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can someone tell me if I should uninstall "ATT-PRT22"

by swiftf0x / October 22, 2009 6:41 PM PDT

Hey everybody,

I was looking through my control panel and saw that there was a program I have never seen before in the Programs and Features called "ATT-PRT22" I have already tried searching it on google and found little results.

I am wondering if it might be a program for comcast internet (I recently changed from ATT DSL to Comcast)If anyone can help and tell me what this program is for and whether I should uninstall it, I'd appreciate.

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Probably something AT&T installed for your DSL
by Nicholas Buenk / October 22, 2009 8:35 PM PDT

Was it a USB DSL modem? Could be drivers. You probaly don't need it anymore though, can uninstall it.

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Read this:
by Slikkster / October 23, 2009 7:50 AM PDT

From another website:

"Part of AT&T's 2Wire Modem installation. Look for ATT-PRT22 in Add\Remove Programs and delete.

Also, delete the folder "Motive" in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Motive after uninstall."

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by reebolton / February 20, 2012 3:09 AM PST
In reply to: Read this:

Are you suggesting delete because the installation has already been done, and it's no longer needed - not even for future "support"? There were a lot of files in "Motive" Folder. (As you probably suspect, I'm not a really great computer savvy person!).


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It's been a while
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / February 20, 2012 3:15 AM PST
In reply to: ATT-PRT22

Over two years in fact, so I am unsure if the original posters will respond.

From what I read above, if you were connected via AT&T but now have some other connection, then it is safe to remove all that.

If you are still connected via AT&T, then perhaps it would be unwise.


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Removing AT&T PRT22
by reebolton / February 20, 2012 9:13 AM PST
In reply to: It's been a while

Thanks, Mark. I'm still connected via AT"&T, so I'll take your advice and leave it!
Thanks, again!

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