Fix problems that block programs from being installed or removed

Follow these steps to automatically repair issues including corrupted registry keys that block you from installing or removing programs:

    • Select the Download button on this page.
    • In the File Download dialog box, click Run or Open, and then follow the steps in in the Program Install and Uninstall Troubleshooter.

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    • Corrupted registry keys on 64-bit operating systems
    • Corrupted registry keys that control the update data
    • Problems that prevent new programs from being installed
    • Problems that prevent existing programs from being completely uninstalled or updated
    • Problems that block you from uninstalling a program through Add or Remove Programs (or Programs and Features) in Control Panel
    • Windows 7
    • Windows 8
    • Windows 8.1
    • Windows 10
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Article ID: 17588 - Last Review: May 11, 2016 - Revision: 15

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8.1
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