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Windows 7: Office Click-to-Run 2010 won't uninstall

27 May 2011   #1
mugonzohack

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 
Office Click-to-Run 2010 won't uninstall

I have a new machine running Win 7 Home Premium 64, which came preinstalled with Office 2010 Starter. I'm trying to uninstall all Office software, but Office Click-to-Run 2010 won't uninstall.

When I try to uninstall it from the Programs and Features screen, I get an error message that reads, "The action could not be completed. Try the action again. If the action continues, contact Microsoft Product Support."

I have tried the Microsoft Fix it for Me wizard (How do I uninstall Office 2003, Office 2007 or Office 2010 suites if I cannot uninstall it from Control Panel?) to no avail, and I've tried Revo Uninstaller, which removes Office Click-to-Run from the Add or Remove Programs screen but does not uninstall it cleanly.

There are two other Office 2010 entries in the Programs and Features list: Microsoft Office Starter 2010 - English and Microsoft Office 2010. These uninstall without any issue, but Office Click-to-Run 2010 won't budge.

Any ideas?


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27 May 2011   #2
TheReaper

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hello, welcome to Seven Forums.
Download & install Revo Uninstaller, it will get the job done & clean up anything that would be left by the program after the normal uninstall.
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27 May 2011   #3
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

If Revo won't play ball you could try Zsoft.

Download the trial version here: ZSoft Uninstaller, Monitor Installations, Uninstall Software
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27 May 2011   #4
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

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27 May 2011   #5
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Another Option

Microsoft Install Cleaner ------- msicuu2.exe.
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23 Jul 2012   #6
katiep777

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
ms office click to run 2010

Though it appears as an installed program under programs and features, ms office click to run 2010 is anything but an uninstallable program: it is a reference to a local disk drive, reserved and possibly expandable, and protected as local drive Q. This partition (if that's what is) is impregnable. My advice, let it be.
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