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How to uninstall stubborn (or corrupt) application?

  1. #1


    occam Guest

    How to uninstall stubborn (or corrupt) application?

    My portable came with something called 'NTI CD & DVD -Maker 7'
    pre-installed (as was Vista Business). I have no re-installation disk
    for it -nor for Vista Business

    When I tried to run the NTI software, it said it was corrupted -- please
    to re-install. As I could not re-install, I decided to uninstall it.
    Alas, same problem - cannot uninstall (somenthing is corrupted).

    Question - Is there some way I can force the uninstallation of this
    program ?

    (I do not want to re-install the 'factory image' which came with the
    Acer machine just to be able to rescue or uninstall this one application.)

    Thanks for any pointers.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Mick Murphy Guest

    RE: How to uninstall stubborn (or corrupt) application?

    Acer have used NTI CD-burner software for years, instead of Nero, etc.

    Acer's respone has always been full reinstall!

    As you don't have a disk(Acer again!), forget about that burning program,
    and install Nero, or whatever CD-Burning Program that you wish to.

    You DON'T have to uninstall NTI, to install a new program to do the job
    Just forget about it; and don't try to open it!

    Cheers!
    --
    Mick Murphy - Qld - Australia


    "occam" wrote:

    > My portable came with something called 'NTI CD & DVD -Maker 7'
    > pre-installed (as was Vista Business). I have no re-installation disk
    > for it -nor for Vista Business
    >
    > When I tried to run the NTI software, it said it was corrupted -- please
    > to re-install. As I could not re-install, I decided to uninstall it.
    > Alas, same problem - cannot uninstall (somenthing is corrupted).
    >
    > Question - Is there some way I can force the uninstallation of this
    > program ?
    >
    > (I do not want to re-install the 'factory image' which came with the
    > Acer machine just to be able to rescue or uninstall this one application.)
    >
    > Thanks for any pointers.
    >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    C.B. Guest

    Re: How to uninstall stubborn (or corrupt) application?



    "occam" <occam@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:ub3BS7HfIHA.3940@xxxxxx

    > My portable came with something called 'NTI CD & DVD -Maker 7'
    > pre-installed (as was Vista Business). I have no re-installation disk for
    > it -nor for Vista Business
    >
    > When I tried to run the NTI software, it said it was corrupted -- please
    > to re-install. As I could not re-install, I decided to uninstall it. Alas,
    > same problem - cannot uninstall (somenthing is corrupted).
    >
    > Question - Is there some way I can force the uninstallation of this
    > program ?
    >
    > (I do not want to re-install the 'factory image' which came with the Acer
    > machine just to be able to rescue or uninstall this one application.)
    >
    > Thanks for any pointers.

    occam,

    See the link below.

    http://www.ntius.com/support.asp

    C.B.


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    It is the responsibility and duty of everyone to help the underprivileged
    and unfortunate among us.


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    John Guest

    Re: How to uninstall stubborn (or corrupt) application?

    Look for a program called Installer Cleanup... msicuu2.exe

    "occam" <occam@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:ub3BS7HfIHA.3940@xxxxxx

    > My portable came with something called 'NTI CD & DVD -Maker 7'
    > pre-installed (as was Vista Business). I have no re-installation disk for
    > it -nor for Vista Business
    >
    > When I tried to run the NTI software, it said it was corrupted -- please
    > to re-install. As I could not re-install, I decided to uninstall it. Alas,
    > same problem - cannot uninstall (somenthing is corrupted).
    >
    > Question - Is there some way I can force the uninstallation of this
    > program ?
    >
    > (I do not want to re-install the 'factory image' which came with the Acer
    > machine just to be able to rescue or uninstall this one application.)
    >
    > Thanks for any pointers.


      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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