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Posted on 2014-02-27
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unable to remove an application from windows 7 , get error -1605 this action is only valid for products that are currently installed.

when I run setup.exe , only options are to modify or remove


How can I fix this?

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Question by:mvalencia2003
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by:strivoli
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I don't understand what's your problem: if you want to remove why don't you run setup and select the remove option?
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Maybe it's installed per-user for another user?
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I run setup.exe , select REMOVE - - then get that error

no one else uses computer ..
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by:strivoli
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Do you get the same error if you try to remove the software using the Control Panel applet?
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Please produce detailed log and post here. Instructions at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/223300

Capture how you launch setup.exe and how it shows the error.
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Re-installed OS , , works now ..

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