Windows 10: program wont uninstall

  1.    20 Jan 2016 #1

    program wont uninstall

    how do you delete a program that wont uninstall?
    normal uninstall just hangs, deleting the program folder and running ccleaner to clear the registry still has it showing up.
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       20 Jan 2016 #2

    Give this 3rd party uninstall program a try.
    It is called Revo Uninstaller.
    It has a free version. Install that and see if it can help you uninstall what you failed to do.
    Go to Revo Uninstaller Freeware section, and click the Free Download button.
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  3.    21 Jan 2016 #3

    You could also try GeekUninstaller. It's free and it has got an option to force delete any installed app.
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  4.    21 Jan 2016 #4

    You could also try and reinstall/repair the program and then repeat the unistall
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  5.    21 Jan 2016 #5

    the revo program worked
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  6. davidhk's Avatar
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       21 Jan 2016 #6

    detectorfrog said: View Post
    the revo program worked
    You are welcome.
    Please mark this thread as Solved.
    Thank you.
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