uninstall avg 8

  chdfat 13:06 17 Oct 2008

I know this has been posted but no answer solves my problem.
I had macafee security center disabled when i down loaded avg now when i try to uninstall Avg 8.0 build 173 through add/remove programs and start uninstall get window saying checking system status which runs through..
then a window uninstalling avg for a few seconds
then uninstalling for a few seconds the a window saying uninstalled failed on pressing details i the window get
Local machine installation failed.
Error:Action failed for registry key HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\\Windows NT\current version\windows: creating registy key....
Tried repairing avg from there site but its a different build 169


  Halmer 13:08 17 Oct 2008

click here

You could try installing it again then rebooting then uninstalling.

  Halmer 13:12 17 Oct 2008

to stop all AVG processes running before you try to uninstall it via Ctr/Alt/delete process tab.

  chdfat 13:34 17 Oct 2008

used your link same version but differnt dates
mine has(10/1/2008) the link has (9/16/2008) tried downloading eny way but get same error message what ever way i try also ended prosseses with avg has a start no joy.

  provider 2 13:43 17 Oct 2008

You might want to try using this:

click here

  chdfat 15:17 17 Oct 2008

provider 2 that's cured the problem thank you

  birdface 15:49 17 Oct 2008

Remember to tick the square and press resolved.It saves others from looking.

  provider 2 16:48 17 Oct 2008

Glad to hear it`s sorted. Getting rid of AVG 8.0 completely (or any AV for that matter), can be a bit of a problem.

  chdfat 19:51 17 Oct 2008

thank you all for your help.

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