Forum Thread: Unable to uninstall ThreatFire

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Dick P. Unable to uninstall ThreatFire
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I found that ThreatFire had been retired by PC Tools and when I attempted to uninstall it, I received this error message. File "C:\Program Files\Threatfire\unins000.dat" does not exist. Cannot uninstall. Can someone provide me with the missing file, or give me a workaround so I may uninstall the product?

taffy078 RE: Unable to uninstall ThreatFire
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Last edited on 29th Jan, 2013 09:03
I've had similar problems in the past - they often resulted in Start-up errors as well ("Unable to find . . . ).

Since using Revo Uninstaller (free version) I've not had any problems although I've sometimes had to reinstall the defunct program to then completely uninstall it.

This may not be what you need but what uninstaller do you use?

PS There's a manual option here - for what it's worth and usual disclaimers!
http://blog.cheesesoft.com/uninstall-pc-tools-thre...

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E.Jeppesen RE: Unable to uninstall ThreatFire
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Dick P. RE: Unable to uninstall ThreatFire
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Thanks for your help. I did try downloading a fresh ThreatFire file and attempted to install it so I could use it's uninstaller, but it wouldn't install and produced an error message informing me that I already had ThreatFire installed and must uninstall it before I could install the newly downloaded version. I'm going to try the uninstaller fix which you've provided me a link to. Hopefully, it will do the job.
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Dick P. RE: Unable to uninstall ThreatFire
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Tried using the uninstaller which you provided the thread to in your reply. Worked like a charm! Thanks a million! I really appreciate your help.
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