If Add/Remove Programs is showing an entry but the program/folder for AntiMalware has been removed, then its an orphaned entry
. You can remove orphaned entries in the registry but a much safer and easier way to do this is to download and use a third party program like MyUninstaller
. After launching the program, right-click on the entry and choose the option to "Delete the selected entry
To fix manually in the registry, refer to:CAUTION:
This step involves making changes in the registry. Always back up your registry before making any changes
. If you are not familiar with working in the registry, then you should NOT attempt to make any changes on your own. Improper changes to the registry could adversely affect your computer and render it inoperable
is an excellent free tool that allows you to to take a snapshot (backup) of your registry before making changes and restore it when needed.