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  1.    11 Sep 2015 #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cbarnhorst View Post
    Add and Remove Windows Programs is the wrong place because it isn't a Microsoft program. It is Google. Uninstall from the Control Panel/Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    It's not there, I've looked.
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  2.    11 Sep 2015 #12
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cornishman View Post
    It's not there, I've looked.
    I've been giving this some thought and when I installed Google Chrome that file/folder was not set up..
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    I'm going to do some more recherché and see what I can find today..
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  3.    11 Sep 2015 #13
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    I've been giving this some thought and when I installed Google Chrome that file/folder was not set up..
    I'm going to do some more recherché and see what I can find today..
    Thanks!!!
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  4.    11 Sep 2015 #14
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cornishman View Post
    Thanks!!!
    You're so welcome.. I don't know when I'll get around to this but I will.. I have to take my girlfriend to the Dr and that could take up some time.

    Jeff
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  5.    11 Sep 2015 #15
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    Here is a description of what it is and what it's for:
    Googles Software Removal Tool Removes Crapware, Resets Your Browser

    I wouldn't worry about it.
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  6.    11 Sep 2015 #16
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Here is a description of what it is and what it's for:
    Googles Software Removal Tool Removes Crapware, Resets Your Browser

    I wouldn't worry about it.
    Thanks again BunnyJ !
    You've put my mind at rest.
    I'll just leave it where it is!
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  7.    15 Oct 2015 #17
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Here is a description of what it is and what it's for:
    Googles Software Removal Tool Removes Crapware, Resets Your Browser

    I wouldn't worry about it.
    The original poster was looking for the Software reporter tool. How did this morph into Google Software Removal Tool. As far as I can figure out reporting and removing are not the same thing.
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  8.    15 Oct 2015 #18
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    Quote Originally Posted by soloco View Post
    The original poster was looking for the Software reporter tool. How did this morph into Google Software Removal Tool. As far as I can figure out reporting and removing are not the same thing.
    @soloco,
    Well,.,, I did some research and that's what I found out. That it was part of Google..

    And welcome to the forums,
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  9.    15 Oct 2015 #19
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    @soloco,
    Well,.,, I did some research and that's what I found out. That it was part of Google..

    And welcome to the forums,
    Just out of curiosity do you know how his chrome downloaded that file Jeff?? I also run chrome and have never seen it before.
    I just did a check on my computer, and no such file exists. I didn't think Chrome would download a addon or file without asking the user 1st?? Just wondering....file doesn't sound bad at all.
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  10.    15 Oct 2015 #20
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    Quote Originally Posted by OldMike65 View Post
    Just out of curiosity do you know how his chrome downloaded that file Jeff?? I also run chrome and have never seen it before.
    I just did a check on my computer, and no such file exists. I didn't think Chrome would download a addon or file without asking the user 1st?? Just wondering....file doesn't sound bad at all.
    Honestly the only information I found was about a Google issue. I can't test it properly since I couldn't recreate the error on my system. It's hard to really say how it got there but there is no solid information on this issue.
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