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Windows 7: where are the $Uninstall files in Win7?

24 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Basic
where are the $Uninstall files in Win7?

in XP, we have those $uninstall files after Windows Update each time.
i can delete them to free space, then i go to add/remove to remove the update, it will say something that the uninstall file is no longer exist so i can remove the relevant entry from Add/Remove completely.

how to do that in Win7?


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24 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

There is nothing to be done in Windows 7 as it does not use the same system as Windows XP.
Updates for Windows 7 do not actually have installers or uninstallers. The servicing stack handles that.
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24 Apr 2011   #3
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate


You can use the method in this tutorial at the link below to clean up all those files, have a look and be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed.

Disk Cleanup : Extended
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