Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Windows Installer Problem...keeps Trying To Install Vongo

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 jseevers


  • Members
  • 7 posts
  • Local time:01:50 PM

Posted 28 February 2008 - 11:15 PM


I have a problem that windows trys to install a missing program named Vongo. How do i remove this auto install at startup. Vongo is not needed on my computer.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 Queen-Evie


    Official Bleepin' G.R.I.T.S. (and proud of it)

  • Members
  • 16,485 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:My own little corner of the universe (somewhere in Alabama). It's OK, they know me here
  • Local time:04:50 PM

Posted 28 February 2008 - 11:42 PM

Do you happen to have an HP computer? Apparently Vongo is preloaded on to some HP laptops. (at least all the references I found mentioned laptops)

According to Wikipedia "Vongo is a video on demand service, owned by Liberty Media's Starz Entertainment, parent company of the Starz network, that allows the user to download and view movies for a fixed price per month."

A quick search for removal of Vongo took me to cnet.com forums where there are 65 posts about Vongo. Apparently there are a lot of people who are unhappy about this being included on their systems.

It seems that it's a bear to get rid of, going through Add/Remove to uninstall doesn't work.
Here is the link to the cnet forum, you might find something there that will work for you.


Edited by Queen-Evie, 28 February 2008 - 11:43 PM.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users