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Add Remove Program List

Posted on 1998-10-03
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In the Add Remove Program on Control Panel  there are
programs that do not exist, yet they are still in that
option remove field,  How do I erase or clean up  the
Add Remove Program option field?
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nbdyfool earned 60 total points
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The thing to do is to download and install TweakUI from Microsoft.  You can also find it at www.winfiles.com under Windows Shareware/Win95/98 apps/shell and desktop/power toys section.  These "ghost entries" can happen from not uninstalling the software properly, or by using the software's own uninstall feature rather than Windows' add/remove programs feature.  TweakUI has a feature to remove those entries from that field.
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Thanks,  I needed that
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