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Windows 7: Removing Whitesmoke From Programs/Features

01 Jan 2014   #1
jmrpjb

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Removing Whitesmoke From Programs/Features

Does anyone know how I can remove 'Whitesmoke' from my computer. I've tried to do it via The Control Panel (please see attached) but I get the message that I don't have the authority and I should see my Administrator (My User Account is an Administrator). I've tried to remove it with CCleaner but I get the message that it can't be found (attached).

Does anyone know of another way to get rid of this pesky varmint?

Cheers, and Happy New Year!

P.S. I have tried (and hopefully succeeded) to add my "system specs" to the information in my account so that information should be accessible.




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01 Jan 2014   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Follow the step here by Jacee, DO NOT run the clean portion, let us look at the scan log first.
Steps of removing Adware?
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01 Jan 2014   #3
Urthboundmisfit

Win 10 Pro x64, Win 7 Pro x64
 
 

What Britton said.
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08 Jan 2014   #4
jmrpjb

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I downloaded Adware, did the scan (and, I'm sorry, I also did the clean) and I've attached the log for:
after the scan, after the clean and then after another scan.

While I've got you, I've run into the problem of not being able to remove programs because they're not listed in Add/Remove Programs in the Control Panel. As we speak, there's another one called Windows Easy Transfer which I can't remove. So, ideally, I would like to learn how to manually remove programs that don't appear in the Control Panel.

Thank you for your help


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File Type: txt AdwCleaner[R1].txt (1.6 KB, 2 views)
File Type: txt AdwCleaner[S0].txt (28.8 KB, 2 views)
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