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Q: Trying to uninstall a program

I am trying to uninstall the program Aura but whenever i go to uninstall it the installshield window pops up and just sits at 0% even through programs like Revo

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Preferred Solution: Trying to uninstall a program

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hi
I have a windows vista laptop which has Advanced system protector installed and keeps loading and stopping laptop working correctly. I have tried to uninstall via control panel add remove programs but the uninstall program fails to uninstall and says that the uninstall.msg file is missing or corrupt.
Can someone offer any sugestions please did look at this a post using OTL program but this did not work for me.
Thanks
Paul
 

A:advanced system protector uninstall when uninstall program fails

Hiya and welcome to Tech Support Guy

Are you still having this problem? If so, lets start with running the following tools:
Download Security Check from here.
Save it to your Desktop.
Double click SecurityCheck.exe and follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.
A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.

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Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here

Double Click mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
Once the program has loaded, select "Perform Quick Scan", then click Scan.
The scan may take some time to finish, so please be patient.
When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
When disinfection is completed, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart.(See Extra Note)
The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
Copy&Paste the entire report in your next reply.
Extra Note:
If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts, click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process, if asked to restart the computer, please do so imme... Read more

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I have Vista Home Premium 32 bit.
I was having problems installing a program (Berlitz German Premier) where the install would just disappear halfway thru the process. A program would not appear under my programs list but when I went to Uninstall an icon for uninstall of the Berlitz software appears for each time I tried to install it. However I get the following error messages (see attached document with screen captures) when I tried to delete it the traditional way.
When I use Windows Install Clean Up utility, the program is nowhere to be found on the list; thus I can't use that program.
Any suggestions for how to get this program removed?
Thanks!

A:Program wont uninstall it with Uninstall or Install Cleanup Utility

Is this a windows XP program or one for vista. It looks like a compatibility problem. Check with vendor to see if they have a version for vista. Some older programs will not work with vista and never will. There is an option to run in capatibility mode with vista but does not always work.

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I need to know how to uninstall a program (quicktime) that's not listed in my add/remove programs, and has no uninstall option. I don't even remember installing it! It's really getting on my nerves! My kids may have installed it?????
 

A:how do I uninstall a program thats not in add/remove prog.? no uninstall option?

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I have found a file titled "SystemMove" on my uninstall list but it will not uninstall. Don't know what it is and was wondering if anyone else might know.

A:unknown program showing up on my uninstall list but will not uninstall

Have you tried using safemode to remove the software? See also Trial version of Revo and use the force remove feature. Let us know how it went.

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How can I uninstall a program that doesn't appear in Uninstall/change programs?

I can see the program folder in Program files but I guess deleting this folder alone will leave traces on the registy etc. I've tried with CCleaner and Revo uninstaller and the program doesn't appear either.

Any help will be welcome.

A:How can I uninstall a program that doesn't appear in Uninstall/change

Welcome to the Seven Forums

What program is it?

Jerry

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I want to uninstall some software not listed in "Add Remove Programs".

I've been attempting to install SQL Server 2005 and get the following error message:

SQL Server 2005 Setup has detected incompatible components from beta versions of VisualStudio, .Net Frameword, or SQL Server 2005. Use Add or Remove Programs to remove these components, and then run SQLServer 2005 Setup again. ​
Looking to the error log I found the following:

Product "{982DB00A-9C4E-436B-8707-18E113BAA44C}" versioned 9.00.1116 is not compatible with current builds of SQL Server.Expected at least version: 9.00.1399.00
The Product Name is "Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services CTP"

Product "{3BDB182E-8371-46BD-AC39-C14A91D5EEF8}" versioned 9.00.1116 is not compatible with current builds of
SQL Server.Expected at least version: 9.00.1399.00
The Product Name is "Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services CTP"

Product "{63A5DC0D-1EDD-4D69-8F31-87FAEB1F7084}" versioned 9.00.1116 is not compatible with current builds of SQL Server.Expected at least version: 9.00.1399.00
The Product Name is "Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Notification Services CTP"

