troubleshooting Question

How do I uninstall unsigned system drivers

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I wish to do an in place upgrade of a server 2003 Standard R2 machine to Server 2008 Standard R2. However the Compatibility report states that I need to Uninstall an unsigned system driver first.


Uninstall these unsigned system drivers:
Program: Symantec Volume Snapshot Provider
Publisher: Symantec Corporation
Path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\DRIVERS\vsp.sys

The only Symantec software installed on this machine is the "backup exec" backup agent which I uninstalled using the add remove programs wizard. but this driver still remains. How do I go about uninstalling this driver correctly so I don't break anything?

Thanks
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