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Uninstall pst backup when it does not show up in the Windows uninstaller?

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I installed the Outlook pst backup for one account on a Windows XP machine and deleted the account without doing an uninstall.  I need to install it for a new account on the machine and it will not install because it says that it is already installed and I need to uninstall it using the Windows uninstaller.  It does not show up there.  I looked in the registry for any obvious tags and did not find any.
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Hello ldschumacher,

Where did you look for the uninstaller?

   1. In Control Panel, click Add or Remove Programs.
   2. In the list of programs on the Install/Uninstall tab, find Microsoft Outlook Personal Folders Backup, and then select it.
   3. Click Change/Remove.
   4. Confirm that you are certain you want to uninstall this software by clicking Yes.

If no joy, use the Windows Installer Cleaner Utility to uninstall Oultook PST Backup
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=290301

Hope this helps!
war1
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