Add/Remove Programs



CAO8661ME
07-10-2005, 02:16 AM
Having updated from 98 to XP I've got some old programs left which I can see
in the list in add/remove programs. They don't have any size against them,
but when I try to remove them it says uninstall can't find them. How do I get
rid of these from the list?
Thanks for any help.

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 02:16 AM
Removing Invalid Entries in the Add/Remove Programs Tool:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=310750

--
Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User
http://windowsxp.mvps.org


"CAO8661ME" <CAO8661ME@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:273C8BA3-C849-4BCF-A203-FF64D65B1ABA@microsoft.com...
> Having updated from 98 to XP I've got some old programs left which I can
> see
> in the list in add/remove programs. They don't have any size against them,
> but when I try to remove them it says uninstall can't find them. How do I
> get
> rid of these from the list?
> Thanks for any help.

CAO8661ME
07-10-2005, 02:16 AM
Thank you, worked fine.

Regards

Rod

"Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote:

> Removing Invalid Entries in the Add/Remove Programs Tool:
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=310750
>
> --
> Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
> Windows XP Shell/User
> http://windowsxp.mvps.org
>
>
> "CAO8661ME" <CAO8661ME@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:273C8BA3-C849-4BCF-A203-FF64D65B1ABA@microsoft.com...
> > Having updated from 98 to XP I've got some old programs left which I can
> > see
> > in the list in add/remove programs. They don't have any size against them,
> > but when I try to remove them it says uninstall can't find them. How do I
> > get
> > rid of these from the list?
> > Thanks for any help.
>
>

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 02:16 AM
You're welcome Rod.

--
Ramesh Srinivasan
MS-MVP, Windows Shell

Windows XP Troubleshooting
http://www.winhelponline.com

"CAO8661ME" <CAO8661ME@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:74CB38B0-DD0F-4C8D-AEED-DF99C05F709B@microsoft.com...
> Thank you, worked fine.
>
> Regards
>
> Rod
>
> "Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote:
>
>> Removing Invalid Entries in the Add/Remove Programs Tool:
>> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=310750
>>
>> --
>> Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
>> Windows XP Shell/User
>> http://windowsxp.mvps.org
>>
>>
>> "CAO8661ME" <CAO8661ME@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:273C8BA3-C849-4BCF-A203-FF64D65B1ABA@microsoft.com...
>> > Having updated from 98 to XP I've got some old programs left which I
>> > can
>> > see
>> > in the list in add/remove programs. They don't have any size against
>> > them,
>> > but when I try to remove them it says uninstall can't find them. How do
>> > I
>> > get
>> > rid of these from the list?
>> > Thanks for any help.
>>
>>


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