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Uninstalling a program

I have a program on computer that doesn't have an uninstall listed. I downloaded the Revo uninstaller and it doesn't show it. I went to regedit and it's not there for whatever reason. It's a game and I can play it so why is it not listed anywhere. I want to uninstall it. What do I do?

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You delete the app's home folder.

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Why this is has us reaching back in time all the way to about DOS 2.0 when folders (subdirectories) were added.

Even today there is NO requirement that an app shall have an uninstaller. You can encounter apps that you just drop the app into it's folder and you are done. To remove you delete it. It's that simple.

Can really irk folk used to the newer way of dealing with apps.

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Uninstall

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Look in the games folder and see if you find an uninstaller.

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Method to Uninstall

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1. Go to control panel
2. Go to Programs
3. Select uninstall Programs

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I uninstalled a program lately and it would not completely uninstall. Whoever tries to tell you that you could do something, but that it is not worth it because it would cost more than following their advice, is a wrongful solicitation. That is part of the Genius Bar scam group. However, I did completely make sure a program was removed by back-dating the computer with a clone of the hard drive I had created earlier. I will admit only one thing that they might like to hear. Whoever does not know how to administer advanced expert care, will not be able to do anything about it. I really appreciate getting to utilize the building blocks that has been passed down from the ancestors. You could even spend extra time and install a second Windows operating system on the same computer. Assume that you do have a second computer, but you want to know how something would function on a specific computer. When you install new programs, you can use a dummy system and test it. Thank you.

Post was last edited on January 15, 2019 6:09 AM PST

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