can't uninstall babylon?

  luvloz 20:12 28 Mar 2009
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We have 3 users on our computer & 1 has downloaded Babylon, (translater) but it has appeared on all the uses desktops & now we can't remove it through "Add/Remove" in control panel! We also keep getting COMODO popups saying Babylon is trying to modify regestry keys? I don't like the sound of it & I don't know how to clear it off my computer! Please help!!!!

  MAJ 20:37 28 Mar 2009

Try Revo Uninstaller click here If asked if you want to reboot the PC after uninstalling, choose No and let Revo clean the registry as well.

  rdave13 20:47 28 Mar 2009

Could be a rootkit infection. If you run Avast AV try a scheduled scan, means it will scan for trojans before Windows loads. If not try a malware specialist forum such as
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  rdave13 20:51 28 Mar 2009

Hit the wrong key I suppose, apologies.
To continue try;
Bleeping Computers- click here

or
Virus Vault; click here
or
Malware remover forum; click here

  brundle 20:58 28 Mar 2009

Not a rootkit or a virus. The software is running in the background once it's installed, you have to stop the related processes before doing an uninstall. Sign of a poorly written uninstaller which doesn't do it itself.

c:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Babylon.exe is the process name - open Taskmanager (hit Ctrl + Shift + Delete), right click Babylon.exe and select End Process. Then go to Add/Remove Programs and uninstall it.

  wiz-king 21:01 28 Mar 2009

If it's the real Babylon it is a useful, good program. click here

  rdave13 22:57 28 Mar 2009

Good advice if genuine Babylon.

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