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by andrew burston / July 1, 2004 1:21 AM PDT

anbody know how to uninstall wildtanget i think its the cuse of memory problems on my computer and lots of parasites on my system it installed to play a game theres no unistall thing on the start menu its not even on the start menu its only in the control panel and its not in ad or remove programs

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Re: anybody
by Donna Buenaventura / July 1, 2004 1:28 AM PDT
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Re: anybody
by Berfert / July 1, 2004 5:53 AM PDT
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I had this same thing on my computer 2-3 months ago. Following the Pest partol steps cured the problem.

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by andrew burston / July 1, 2004 6:24 AM PDT
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thank you so much but it says its on add or remove programs but its not only thing is its on the control panel and its probaly got loads of dll somewhere

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by fortuna / July 1, 2004 6:45 AM PDT
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I have it in my Control Panel too. Adaware *may* have deleted the actual program, but the icon is still there...
So Andrew, you aren't the only one..

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by andrew burston / July 1, 2004 6:54 AM PDT
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it must still be active somehow cause if you click on it it opens up and allows you to change things and i dident get back all that memory i lost and when i run adware i still get wildtanget coming up and theres lots of strange .exe files in my drive but i dont know which ones i need and which ones i dont also i have not removed the dll files cause that website does not make any sense i kno quite a lot about computers but not that kind of help so any one got any more help cause i strated with 300gb and used a bitof that i think it was some where about 99gb left and wildtanget just installing it to 700mb and then to 40omb im know left with 160mb something like that

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by Marianna Schmudlach / July 1, 2004 7:39 AM PDT
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WildTangent manual removal:
Delete registry values:
Browse to the key:
'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Run'
Delete the value 'wcmdmgr'

Delete directories:
\wt


http://www.2-spyware.com/parasite-wildtangent.html

Before you go into the registry - BACKUP !!!

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by andrew burston / July 1, 2004 8:03 AM PDT
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thanks know the best programs to remove spy ware and parasites and maybe a virus scanner just incase but ill need free programs

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