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Windows 7: best uninstallers

04 Apr 2016   #1
bluesfloyd

32 bits window7
 
 
best uninstallers

hi guys,

what uninstallers are you guys using for best results, i am using IObit uninstaller, i did uninstall a HP Deskjet printer using IObit, but when i used windows search looking for HP Deskjet, there are files still on the laptop something to do with HP Deskjet, are there uninstallers that would uninstall every thing to do with HP Deskjet ????



thanks for your time,

bluesfloyd,


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04 Apr 2016   #2
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

You should uninstall any software from IObit. It does not have a good reputation.

The normal uninstall process for HP printer software should work. Any items left behind should not cause problems.

That said, someone will stop by your thread and post info on the uninstaller that they use.
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04 Apr 2016   #3
Zoloft

Win7 Home Premium x64
 
 

In my experience, the uninstaller is the only piece of software that IObit got right. Who's to know though, how future updates may drag it down to the barely-better-than-malware status of the rest of their software. In the cases that the normal uninstall process does not work, I use Revo Pro.
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04 Apr 2016   #4
kronckew

Win 7 ultimate x64 sp1
 
 

another vote for revo pro.
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04 Apr 2016   #5
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

I too use Revo Pro.
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04 Apr 2016   #6
Callender

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

RE: IObit Unistaller.

See Post #2 in this thread:

What's a Good Program For Uninstalling Applications/Programs on PC?

Other uninstallers are also mentioned.
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05 Apr 2016   #7
JimSF

W7 Ult x64
 
 

Generally speaking the best uninstallers are those that make a kind of "snapshot" of your system b4 and after you've installed the software and let it run or open just once. There are the uninstallers from Ashampoo (the latest one v6) and Revo, if you use the snapshot availability in the Pro version (I think they call it the monitored installation way). As far as I know IObit doesn't make snapshots, but it's a good uninstaller anyway.

I've been using Ashampoo for some 10 years and believe me it's even that good that it allows you to reinstall a trial version of a software, which in fact is the best test, but not the purpose of a good uninstaller of course.
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05 Apr 2016   #8
Laith

Windows 10 Professional x64
 
 

I can vouch for Revo Pro, great program.
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05 Apr 2016   #9
JimSF

W7 Ult x64
 
 

Only if you use the traced program module of Revo. Otherwise it's just another uninstaller like f.e. IObit. Programs like Ashampoo Uninstaller always automatically choose this tracing while installing a program. Very big difference I guess.
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