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Windows 7: uninstall updates problem KB974940 & KB674101.

25 Feb 2010   #1

uninstall updates problem KB974940 & KB674101.

Hy I decedied to uninstall all updates.
There remained only 2 updates that don't even have an uninstall buton.
Hotfix(KB974940) and update(KB674101)
Why I can not uninstall this updates?

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26 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64

Because they don't have an uninstall button..... sorry I had to. On a serious note though I don't know, never tried uninstalling updates on 7 yet.
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01 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64

Some updates and a lot of Hotfixes cannot be uninstalled. They usually tell you that in the details before you install. These might be that type.

Upon further looking, it seems that these are not official released KB's from Microsoft.

Where did you get them?

It is hard to say what they are or how they will act.
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