Product "{E0A41F96-7231-4AE8-A654-EEB34F935462}" versioned 9.00.1116 is not compatible with current builds of SQL Server.Expected at least version: 9.00.1399.00
The Product Name is "Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Data Transformation Services CTP"

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A:Solved: Uninstall without Uninstall program

You can probably clean out any old versions of most of those programs using the Windows Installer Cleanup utility. Use it only on programs that have already been removed or absent from Add/Remove programs.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;290301

.Net Framework -- you are going to need -- so you should install the latest version.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/...0B-F857-4A14-83F5-25634C3BF043&displaylang=en
 

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Heres the scenario: I have a program installed but its not listed in the add/remove section of windows so I cant uninstall it the standard way. I use to have a program that would search for all installed programs and then you could "strong arm" and delete it....any suggestions
 

A:What program do you guys use to uninstall a stuborn program?

See if Add/Remove Pro from here helps;http://www.superwin.com/index.htm

If not, you may be in Registry editing or cleaning territory, and that can be tricky!
 

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Firstly, sorry for any possible interruption


I have the following problems and they seem to insist despite many of the solutions I've tried:
It must be something wrong with Control Panel / Programs / Programs and Features:
* Uninstall a program
* Turn windows features on or off
* View installed updates

-> I cant uninstall a program, the uninstall a program does nothing.
-> I'm trying to open "turn windows features on or off" and it says Bad image: -> osbaseln.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error.
-> Also pressing the "View installed updates" shows the following error: Windows cannot find '::_26EE0668-A00A-44D7-9371-BEB064}....: -//- }' Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again.



I remember having the problem after installing the latest updates. I tried system restore days before the event and the problems still insist. I'm not sure if this is the cause but it was as far as I can remember the last 'modification' for the system. I sure I did a disk defragment, browsing the web but I don't think this will affect the system.

And I'm sure I don't visit any 'weird' sites, mostly university forums, but just to be sure I scanned the whole computer with AVG. It found nothing as it always does. I've never had a virus issue from the first day I installed Windows 7, and it's almost 2 years since then.

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A:Can't Uninstall software from "Uninstall a program", link won't work

I am having the exact same problem. It used to work fine and now I can't click uninstall a program, it just doesnt show the following screen. Also I can no longer open iTunes! Really weird. Any suggestions?

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I am trying to uninstall a program on my computer by my uninstall Program can not find the program. Need help

A:My uninstall Program can not find a program

Hi and welcome to TSF we need more info what program, have you tried add remove programs why do you need to use a uninstall program, have you tried revo uninstaller
Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware - Free and Full Download - Uninstall software, remove programs, solve uninstall problems

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I am getting the following error when I launch iTunes:
 
"The software required for communicating with iPods and mobile devices was not installed correctly. Do you want iTunes to try to repair this for you."
 
When I click "Yes" I get the following message:
"The software required for communicating with iPods and mobile devices could not be repaired. Please reinstall iTunes if you widh to use these devices"
 
When I click "OK" iTunes opens with the following message:
A required iTunes component is not installed. Please repair or reinstall iTunes. (-42404)
 
When I click "OK" I get the following message:
itunes has detected it is not the default player for audio files. Would you like to go to the Default Programs control panel to fix this?
 
When I click "Yes" nothing happens. iTunes is open and can play songs.
 
I need to uninstall and reinstall iTunes. When I go to uninstall a program in the control panel iTunes is not there to uninstall.
What do I do? Thanks!!!

A:iTunes errors, iTunes not listed in Uninstall a Program to uninstall

Try downloading the iTunes installation software from the apple website.
When you go through the setup you should have an option to uninstall it or repair it. First try the repair if this dosnt fix the problem you are having uninstall it this way And reinstall it again.
Xen

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okay..ive been wanting to remove that program of the list from "add/remove programs windows" but the thing is.. its actually alr been removed but it still inside the list.. can any1 help me pls?? im sry if this thread alr done before

A:[Help Me Topic]Unexisting program still inside "Uninstall or change a Program"

Try this Programs and Features - Remove Uninstall Entry

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I downloaded a program I thought I needed but after installing it I found it was not quite what I wanted so I decided to uninstall it. Lo and behold I could not find the program to uninstall it.

