Re: uninstall program
I've had the "Uninstall or Change a Program" Control Panel using the
Contacts folder template (with Import and Export [contacts] in the Toolbar).
This might not correspond to your problem, but I think you are having
template problems, none-the-less. Of course, there is no way to change the
"folder" template for "Uninstall or Change a Program".
To reset the folder type, even pretend ones like "Uninstall or Change a
Program", for a Windows folder (that is, when it's showing inappropriate
tasks in the toolbar), you'll have to do this:
In the Registry Editor, go to
Then right-click on the key BagMRU, in the left-hand pane, and choose
delete. Then go to
Right-click on the key Bags, in the left-hand pane, and choose delete.
Log off and log back on to Windows to re-create the keys (done
automatically), and start anew. This will reset all your folders to the
"Paddy" <Paddy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Same problem for me.
> When I open the control panel and choose a program, a few days ago I had
> "Uninstall" button.
> But, now it no longer shows.
> I've selected every program in turn in the list, and every single one does
> not show an "Uninstall" or "Change" button.
> Something's wrong. Is something preventing uninstalls?