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Windows 7: i cant open Picasa

09 Mar 2012   #1
pamg16

windows 7 home premium32bit
 
 
i cant open Picasa

i have installed picasa . but every time i try to open it nothing happens. i uninstalled and reinstalled but still nothing Help. I used this program with vista and no problems . i now have 7 and i am having no luck. Thanks


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09 Mar 2012   #2
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

Try uninstalling with Revo Uninstaller.
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09 Mar 2012   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 
 

+1.

In addition enter msconfig>Startup and uncheck Picasa first before uninstalling with Revo so that that particular Registry key cannot remain because it is running at the time. Startup Programs - Change

Then do the same in msconfig>Services after Hiding All MS Services. You really only need you AV running at Startup for best performance, and it should be free lightweight Microsoft Security Essentials.

Reboot, check to make sure it remains turned off in both places, then uninstall with Revo in Advanced mode. Revo Uninstaller - How toTo Completely Uninstall Programs
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10 Mar 2012   #4
pamg16

windows 7 home premium32bit
 
 

Thanks for that. i downloaded Revo and it worked. Picasa is working fine now. Cherrs.
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