afraid. Also, it runs in background that poses a doubt for a user. However, till date, no user data has been breached or leaked by the app nor any system files got affected.

Some users suggest that the ESN Sonar feature can be disabled using the voice button that be marked out that prevents the software from accessing the sound of the system. There is a catch that states that because it is an VOIP service, it can bypass the connections and gain access to the system. So, if a person is not into gaming, one must definately remove the software using the following methods.

How to uninstall the service from PC?

To get rid of the application. Firstly, we will end all the processes from Task manager by right clicking the bottom bar.

Now, find the service and end the process. After that, move on to the control panel.

  • Open Control panel.
  • Click the programs tab.

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  • Find the .Exe file of the same.
  • Click uninstall.

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  • Restart the computer.

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Apart from this, a user can also open run dialog Box and type services.msc and disable the service.

How to remove the application using uninstaller?

To get started with this method, Dorset install the uninstaller app by clicking here.

After downloading, install the application using default settings.

Now, run the uninstaller and it will scan sir all the third party applications in the computer.

From the programs list, click the ESN sobar application. Click the uninstall option and let the process complete.

After uninstalling, restart the computer to make sure the application has been removed successfully.

The conclusion

So, these were some methods with detailed process of uninstallation of ESN Sonar application.

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