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Error from .Net after uninstalling CleanSpace


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#1 GoshenBleeping

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Posted 26 December 2017 - 09:43 AM

System:  Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit;  all important Microsoft updates applied

Laptop:  ASUS K52F

 

I periodically use "Wipe" to get rid of garbage from the laptop. I received email from Wipe that the company had been bought and there was a new program CleanSpace. I installed it, did not like it, and uninstalled it. Now when I log in I get the error in the attached picture. Probably a mistake to install this program without further research. I will run scans of the laptop to ensure no other problem.

 

How do I get rid of this error message?

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Edited by hamluis, 26 December 2017 - 11:35 AM.
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Posted 26 December 2017 - 11:02 AM

You can try reinstalling the program and then using Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware in advanced mode to uninstall.

 

Two programs to use to clean are CCleaner and Bleachbit. CCleaner comes with some very useful tools.

 

If you downloaded Clean Space from any website other than its developer's site you should scan for malware and adware.

Or if you haven't used the programs below before or recently....suggest you do that.

 

Use CCleaner to remove Temporary files, program caches, cookies, logs, etc. Use the Default settings. No need to use the

Registry Cleaning Tool...risky. Pay close attention while installing and UNcheck offers of Google Chrome and Avast.

After install, open CCleaner and run by clicking on the Run Cleaner button in the bottom right corner.

CCleaner - PC Optimization and Cleaning - Free Download

 

Malwarebytes - Clean Mode

  • Download and install the free version of Malwarebytes
    Note: If you have Malwarebytes already installed, you don't need to install it again. Simply start from the next bullet point
  • Once Malwarebytes is installed, launch it and let it update its database. You might have to click on the little arrow by Scan Status in the middle right pane for it to do so
  • Once the database update is complete, click on the Scan tab, then select the Threat Scan button and click on Start Scan
  • Let the scan run, the time required to complete the scan depends of your system and computer specs
  • Once the scan is complete, make sure that the first checkbox at the top is checked (which will automatically check every detected item), then click on the Quarantine Selected button
    • If it asks you to restart your computer to complete the removal, do so
  • Click on Export Summary after the deletion (in the bottom-left corner) and select Copy to Clipboard. Paste the content in your next reply

If you are unable to run a scan using MBAM:

Follow the instructions in the thread below. Make sure to download the MBAR linked in it. Let me know if you're not able to launch it and run a scan.
https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/198907-requested-resource-is-in-use-error-unable-to-start-malwarebytes/

 

 

Download AdwCleaner by Xplode onto your desktop. (compatible with Windows 7, 8 and 10)

  • Close all open programs and internet browsers.
  • Double click on adwcleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click on Scan button.
  • When the scan has finished click on Clean button.
  • Your computer will be rebooted automatically. A text file will open after the restart.
  • Please post the contents of that logfile with your next reply.
  • You can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[S1].txt as well.

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Posted 26 December 2017 - 01:43 PM

Actually, I have already done everything you suggested. I did use Revo Uninstaller to remove CleanSpace. And I routinely use CCleaner, BleachBit and Malwarebytes.  I ran Malwarebytes right after I posted this and it found one item in the registry. I had Malwarebytes quaranteen that item, rebooted and the problem went away.

 

My bad for installing a program without extensive research.

 

Thanks for the help.



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Posted 26 December 2017 - 02:14 PM

What can I say...great minds think alike..:)

No problem..you're welcome..


“Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded and the atoms in your left hand probably came from a different star than your right hand. It really is the most poetic thing I know about physics...you are all stardust.”Lawrence M. Krauss
A 1792 U.S. penny, designed in part by Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, reads “Liberty Parent of Science & Industry.”




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