I was becoming very irritable because a pop up kept showing itself entitled "Priority DR." and a message below that saying there was a big problem with my computer.

Unable to uninstall it my friend said he would assist me.

He found the program and uninstalled it using the uninstall command in the directory for the program.

Lo and behold after a restart it was still there.

So my friend uninstalled malwarebytes malware removal tool and superantispyware spyware removal tool.

After running these two programs and a restart the pop still appears.

Can you help me get rid of it please?

Phil T
 

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I have tried to remove ie 9, cant find it even in the windows updates and the browser says it is ie8, but my program says it is 9.  how do I get rid of ie 9 completely and just have ie8 stay on my computer? Thanks

A:I am trying to uninstall ie 9 as my program needs ie8 and

Hi -
M/soft has a special Fixit for this - http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9787447
Click on the link, click Run and follow any given onscreen directions
 
Thank You -

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I am not sure how a program called Eraser Project ended up on my computer, but I want to uninstall it. However, it will not let me uninstall. The program is Eraser.heidi.ie. Any suggestions on removing this?

rlight

A:I can't uninstall a program

If the program is running in system tray, (next to the clock) right click on the ERASER icon,(it looks like a red circle) click exit. This will stop the program from running. Next go to the control panel, uninstall a program, click on ERASER in the program list, click uninstall. Or you could choose to do a system restore instead to remove the unwanted program.
Do you have any registry cleaning tool or any system utility tools installed? Such as, CCleaner. If not, you may want to download and install CCleaner once you have removed the unwanted program to help clean up you system. Here's the link.
http://download.cnet.com/CCleaner/3000-18512_4-10315544.html

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I don't know if this is the right place for this post, but I'm currently using avast and there's a program listed under McAfee's name called "Shared C Run-time for x64". Is it safe to uninstall this, or would it be better to just leave it alone?

A:Can I uninstall this program?

After uninstalling McAfee, did you run the McAfee Consumer Products Removal tool (MCPR)?How to uninstall or reinstall McAfee products using the Consumer Products Removal tool (MCPR)McAfee Consumer Products Removal tool BleepingComputer download

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I am having a problem uninstalling a program with my windows 8 pc can someone please.

A:uninstall program.

Little short on details.

What program?
What happens when you try to uninstall it? What error message do you get?

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how do i fix or uninstall a driver that doesn't work and when i try to unistall it say uninstall not successfull

A:uninstall a program

Try REVO:http://www.revouninstaller.com/revo_uninst...e_download.html

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Please help.
I cannot uninstall "PARETOLOGIC" using my Control Panel program.
I get stopped by this drop down that does nothing for me.

"Please wait until current program is finished uninstalling or being changed."

I waited 2 hours and nothing happend. Any have an idea on what I may be doing wrong?
Using Vista Home Premium, SP2
 

A:Cannot uninstall program

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hello there i got this problem i was trying to remove a program so i found a game that i really never download it before so i got this msg (you do not have sufficient access to uninstall but i never download this game that i am trying to uninstall) so please help i have kaspersky internet security 2012 and malware if its virus i tryed full scan but nothing
 

A:Uninstall a program

zam said:





hello there i got this problem i was trying to remove a program so i found a game that i really never download it before so i got this msg (you do not have sufficient access to uninstall but i never download this game that i am trying to uninstall) so please help i have kaspersky internet security 2012 and malware if its virus i tryed full scan but nothingClick to expand...

You can't uninstall a program you didn't download.
 

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on win xp what is the correct way to remove a program with no uninstall provided,or is in win add/remove list?

thanking you all.
 

A:how to uninstall program?

