Whenever I run an install it always ends with an error message saying it failed to remove certain installation files. Simlar thing when running uninstall. I don't seem to be able to get a clean uninstall and if I try to reinstall a program it says it is already there.
I have been manually deleting stuff up until now but is there a way of restoring the install/uninstall shield so it works properly or is there something else wrong ??????
I agree with the above...sometimes when you uninstall programmes they share common files, like .dll files. When you get a message saying that this programme may be sharing files with another, then don't fully remove it. Let it keep the small files that might be getting shared.
These files are tiny anyway, so you could potentially build up 100's of them. It's better than having to put the recovery disc in every now and then.
Try this by typing the following in your start-run box...
This helps find and fix knackered files.
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