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can't remove webshots desktop using add/remove

by deew480 / January 15, 2010 2:13 PM PST

I have been trying to remove webshots for about a week now. I go to add/remove programs click to remove webshots desktop, it will ask me if I want to remove the program, I click yes then nothing happens. I am not a premium customer of webshots so I can't contact their tech dept. Can someone please help me with this?

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Try Windows Installer Cleanup . . .
by Coryphaeus / January 15, 2010 9:11 PM PST

Find it at Google.

Or a utility called Move on Boot (Google).

Or try the Add/Remove in Safe Mode.

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Re: can't remove webshots desktop using add/remove
by royc / January 16, 2010 8:44 AM PST

If the 2nd post does not work try to remove it with 'My Computer', empty the recycle bin, then run
Ccleaner http://www.ccleaner.com/ccleaner-20 to clean up the register.

If 'My Computer' does not work try any of the delete programs, like 'Super Delete', out there, then run Ccleaner to clean up the register.

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Try This.
by Tufenuf / January 16, 2010 9:49 AM PST
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