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Questions tagged [uninstall]

The process of removing an installed program from a computer, including (but not always) any additional data, like user profiles, registry entries, services, etc...

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How can I uninstall Corel Update Helper

There is a program on my computer, apparently installed along with Corel Paint, called "Update Helper" that is basically an ad platform. It does not appear in the Startup tab of the task manager. ...
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How to reinstall Microsoft Edge after removing every trace of it in the system?

One day I was angry with Microsoft Edge and I deleted its subfolders under systemapps, winsxs and %appdata% by using FASTFIND (which is an application for fast search in Windows). Therefore, there is ...
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Unable to uninstall Paragon HFS+ For Windows

I wanted to create a bootable usb key of MacOS Sierra so I needed to be able to read HFS partition on my Windows 10 computer. After a quick research I found this software : https://www.paragon-...
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Does --purge work after running apt autoremove?

If I'm understanding correctly, apt autoremove removes unused dependencies and adding the --purge option will remove other associated files (config files?). I'm kinda guessing because I haven't found ...
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Windows 10 - Uninstalled application but still on “open with” menu

I uninstalled the application, cleared caches and repaired registry with Glary Utilities but the application is still a target application to open files. How can I remove that application completely?
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How to remove an application from OS X Launchpad when it has no X, does not appear in the applications folder, and refuses to go into the trash?

I wish to remove this application from Launchpad - and preferably Spotlight as well. Screenshots are linked at the bottom of the post. I have an application (a game) called The Bridge that I ...
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Can't uninstall a program in Windows 10

I have some files on an external hard drive. The drive is corrupted and I am currently in the process of recovering those files and transferring them from the E:\ drive (external USB drive) to the F:\ ...
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/usr/sbin/vbox-uninstall-guest-additions - uninstall.sh: No such file or directory

ISSUE I am using dotless' vbguest vagrant plugin to keep my Virtualbox guest additions updated. Trying to install guest additions now using $ vagrant vbguest --iso VBoxGuestAdditions_5.2.18.iso --...
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How to get rid of program whose uninstall throws NSIS error?

I installed OpenVPN 2.4.x on Windows 10 and the latest version was too unstable so I wanted to uninstall it to go back to a stable version. However, uninstalling it from both the the uninstall.exe ...
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Duplicate but different Windows Uninstalls in Registry

I am trying to understand the difference between GUID and non GUID keys in HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall. Some things have a GUID key and a non GUID key, with very ...
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Find out whats taking up space in a program Windows 10

On the uninstall or change a program window in control panel, a program is supposedly taking up 1.23TB of space which can't be right. I'd uninstall this but am worried that it will delete other files ...
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Permanently remove “Xbox Live Auth Manager”

There is a task running on my 64-bit Windows 10 machine called "Service Host: Xbox Live Auth Manager". I want to permanently remove this component from my system. If I try to end the task, I get the ...
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vs_communitycore.msi can't be executed - error code 1619

I'm having problems with my old VS 2015 installation on Windows 7, I cannot repair/uninstall it, It seems the packages were corrupted after I migrated my operating system. I have manually ...
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Uninstall Batch Fails as System

I am trying to use a simple batch to remove and replace Avatier Credential Provider, and am running into an issue when running the batch as SYSTEM. MsiExec.exe /x {DB7DE612-0D4F-49B5-B6B3-...
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Uninstalling MS voice not possible

In order to reproduce a bug with the Voices (available through SAPI) in Windows, I exported a registry key from a customer's computer and imported it on my computer. Namely it was ...

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