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#1 woodcamp

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Posted 17 January 2015 - 09:29 AM

I'm retired from the US Army (1988) and fully retired since December 2005.

 

I have some computer skills, it depends on what friends I'm around. Sometimes I'm a geek times I'm just a PITA.

 

I found this forum by posting an "off topic" question on a wood workers forum.

 

My current question is about a week or so ago a "Cyber Link" icon appeared on my desktop and when I try to watch a DVD it takes me to the CL page to register and join. Since I have no idea where this came from and what it's all about I don't need more stuff on my computer.

 

Can I just uninstall all of the CL files without affecting anything else? 

 

BTW. I apologize ahead of time, my assistance to anyone else will probably be minimal due to my ignorance. 



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#2 iangcarroll

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Posted 17 January 2015 - 09:54 AM

Once CyberLink has been uninstalled, Windows will default to the normal video player. It's fine to remove.


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#3 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 17 January 2015 - 06:37 PM

First of all - welcome to BC !

 

This is just for clarification of the method of uninstalling Cyber link. Do it through 'Control panel - Programs and features - Uninstall'. This will uninstall it properly. To find 'Contol panel' on Win 8 tap or click in the top right corner of your screen to reveal the 'charms', then type ' control ' (without the ' ') in the search box.

 

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