Hi take a look here

http://howto.lycos.com/lycos/step/0,,search-74+23535+12097,00.html
 

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Hi,

I have windows vistal ultimate 64bit .
When im going to control panel>programs I see in the programs list on the tope a program something like [email protected][email protected]#@[email protected]~!.EXE

Sometimes the program is 8mb sometimes its 763mb when im trying to make for it uninstall im getting a msg that it cant find the uninstall info file or it dosent exist .

I search in my pc a place installed with something that is 763mb or 8mb in the date it show in the programs list 13/11/2008 but none is exist .

I tried to use SpyBot Search and destroyed so it found things but didnt solve anything . I have on my machine nod32 for long time didnt help . I have also Avira AntiVir install it didnt help .
I tried hijackthis posted the log file online to analyze it cleaned what was BAD but it didnt helo either .
I tried to use Adaware 2008 so its found some stuff cleaned but it didnt help .

What else could it be ? I dont understand it . Im sure its a apyware torjan worm or a virus beacuse sometimes its 8mb sometimes 763mb and cant be uninstalled or removed .

Any ideas what else can i do either then format my pc ?

I have attached to this post a picture jpeg picture of my control panel>programs list you can see the program i cant remove on the top list .

Thank you very much for the help .

A:A program cant be uninstall help please :

Hello Chocolade, and welcome to Vista Forums.

It could also be just a corrupted uninstall entry. You might see if using the free program CCleaner can remove it for you. In CCleaner, click on Tools icon and select that item, then click on Delete Entry.

Monitor your system afterwards, to see if anything else strange like this pops-up.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Good morning:
I had a free cd of Serif Photoshop 8 and decided to install and try (received from Serif themselves when I bought another program). Unfortunately it would not install properly, and various error messages popped up, one on top of the other. The first one said something about the Registry but the others popped up on top very quickly. I could not close them, so decided to End Task from Task manager. Now I cannot uninstall the program. I have tried from Add/Remove, I have tried from C Cleaner. Each time it says the program has been removed but it is still there. Does anyone know of any software that will get rid of this thing permanently.

A:program will not uninstall

Quote:




Serif Photoshop 8




What is this????

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Please help me....I download a "calendar" that I thought was going to be easy to use...Instead of one desktop calendar I ended up with several on the desktop and 4 icons on the taskbar I tried to uninstall the program, but was told I couldn't....I think I've really done it this time

A:I can't uninstall this program

Have you tried to uninstall the program in Safe Mode?

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I used to have Windows XP, which had Toshiba Media Center. So I upgraded to Vista, which doesn't have a Toshiba Media Center. But now, there's a program called Toshiba Media Center Game Console listed in the Programs and Features list in Control Panel. This program I'm sure used the Toshiba Media Center.
When I try to uninstall the TMCGC I get an error message - "The feature you are trying to use is on a network resource that is unavailable". It suggests I "enter an alternate path to a folder containing the installation package 'mce_console_toshiba.msi' ".
This program was published by WildTangent. There's some WildTangent stuff still on my computer, so it wasn't really uninstalled. Just apparently partly deleted during the upgrade process. It seems like what happened is that the old Toshiba Media Center was deleted and somehow part of the Toshiba Media Center Game Console got zapped.
How can I fix it?
Laura

A:Program Won't Uninstall

ps There doesn't seem to be anything called a "Toshiba Media Center Game Console" around. So when I open Programs and Features and I see "Toshiba Media Center Game Console" in the list of installed programs, I don't know what it's pointing at.

There are a few folders called WildTangent (the publisher of TMCGC) on my computer, in the Program Files and Program Data directories. But there isn't any folder that's related to TMCGC in the C: directory.
When I try to uninstall the TMCGC I get an error message "The installation source for this product is not available".

I guess I should just move the WildTangent folders to the recycle bin and see if it disappears from the Programs and Features list.

Laura

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I tried Spyware Doctor on Win7 HP and can't seem to uninstall it. Tried Unlocker, but that didn't seem to appear in my right click menu. How do you remove stubborn prograqms that won't uninstall. Thanks.

A:Can't uninstall a program

Hello jacatone.



Have you tried to uninstall it from safe mode; have a look at the tutorial at the link below; be sure to post back with an update.

