Uninstalling Through 98 Registry

Hi

I want to unistall Microsoft Works 2000 from my Win 98 and have no copy of the original Cd to allow me to do this.

So I thought I can do this through the registry but not too sure. Any idea how this is done properly or indeed any other way?


Thanks in advance

Mark
MarklwukAsked:
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sunray_2003Commented:
Not sure if this cleanup utility mentioned here http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=816273
would work. Try and post back
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SheharyaarSaahilCommented:
Hello Marklwuk =)

Is it not present in Control Panel>Add\Remove Programs List ??

!! GOOD LUCK !!
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blue_zeeCommented:

Maybe this will help:

Works 2000: How to Change the Works 2000 Installation
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;239970

Zee
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sunray_2003Commented:
zee,

looks like this way , the user has to have the CD . The questioner has no CD.

Not sure if there is a way around.

Marklwuk,

I am not sure if using office cleanup utility will remove works also like Eraser 2000.
This will surely remove office but might remove works.
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blue_zeeCommented:
The core components of Works 2000 consist of the following programs:

Program                                  Executable file
Works 2000 Word Processor      Wkswp.exe
Works Spreadsheet                   Wksss.exe
Works Database                        Wksdb.exe
Works Calendar                        Wkscal.exe


Additionally, Works 2000 Setup installs the following shared components:
Microsoft System Information 4.10a
Clip Art Gallery 5.0
Microsoft WordArt 2.52
Microsoft Draw 1.02
Microsoft Equation Editor 3.0
Microsoft Note-It 1.10
Shared Text Converters


This is what I thought could be interesting towards a manual cleanup.
;-)

Zee
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ico2Commented:
if the cd is required to uninstall then *b*o*r*r*o*w* *a* *c*d*
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