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Why is Cygwin on my personal Dell laptop

  1. #11


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    Windows 8.1 update 1


    Cygwin does not seem to have an 'uninstall' built into it.
    I have read that it is difficult to completely uninstall.

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  2. #12


    Canada
    Posts : 1,950
    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit


    Cygwin provides how to uninstall

    Uninstalling Cygwin - Cygwin Wiki
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  3. #13


    Posts : 176
    Windows 8.1 update 1


    It looks like it was downloaded as part of EAC (Exact Audio Copy).
    I have unistalled EAC, reinstalled it but unticked the part that uses Cygwin
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  4. #14


    Posts : 2,130
    Windows 8.0 x64


    Quote Originally Posted by Autobahn View Post
    It looks like it was downloaded as part of EAC (Exact Audio Copy).
    I have unistalled EAC, reinstalled it but unticked the part that uses Cygwin
    Cool. Thanks for posting the resolution.
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