Safe Mode

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Hi, I need some help with a problem I have.
I downloaded and used a program called Instant Lock used to encrypt files.
I locked a folder but forgot that I could only use the shareware version for 30 days. So, after this period when I ran the software I was asked to register in order to access my files. Since I did not want to keep the program I tried to uninstall it to regain access to the locked files but that also failed and I was once again prompted to buy the software.
Does anyone have any idea how to uninstall the software without losing my files?
Did anyone face the same problem?
Thanks for your help.
 

A:Cant uninstall program

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Greetings from Vancouver Canada, I have just tried to uninstall a little word processing program named Rough Draft, because it was giving me error messages. But it will not go away, for though it is gone from the control panel, it still appears in All Programs in Start. When I tried to manually delete that folder, it denies me access. There is still a short cut on my desk top for Rough Draft, and if I click it, it still opens Rough Draft, but then that file will not close. Instead, a little window tells me, ?Cannot create file\clip1.rtf? If I re-start my computer, the Rough Draft file will have closed. I am also getting notices on my desk top saying ?Access Violation at address 004848 in Module Rough Draft.exe. Read of address 0000023c? I would be grateful if anyone could help me exorcise this little un-dead Zombie and get on with my life! Thanks, IGY

A:program will not uninstall

The program may have had it's own un-installer...
You could re-install it and use it's uninstaller or you could give Revo Uninstaller a try...Free.

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The files are there, but not the start-up icon. If I click the uninstall icon, a message pops up: "Invalid or corrupt file." It doesn't appear in Windows Uninstall. Based on advice I read in this forum, I downloaded EZ Cleaner, but it can't find the program.

Can I safely just delete the program folder?
 

A:Can't Uninstall a Program

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I am new to the group so I am not sure if this is where to post. I have a problem with uninstalling GigaClicks Crawler. When I click on it to uninstall it says I do not administrative access to uninstall. I have searched and can not find any help for this. I also am having trouble with my laptop being slow, not running video's. if someone could help me or lead me in the right directions it would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

A:Uninstall a program

Give Revo uninstaller a try, if that does not do the trick you may need further help.  Some others are very good at that.
 
http://www.revouninstaller.com/revo_uninstaller_free_download.html

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Hi, I did a system restore to reinstall a program that I had uninstalled. It did not work. For some reason the program was only half heartedly removed, it was still on my PC but fragmented.

So I decided to completely uninstall it...however, I cannot. When I click uninstall it tells me this error that it can't find some uninstall file in my appdata folder. The setup.exe for that program also tells me the same thing. So now I cannot reinstall it because I can't uninstall it in the first place!

How can I force uninstall it?

A:I can't uninstall this program.

So you can't uninstall and also not install?

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Hi everyone,

I am trying to remove an online Bible program i had tried to install on my PC. I was just looking in the programs list and found it still listed. I tried to uninstall the program but it stubbornly refuses to remove itself.

A little background: I got the program from someone at my church, on disk. The disk was badly scratched and the software would never properly, or fully install itself. I got ALOT of errors during the install.
I never could install it, so i gave the disks back and thought I had uninstalled it before.

I tried to follow the instructions to reboot before uninstalling, but it did not work either.I am including 2 screenshots to help out.

Thanks in advance

A:I need help trying to uninstall a program

I use Revo uninstaller to get everything off my machine. Having said that..... can't you just go into your programs folder and delete them/it? Or go to your registry and delete all references to it?

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Hi all,

I have a USB bluetooth hardware device that I would use it before without problem. When I would put it into the USB port , the machine would install it's program automatically and I could use it easily. This time that I reinstalled Windows 7 I used the Driverpack for installing drivers. That pack installed a program named "Bluetooth Stack for Windows by Toshiba" for that USB hardware device. And now neither I can use the bluetooth nor I can uninstall that program. Now I want to remove it but I get error (image 2)!!
Any solution?
 

A:I can't uninstall that program

Can you go back to a system restore point. Before you install this driver. Or try removing the driver in safe mode.
 

