You know when you download loads of cr*p...

  indio1919 16:27 20 Jul 2006
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ive installed loads of dvd shrinking stuff, adware removal, smart pc etc etc, how can i get rid of all this crud and start again, get my computer back to how it used to be?

any programme to download..........

  johndrew 16:33 20 Jul 2006

If its not installed, delete it and empty the `Recycle Bin`.

If it`s installed, identify the software you want to remove (write a list if necessary), go to `Control Panel>Add or Remove` and uninstall it.

And the next time you think it`s a good idea to download and/or install remember this time!!!!

  johndrew 16:35 20 Jul 2006

The only other way you could try is using your backup or restore disk to get back to a clean system.

  Jimmy14 16:48 20 Jul 2006

do a fresh install of your operating system and start again like I did. Better than having junk on your system that you want rid of and when you do it go easy on what you put on it which prevents you doing a system recovery every so often. You could try a system restore also only if you have set one in the past, have you?

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