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#1 ahhineedhelp

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Posted 20 January 2007 - 09:54 PM

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firefox was installed but then it somehow uninstalled

and this is what comes up whenever i try to install

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Posted 21 January 2007 - 12:46 AM

You'll probably have to go in and remove all remnants of Firefox from your Users and Program Files directories. If this still doesn't fix it, then you'll probably end up doing some registry diving to fix it. Don't forget to backup the registry and know how to restore it before modifying it!
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Posted 21 January 2007 - 02:01 AM

That is a Mozilla specific file, it is found by my Avast as a trojan - which it is not!!
Go to the program installation folder 'C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox' and delete the 'xpicleanup.exe' file, and xpicleanup.dat. Even better, remove the whole Mozilla folder. Make sure Firefox is not running when you do this. If you reboot, You should be able to run the Firefox installation after that.

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Posted 21 January 2007 - 02:10 AM

lol, i just gave up and d/lded the beta version of mozilla 3, which downloaded fine suprisngly




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