NORTON 2005

  Adz1310 17:17 17 Oct 2004
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Want to install norton but can't, is there any way of completly un-installin everything to do with it, without using the usual methods as i have tried them.
any suggestions

  powerless 17:25 17 Oct 2004

What's stopping you from instaiing it?

Do you have a previous version of NAV?

What operating system?

  Adz1310 17:27 17 Oct 2004

win xp, but tried installin it but gets half way then says error, is their newayy of cleanin the system b4 installin it?

  powerless 17:38 17 Oct 2004

You can delete the temp files in:

Start, Run, Type: %temp%

Click OK.

Delete all files and folders.

Are you running Anti Virus software whilst installing NAV, if you are disbale that Anti Virus.

What is the exact error message that NAV shows?

  janze 17:41 17 Oct 2004

Go into add and remove programs, locate all versions of norton and remove them. You should then be able to install the new version without any further probs.

  Adz1310 18:09 17 Oct 2004

get to norton antivirus- feature:complete,
then an error message comes up and says
setup error
Norton Internet Security 2005 instalion failed. Do you want to install again?
retry or cancel

u press retry a few times and its cancels, u press cancel an guess wat it cancels!

  sattman 20:21 17 Oct 2004

As janze says but then locate and delete all norton folders, you may have a additional problem if you re using any other Norton products such as firewall or cleansweep. A comprehensive cleanup procedure is on the esymantec site

  EmptyJay 20:32 17 Oct 2004

Didn't have prob with NIS 05, but had a nightmare with Norton Internet Security 04, so sounds like you may be having similar problem. I had to do a 'clean uninstall' of NIS04 and then start again. Had to phone them for tech support, and it cost £20!, but think the link below was what I ended up being told to do!! Involves downloading a small file from the symantec site. Good luck!
click here=

  JYPX 20:49 17 Oct 2004

If you are certain that you want to uninstall (first) and add/remove does not work you may wish to have a look at this page click here

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