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Uninstall Hidden Programs in Windows 7


I want to uninstall a program off my laptop. It's not showing up in the uninstall programs list so I presume it's hidden for some reason (The program is First Class - according to the applications website the removal route is through add & remove programs).

I know in XP there is an file which shows all installed programs and some have the word hidden at the beggining of the file name, which keeps the program name out of add & remove - I presume the same is true of Windows 7?

Can anyone tell how to "unhide" the program please.



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Hi Tara/Grif

Thanks for your replies.

I'll try deleting the folder as per First Classes support - The only thing is that I'm using version 10 which their site suggests should show up in add/remove programs.

Merry Christmas

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I've deleted the folder and all is fixed.

Thanks again for your help.


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Glad it worked!

Happy you were able to uninstall the program.


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glad it worked

thanks a lot

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