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Problems uninstalling Software

  1. #1


    In NYC
    Posts : 5
    windows 8

    Problems uninstalling Software


    I've had problems uninstalling software, I recently accidentally installed something called "findopolis" everytime I go to Battle.net I'm always asked to install something anything... I've been trying to uninstall some of the software that I've inadvertently installed. and well, I' can't because I believe that one of those programs changed a setting, so whenever I try to uninstall anything I get a message saying that something else is being uninstalled.

    Can someone help me with this? I figured I'd just restart or sorry restore to an earlier point. If you have any suggestions.. Please let me know... thank you..


    Thanks.

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    If you have any suggestions.. Please let me know... thank you..
    Run full virus scan.

    Try--- Revo Uninstaller Pro - Uninstall Software, Remove Programs easily, Forced Uninstall, Leftovers Uninstaller

    They have a free version too.
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  3. #3


    Interesting read here:
    Findopolis Ads - how to remove?
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