Anyone know how to get rid of a program that`s already
removed from system but will not disappear from the "Add
& Remove programs list" in control panel.
Any help appreciated, Brett
Clean Up The Add/Remove BoxQuote:> Anyone know how to get rid of a program that`s already
> removed from system but will not disappear from the "Add
> & Remove programs list" in control panel.
> Any help appreciated, Brett
Sometimes, when you uninstall a program, its entry remains in the
Add/remove programs listing. Or you might delete something manually and
find that the entry remains in the list of uninstallable programs. You
can clean up the list and remove programs that you've already
uninstalled. Run Regedit and navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall. From there, you can
remove any unwanted items, which are in the form of Registry keys.
Remember to back up the registry before doing this though
HOW TO: Back Up, Edit, and Restore the Registry in Windows XP
"If you're going through hell, keep going"
Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)
British Statesman, Prime Minister, Author
I found, sometimes, I cannot remove programs from "add/remove program"
in windows system, for some unknown reasons. As time goes, I have more
and more shits left on my computer. Does anybody know how to remove
these programs and make my computer clean and neat.