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hi iam dinesh,
the INSTALL SHIELD UPDATE MANAGER was installed on my computer.and i dont know how it happened.it may be through automatic update also.

i want to know what is this program and how to uninstall it.

thanks in advance

A:hi somebody help me to uninstall this program

Google is your friend. Go to this link for your answer

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Hello,
I tried to re-install ITunes on Windows 7 but the installation fails saying that an older version is installed and the installation program can't remove it. I can see ITunes in the installed programs list but can't uninstall it from there Windows
says it can't find the msi file.  Seems I have a corrupted installation that I can't get rid of. Can someone help?

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How do you uninstall a program, when you press button in control panel, and it states,"can't delete program while it is in use?
I search throughout the computer to see where this program might be active but I am unable to locate it. I guess until I do it will stay. Please help if you can.

A:Uninstall program

You can go to Task Manager and check the processes...and end any pertaining to said program...or simply boot into safe mode and uninstall it from there.
 
Louis

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I have a particular program that I no longer use and wish to uninstall. I went to add/remove programs found the program in the list and clicked "remove". A window popped up that said something like "this option is only available for currently installed programs". I went and found the program in start>programs and fired it up so I know it is installed and works. It doesn't appear it has its own uninstall utility. How do I remove this program?

A:Cannot uninstall program

When the add/remove process fails, your only option is to clean it up manually. It then just boils down to how thorough you want to be. Simply deleting the installation folder will remove the files from your HDD. You can also run regedit and remove any references to the app from the registry. But for the most part, simply deleting the folder and the shortcut will suffice and ensure you don't cause any other issues.

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Hi,
I have a problem that is "haunting" me to no end! I cannot contine downloading a file until this program contained within this file is uninstalled so I can continue downloading. It tells me "CyberLink Power Director exists on my computer and needs to be uninstalled before the file can continue downloading". I have two uninstall programs and the item is not listed on either one of them. If I go to "Programs and Features" in my Control Panel I can find this program (Power Director) but there is nothing in the Publisher or size columns so I can uninstall. I have searched the registry for this program but found nothing. It has to be somewhere or it would not appear when I try to download the Cyber Link file. Hopefully some of you Techies can help me? Thank you.

A:Trying to uninstall a program

Which two uninstall programs do you have?

When you go to C,Program files,Cyberlink, and expand the folder is there not an uninstaller there?

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Until about 6 weeks ago I had AVG Free on a laptop and then I got Bitdefender and uninstalled AVG. I just noticed this AVG program in my Control Panel  avg technologies cz s.r.o visual studio it's a 10MB program. I assume I should uninstall it? Or is it of any benefit? 

A:Should I Uninstall This AVG Program?

Until about 6 weeks ago I had AVG Free on a laptop and then I got Bitdefender and uninstalled AVG. I just noticed this AVG program in my Control Panel  avg technologies cz s.r.o visual studio it's a 10MB program. I assume I should uninstall it? Or is it of any benefit? 
 
Considering two anti-viruses on the same computer can cause issues, and since you no longer have AVG, I would recommend removing it. (It's likely a redistributable to run AVG, therefore unnecessary.)

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I can not uninstall ShopperReport. it does not appear in my prorgam list. ShopperReport is such a nuisance as it show up every time the internet is turned on. thanks.Edit: Moved topic from Web Browsing/Email and Other Internet Applications to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

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Hello everyone I got a question I got win 7 when you uninstall a program it leaves files etc behide these bugs the heck out of me becucuase I like to keep things clean. I allways have to going progams etc usr etc and delete all these left overs. Is there any tips of settings or anything I can do about this. I been whating to post this for a long time. A persone would think uninstall a program in control panel would removal all of it but it doesn't. any I deas what do you pros do
 
thanks in advance Justin
 
Also to when you click the windows Icon left corner on desktop to open start panel where you can do a search I seem to never find what I need to. such as in the past I tired Bitdefender out I uninstalled I wanted to find all the left overs in the search box i typed bitfender it find anything. I had to c: etc. Can I change settings in the search in the start panel if so how. If I could to find left over files that would be alot easier. I remember in the past windows xp you could.

