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Wolf K

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Since: Apr 01, 2009
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(Msg. 16) Posted: Thu Apr 02, 2009 8:08 am
Post subject: Re: Can't install or uninstall McAfee [Login to view extended thread Info.]
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1PW wrote:
> On 04/01/2009 05:53 PM, Larry Sabo sent:
>> Wolf K wrote:
>>
>>> Or get Your Uninstaller, which does a pretty good job of cleaning out
>>> traces of uninstalled programs. You will probably have to reboot and use
>>> YU twice, since it can't always unlock and delete files that Windows
>>> thinks are still needed.
>> Revo Uninstaller does the same thing, and is excellent freeware:
>> http://www.revouninstaller.com/
>>
>> Larry
>
> Hello Larry:
>
> Agreed! I'd try almost any other viable utility before I tried the best
> registry cleaners. One would be fearful that the hive would be
> incomplete or damaged after an indiscriminant operation.
>
> My $0.02USD
>
> Pete


I use Registry Mechanic, with no problems (yet Wink). In fact, I've
sometimes had to remove some keys by hand after using it.

HTH

wolf k.

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Richard

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(Msg. 17) Posted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:37 pm
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"1PW" wrote in message

> On 04/01/2009 03:43 PM, Richard sent:
>> You doing a Restore "May" work, but I don't think it will. I had a
>> similar
>> case with Avast. It would not completely uninstall, and would not let me
>> load over itself. In other words, my PC locked up on
>> Avast.......couldn't
>> go forward or backward. Solution? Reformat.
>
> Hello Richard:
>
> In that particular case, I might have tried working closely with Avast
> support to resolve the issue.
>
> It probably would be a registry entry that would keep you from going
> back or going forward.
>
> Regards,
>
> Pete
> --
> 1PW @?6A62?FEH9:DE=6o2@=]4@> [r4o7t]

Pete, your correct, that I should have worked with Avast, but not knowing
if they would reply in a couple of days, or weeks, I felt I had no other
choice but to reformat. I wanted to be protected, but not have two programs
on the PC, and one that wouldn't work, not knowing what problem may arise
from it.

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