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#1 MalwareMutilator

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 10:23 AM

Hi all,

I always use Security Check by screen317 to ensure my programs are up to date. However, it keeps telling me that I have Adobe Reader 9.0 on my system. I am certainly running the most current version of Adobe, and I can't find a reference to Adobe 9 anywhere on my system. Can any of you tell me where version 9 may be hiding so I can delete it?

I did a search for “Adobe” on my system and I got over 200 listings. When I search for Adobe 9, or reader 9, I get no hits. It's not listed in my uninstall list either.

Thanks

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#2 sundavis

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:51 PM

Did you try to uninstall it with Windows Installer Cleanup Utility or third party programs such as AppRemove or Revo uninstaller?

Otherwise, you may reinstall Adobe Reader 9 and remove it via Add/Remove Programs or with third party programs. If no luck, kill all and get a new copy. :wink:

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:02 PM

Adobe Reader is now Version 11 - Untick the Google Option when installing - Download this version first -

Install the latest version and check in ADD / REMOVE to see what is installed now -




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