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CM23 Revo Uninstaller

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Revo Installer

Overview: How to install

Advantage:

Nothing gets lost during the installation. All registry entries are written into the log.

Version: Revo 3.2

1. Add Program

2. Choose the program installer

3. do the normal installation

During the installation you we will the icon that

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4. end the installation normally

Finish the Installation
Finish the Installation

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5. Save Tracing Log

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6. Program in the new traced programs

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Step by Step: Create logs

  • Revo 4 ONLY
  • Write List of SW
  • George or Niki approve it
  • Verify if we have installation folder
  • Reinstall all software with Revo –> Allowed to use higher versions
  • Verify that the installation works
  • if not work –> Cancel the installation trace
  • if work –> save it as installation script, name it as the software
  • Example installing DOT NET 4.7.2 –> Can uninstall older version –> Automatically Removed
  • Save Log for each Program (even when dependent program exist)
Revo Traced Programs Open

  • Traced Programs

Revo Traced Programs Open
Revo Traced Programs Open

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Traced Programs List

Traced Programs List
Traced Programs List

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Uninstall with Revo

Uninstall Main Software

2) Uninstall all main SW

2a) Click on Logs Database,

2b) Find Log for this software and operating system: This is the logs that other people created

2c) do the uninstall based on the logs database

2d) if no log found click simply on Uninstall

2e) After uninstallation new box for logs will popup -> Go through Advanced uninstallation

2f: Mark the installed files and registry entries (which you are absolutely sure, that they are from this software)
—> Prefer Safe Mode

Warning: Watch out what are you selecting -> Click next

2g: After selection -> Review again the Logs you’ve selected -> Click on Select all after review -> and Delete

Go back to Step2a: Do this for all SW in the order

 

Remove programs
Remove programs

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Uninstall Dependent Software

3) Uninstall all remaining dependent SW

3a) Click on Logs Database,
3b) Find Log for this software,
3c) do the uninstall based on the logs,
3d) if no log found click simply on Uninstall

Go back to Step3a: Do this for all dependent SW in the order

 

 

Uninstall Main Software via Traced Logs

 

4) Install all Main SW using Revo Tracing

4a) Use ” Install Program with Revo Uninstaller Pro”

4b) Find the software under base software

4c) Save the log/trace when Software says Finish, Name is SW Name + Version + Computer, example

4d) Look which dependent SW got installed by each main Software

–> If you forget to do step4c, you must do all again

Go to step 4a and do it for the next dependent SW

4d) Write in into table for dependent SW, like “installed by Pcloud”

4e-4g) same as 2e)-2g)

 

Delete in C not on D

  • can delete all on C, Nothing on D or E (data)

Delete in C not on D
Delete in C not on D

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Revo Uninstaller V4 vs. V3

  • Forced UNinstall
  • Data copied from Revo3
  • Log DB very slow with Revo3
  • LogDB far quicker with Revo4
  • Still does not find all logs: Broken logs? Cleanup required
  • Kaspersky Free Antivirus Run1
  • did not run Uninstaller, but used Forced Uninstall
  • Could not delete all directly
  • In second run it probably deleted it

Forced Uninstall
Forced Uninstall

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System Restore

With this option we can restore some of previous state it was in before the selected event.

System Restore
System Restore

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Custom Storage

User folder under Portability.

 

Revo Custom Storage Folder

Revo Custom Storage Folder
Revo Custom Storage Folder

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Revo4 Portable Changing Logs

Changing logs folder for portable Revo4 does not work.

 

 

Revo Uninstaller Problems

Revo4 Uninstall Test Kaspersky antivirus

Recovery in Control Panel

Search in Control Panel “Recovery”.

Recovery in Control Panel
Recovery in Control Panel

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Problems

No access to Registry

Problem No access to Registry
Problem No access to Registry

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Zero Byte Installations

 

 

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