How to uninstall software that failed to do in add/remove GUI?

Posted on 2013-05-22
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Last Modified: 2013-05-29
This is using MS Windows 2003 R2 64-bit server. There are 2 software with unidentified company were found installed. I tried to uninstall them from add/remove console, but, failed. BTW, any alternative way that I can remove them? by registry? or any 3rd party tools? Please show step-by-step instruction.

Thanks in advance.
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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have you tried with Window cleanup utility.. if that does not help then provide application name which want to remove

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by:Skyler Kincaid
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Windows Cleanup Utility only works for MSI installers so it may work for some of them.

I prefer Revo uninstaller. Start with the moderate removal setting and move up to aggressive if you have issues. It tires to run the uninstaller if it is there, it clears the registry and the. Deletes any files. It lets you select everything you want to remove.

Just download the free version:


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yes, it works

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