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Windows 7: Deleting windows updates from the uninstall list

29 Aug 2017   #1

windows 7 professional x64
Deleting windows updates from the uninstall list

I haven't been able to get a straight answer on this query.
I would like to be able to get rid of the uninstall information left over when you install a windows update,
like you can on windows XP.
Is there a way to do this?
I know there is a function in disk cleanup that is supposed to do that, but when I look in the list of installed updates, they're still there. I don't just want to hide the updates from being shown, I want to get rid of them altogether.

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29 Aug 2017   #2

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

Hi Hyperactive,
have a look at this thread
Script or command to delete contents of Software Distribution folder? - Windows 7 Help Forums

there are actually >> 2 << windowsUpdate holding folders, you can only delete this one.
see the WindowsUpdate GUI -- top/bottom left view update history & installed.

Updates were installed will change to NEVER

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