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How do I get rid of Microsoft Silverlight

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How do I get rid of Microsoft Silverlight
Hi,

- What operating system are you using (XP / Vista / Windows 7)

- Have you already installed it and want to remove it ?

Andy
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

XP

 

don't know how or when it was installed . Just constantly sending updates that won't install and can't unsinstall . George

Hi,

  1. To remove programs, click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, click Uninstall a program.
  2. Click Remove a program
  3. In the list of programs, click Microsoft Silverlight, and then click Uninstall.

Let me know how it goes.


Andy


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Tried many times - will not work - always says " installtion source not available " ( same message as when try to install " upgrades " - find silverlight.msi
Hi,

Please install Silverlight again (google it) ... then restart computer and uninstall it.

Let me know how it goes.


Andy

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
tried it several times - same blocking message - have used registery cleaner - ESET , etc etc George
Hi,

Goto this link :

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301

Download Windows installer cleanup utility. install it [right click and install as admin].

Goto Start > All programs > Windows Install Cleanup Utility ... you will see the icon ... click it .

A window will open which show all programs installed. Uninstall all Silverlight products that you find. Then restart computer.

Let me know how it goes.


Andy

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thanks Will advise
Hi,

Let me know how it goes.


Andy

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