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No Delete Button in Add/Remove Programs of Control Panel

by firya87 / December 20, 2008 6:33 PM PST

Dear CNET Members and Moderators,

To remove Softwares we go to Add/Remove programs in Control Panel. But, in Add/Remove Programs, I get strange numbers along with the current software loaded in the computer. But I do not get "Delete" or "Repair" command button. I only get the "Software's Name" along with its "Size".

What is the problem? Have I deleted any important file? What
should I do? Please suggest.

My computer Configuration is as follows.
Windows XP Service Pack 2
Intel Pentium D 3.00 GHz

Thanks a lot

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by sunwatcher / December 20, 2008 9:32 PM PST

Hightlight the program's name by selecting it (clicking on it), then the "Change/Remove" button will appear.

If that's not the problem, then I'm at a loss.

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Re: No Delete Button in Add/Remove Programs of Control Panel
by Tufenuf / December 20, 2008 10:58 PM PST
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by firya87 / December 20, 2008 11:58 PM PST

Dear CNET Members,

Thanks a lot for the prompt reply. I checked out the links given and through "REGEDIT", HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Program Name,

I found only 3 softwares which are installed in my computer but didnot have "NoModify" Nor "NoRemove" so I used "RegistryFix". I was successfull for the 3 softwares. What about others. Where will I be able to find all my other softwares.

Thanks a lot

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