A:When you uninstall a program

Most programs, when they are uninstalled, leave leftovers, not only in the usual locations (i.e. Program Files, AppData, etc.) but also in the Registry.  Blame that on the developer of the program for not taking the time to write a good uninstaller.  Nevertheless, these leftovers won't do any harm or affect the performance of your machine.  If it bugs you then you'll have to hunt down the leftovers and delete them manually.  Furthermore, you'd better know what you are doing if you tamper with the Registry, and that includes using registry cleaners and optimizers without any idea of exactly what they are "cleaning".

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hi, I used revo uninstaller to remove left over stuff before I uninstalled the program. now I want to install it again and what I get is repair or remove options and both give errors. so how can I install the software again? it is server application for phonemypc

A:cannot uninstall a program

Download and get rid of the remnants from the old install
Piriform - Download CCleaner, Defraggler, Recuva, Speccy - Millions of users worldwide!

If this does not work, if you can, reinstall with system restore.

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I have Defender Pro 10-1 on my computer. The Virus protection part of the program expired in just a few months and I don't want to pay more to have a new key, I paid enough already. I was trying toinstall Norton and it says it cannot install because Defender Pro is there. I tried to uninstall through add and remove. I tried the uninstall that came with Defender Pro, and tried to go into program files and delete the folder myself. It will not uninstall because it is still running. I have exited everything I know how to exit. It just won't let me go any further. It is getting scary cuz I haven't any protection for several days now.
I was reading someone elses answer and downloaded the myunistall but got the same message. If this is running on my machine I can't find where.
I am running Win. XP Pro.

Thanks,

Nancy
 

A:Can't uninstall Program

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I downloaded "Error repair tool"...and I can't seem to uninstall it...I think I even got it from a windows updates...pane?..I talked to the online tech person on error rep tool site and he wasn't much help...it's still there...I did the ..click on start...control panel...programs and features...click on error repair tool...click on remove uninstall.....my little light that blinks when there is a lot of activity going on....and then the... do you want to proceed or cancel...box comes on and I have tryed both many times and in all the trys...there is no resolution...or the program is gone ...type of thingy comes up ....I also have turned off my computer and restarted it and the error rep tool ...is still there..

A:trying to uninstall a program...

use revo uninstaller
http://www.revouninstaller.com/

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What's a good program to use to uninstall other programs? I've used Vista's standard one, it sucked. I'm using Absolute Uninstaller, it sucks.

Can anyone think of a free uninstall program that actually uninstalls the program? I don't want to find a shortcut to a program that I uninstalled three months ago :rolleyes:
 

A:Uninstall program?

If CCleaner works with Vista that would be a good choice. I have found under XP that CCleaner's uninstaller that is under the tool section of this utility to be better than Windows Add/Remove.
 

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Hi all I am hoping someone here can help me. I am unable to use the pc running vista to post here due to the following problems.
My acer 5620z has been running fine for 3mths. i had a trial version of norton which i didn't renew and uninstalled. since then i have had nothing but probs. i am using 3connect (mobile broadband) for internet access as i have been flooded out of my home and connection is sporadic to say least. however after uninstalling norton could not connect to 3. when i plug in usb message says need to uninstall previous version of software, then when i try to uninstall get message setup.exe has stopped working. am unsure how to delete registry entries so would really appreciate some help there if that is what i need to do. the program is still showing in startup and when i try to run i get a really garbled message.
The pc i am using for this message is running XP and I have no problems here.
Please please help.
Thanks in advance
Shona

A:Uninstall a program, please please help

Hello Shona, and welcome to Vista Forums.

If you cannot log on to your user account in Vista, then you might try booting into Safe Mode instead. From either one, see if running the Norton Removal Tool to help get rid of any remnants of Norton can help.

Download and run the Norton Removal Tool

For about Safe Mode: Safe Mode

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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