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Can't uninstall Pidgen


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#1 compuguard

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Posted 26 November 2010 - 12:00 PM

Hi!

I installed Pidgin to see if it works with Facebook chat. It diddn't so I exited pidgen and went to control panel. I then clicked pidgen and uninstall and it gave me a popup saying that I need to exit pidgen. The weired thing is, I already exited pidgen. Please help!

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Posted 26 November 2010 - 01:48 PM

Look to see when you close pidgen it's not still running in the system tray like MSN and Yahoo do. I know you said exited but I'm making sure you mean exited and not closed. I have often had users confuse the two.

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Posted 26 November 2010 - 09:06 PM

You could also try uninstalling it in Safe Mode as it runs a limited amount of applications.

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 05:39 PM

Maybe this will help: http://www.finaluninstaller.com/blog/ut/how-to-uninstall-pidgin.html
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