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how to run %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\ARPWrapper.exe /Remove

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exact path to be typed in cmd path after c:\

%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\ARPWrapper.exe /Remove

for uninstalling SQL 2005 instance?
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ProgramFiles is a variable at the DOS/ System level -- to see the list of variables at a prompt type SET and <Enter>
Typically it is like this:
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ProgramFiles=C:\Program Files
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So at the prompt you may sometimes need to wrap a path in quotes if it has spaces in it. Try this:
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"%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\ARPWrapper.exe" /Remove
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