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About Uninstalling pre installed norton online backup

  1. #1


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    windows 8 single language

    About Uninstalling pre installed norton online backup


    i recently uninstalled norton online backup on my laptop windows 8 using microsoft fix it because i cant uninstall it on control panel and remove it successfully and in startup in task manager but in services there's a norton online backup in there which i need to disabled but it should not be in there right now because i uninstalled the product already right? any help?

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  2. #2


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    Win 8 and Linux (MINT)


    to remove Norton products they recommend you use the Norton remover tool try that:
    https://support.norton.com/sp/en/us/...home&version=1
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  3. #3


    Posts : 43
    windows 8 single language


    it didnt work and the product norton online backup not listed on the norton removal tool list
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  4. #4


    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Have you tried manually removing it ?
    It's hard to find everything.
    Have you tried Revo Uninstaller ?
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  5. #5


    Posts : 43
    windows 8 single language


    ive tried uninstalling manually through control panel but it didnt work then i try using mirosoft fix it havent try revo uninstaller
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  6. #6


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


    Quote Originally Posted by clark2014 View Post
    ive tried uninstalling manually through control panel but it didnt work then i try using mirosoft fix it havent try revo uninstaller
    If you try Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware - Free and Full Download - Uninstall software, remove programs, solve uninstall problems

    try the free 30 day trial Pro version.
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  7. #7


    Posts : 43
    windows 8 single language


    tried the revo uninstaller it didnt work second i try the quick uninstall and works norton online backup disappears at swipe right>all apps on windows 8 but the norton online backup on services.msc are still in there
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  8. #8


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    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64


    You could try reinstalling it and then uninstalling using the norton tool.
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