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Cant delete 2020 Search

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by Kiki768, Sep 13, 2004.

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  1. Kiki768

    Kiki768 Thread Starter

    Aug 1, 2004
    I had some help deleting some problems from my hijack this log but I cant seem to delete the 2020 Search from my Add/Remove programs. Ive tried to delete it on safe mode and on normal mode. Can anyone help.
  2. Rollin' Rog

    Rollin' Rog

    Dec 9, 2000
    How was it "removed" originally? Have you deleted the programs folder for it? Are there any executables still running?

    If you are just seeing it in Add/Remove programs and no place else, that's a registry edit.

    You must find the listing for the program under this key (run regedit):


    And right click on it and delete it. It's possible it might be one of the "clsid" keys (numbered entries). If you don't find a program folder name, you must open each clsid and look in the right pane for it. If you are in doubt, don't delete anything, or select File > Export and save the key first as a reg file. You can restore it by doubleclicking
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