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Windows 7: I uninstalled the program but the icon won't go away

15 May 2010   #11

Windows 7 x64


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15 May 2010   #12

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Win 10 Pro x64

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15 May 2010   #13

Windows 7 Enterprise x64

How long was the program installed for ?

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15 May 2010   #14

Windows 7 x64

a couple of days
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16 May 2010   #15


i find that if the icon stays in my start menu recent items for instance, after i have deleted a program, usually i have a folder left in program files or program files (x64). have you checked?
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10 Aug 2014   #16

Windows 8.1 64 bit

4 years late... but if you still have the problem, i just had it and i just named another file the same name with the same type of file and it replaced the stuck one, but i could delete it.
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 I uninstalled the program but the icon won't go away

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