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  1. #11

    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Quote Originally Posted by rickhev View Post
    I already have Revo installed on my system. However, I wouldn't want Revo to uninstall Bitdefender, just get rid of that one folder. Is there a way to ensure that Revo will delete only a single file or folder and not uninstall an entire program?

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  2. #12

    Posts : 17
    Windows 8.1

    Last night I was still able to use Revo Uninstall Pro, but my 30 day trial evidently expired overnight. Revo Free doesn't have the Forced Uninstall option, so I can no longer experiment.
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  3. #13

    iobit unistaller

    Hi Rick,
    try the above mentioned. the free version has a forced uninstall option as shown by David.
    What version bitdef are you running, mines the free version, and i find no reference to that folder.

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  4. #14

    Posts : 17
    Windows 8.1

    I just checked features of Revo Free vs. Pro on the web, and Forced Uninstall says YES only for the latter. It doesn't show up in the menu bar for the free version that I have.

    Anyway, I have already deleted the folder using the Safe Boot method described above.

    That folder, which contained Bitdef. stuff, was apparently created by a packaging application called Winrar. It was supposed to be temporary, but for an unknown reason became tricky to delete.
    Last edited by rickhev; 04 May 2014 at 21:27.
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