Forum Thread: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo

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WinDVD Gold 5

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Miriam J Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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How can this be uninstalled when it is not listed, and the program itself does not provide an uninstall option from the Start | Programs menu or from the screen that opens when I load the program?

It is located in c:\Program Files\InterVideo\WinDVD\WinDVD.exe

I do not want to update it.

wr RE: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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Maurice Joyce RE: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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Miriam,
This programme uses InstallSheild as an installer so not surprised there is a problem. Have looked on the Coral website for U but there is no help for the old V5 but plenty of people are asking your question on the Coral forum!

Many on the Coral website have had success by manually uninstalling.

Navigate to the folder U gave - c:\Program Files\InterVideo\WinDVD\WinDVD.exe

Right click & delete it.

Go to Start>All Programs> if U can still see any reference to the program delete that as well.

If U have a registry cleaner (CCleaner for example) use that to see if it removes any more dross.

An alternative is to use a programme called Revo Uninstaller in the Hunter mode if U have it installed.
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Not sure why U want the path - Miriam gave it in her thread.

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wr RE: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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@ Maurice-guess I put typing fingers into motion before engaging brain-DUH!

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Miriam J RE: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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Hi, wr and Maurice,

Thanks for the suggestions. I think I'll delete the directories containing the program, and may edit the registry to clean out references to it, or use the registry cleaner.

I just wanted to be sure that I wasn't missing anything.
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Maurice Joyce RE: Add/Remove Programs does not list WinDVD Gold 5 or InterVideo
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Nope - U have the best plan & advised by Coral.

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