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Windows 7: UimBus and Uim_IM Drivers

16 Jan 2011   #1
squid13

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit
 
 
UimBus and Uim_IM Drivers

I have in my event viewer the following drivers failed to start UimBus and Uim_IM and from what I've read they belonged to Paragon. I had it installed once and removed it. Is this left overs and if so how do I remove them. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I'm using Windows 7Pro 64 bit.


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16 Jan 2011   #2
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Use the trial version of Revo Uninstaller, use the 'Forced Uninstall" feature
Revo Uninstaller Pro - Uninstall Software, Remove Programs easily
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03 May 2011   #3
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

in case anybody else experiences this problem:

i've just found out that i'm getting these uimbus/uim_im (universal image mounter) errors too.

so i downloaded revo unistaller, but of course there aren't any paragon entries there, as i uninstalled it a while back while testing.

i didn't feel like installing paragon again, then force uninstalling it, so i did some snooping around and found three files in windows/system32/drivers:

UimBus and Uim_IM Drivers-uim.png

then i cranked up regedit, searched for uim, found some entries in HKLM\system\controlset\services (and HKLM\system\controlset001\services) and deleted them.

crossed my fingers, rebooted, and problem solved


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07 May 2011   #4
Daddyman

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Just wanted to say thanks!

I had the same problem - with UimBus and Uim_IM - and your solution works.
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18 Mar 2012   #5
skbaltimore

Windows 7 Pro 32-bit
 
 

Thanks!! I just ran into the same issue.
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18 Mar 2012   #6
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

thanks for the thanks!

makes helping more worthwhile.
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30 Aug 2012   #7
mlg3000

Win 7 64 Prof
 
 

Thanks - I had the same problem
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2 Weeks Ago   #8
seven4bart

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

is it necessary to delete the registry entries? i made the files in in windows/system32/drivers ...sys.bak-files shouldn't that do the trick?
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2 Weeks Ago   #9
seven4bart

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

furthermore .. its the currentcontrolset
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