Thunderbird won't uninstall

  jonmac 08:11 28 May 2007
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On an XP system I downloaded Thunderbird email last October, tried it out briefly then left it unused 'till now. When I now try to uninstall through control panel nothing happens, the system freezes, Ctrl-Alt-Delete shows Control panel still running but nothing else and I have to switch off and reboot.
What do I do to remedy this situation? Are there any free downloads that might help remove this stubborn software?

  Diodorus Siculus 08:18 28 May 2007

Try installing it again and then run the uninstaller.

  birdface 08:23 28 May 2007

I don't suppose it has it's own uninstall in All Programs,Or maybe try and uninstall it in C Cleaner.Open C Cleaner go to tools,And try and delete it from there,Or try this. click here Run it,And if Thunderbird is on it,Delete it,And leave the rest.

  jonmac 08:52 28 May 2007

Thanks to both for responding
Diodorus Siculus - Thanks that did the trick

  cocteau48 08:58 28 May 2007

The recommended way to delete Thunderbird is just to delete the folder in Program Files.
That was the instruction given to me on the Mozilla forum - and it works!

  jonmac 23:08 28 May 2007

Thanks from you too cocteau48. Problem solved

  Diodorus Siculus 23:16 28 May 2007

"The recommended way to delete Thunderbird is just to delete the folder in Program Files."

But what happens to registry entries, etc?

Cheers.

  ashdav 00:30 29 May 2007

Run ccleaner click here
Mozilla applications Firefox,Thunderbird,Mozilla Suite are very user friendly and safe to use

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