Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: How to de-install services (without original program)?

24 Jan 2016   #1
pstein

win7pro 64bit
 
 
How to de-install services (without original program)?

Assume some programs (which of cause do not belong to the "core" Win 7 system) created some services..

During deinstallation the original programs these programs do NOT cleanup their corrsponding services.

So is there a way to deinstall services later in another way?

I don't want to just disable them. I want a complete de-installation.

Peter


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
24 Jan 2016   #2
mitchell65

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

You could try the free version of Revo Unistaller
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Jan 2016   #3
Alejandro85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

One simple command can delete any service:

Services - Delete

Code:
SC DELETE <ServiceName>
This completely removes the service in question. Note that you must specify it the internal name of the service, not the display name that Windows displays in the service list. You must run this as administrator for it to succeed.

Note that it just delete the service entry in the registry. It doesn't touches any file at all, so verify what the binary is and if it still exists before deleting.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 How to de-install services (without original program)?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Can I install Win 7 on a notebook with original Win 10 and SSD?
Assume I buy a notebook with pre-installed Win 10 on a SSD. I prefer to use Win 7 and have a couple of Win 7 licenses available. Can I install Win 7 on this notebook (provided I found all necessary drivers)? In other words is the driver environment model of Win 10 the same as in Win 7? ...
Drivers
Who else is still running their original Win 7 install
I guess it's been about a year now that I installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit on my main machine and have had no real issues with the OS. only had a handful of BSOD's due to video card drivers and that's it. I use my machine anywhere from 5-12 hours/day every day depending on if I am working or...
General Discussion
How to delete a program from Task manager services...
Hello... How to delete "avast! Antivirus" from task manager... My problem is that this program in the task manager was left over from a hard drive that died... All the files are gone except for the part of the program left in the task manager I have turned the services off but want to get rid...
Performance & Maintenance
Interactive Services Detection- program not compatible after update.
Yeah so I updated windows the other day and I come home to find this warning, keeps popping up. I hope I am not about to get the BSOD again. Anyone know what I need to do to fix this issue?
Windows Updates & Activation


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:53.
Twitter Facebook Google+