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Manually uninstall WGA Notifications
1. Log on to the computer by using an account that has administrative
2. Make sure that the WGA Notifications version that exists on the
computer is a pilot version. The version format for the pilot version is
1.5.0532.x. In this case, you can uninstall versions 527-532 only. For
example, you can uninstall versions that range from 1.5.0527.0 to
1.5.0532.2. To find the WGA Notifications version, follow these steps:
a. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
b.Double-click Add or Remove Programs, click Windows XP -
Software, click Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications, and then click
Click here for support information.
If Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications does not appear,
the release version is installed. You cannot uninstall the release
version of WGA Notifications.
c.In the Support Info dialog box, verify the version number,
and then click Close.
3. Rename the following files by changing the extension to .old:
* Rename %Windir%\system32\WgaLogon.dll to
* Rename %Windir%\system32\WgaTray.exe to
(to rename….go to c: ……click windows,then find the folder system32…then
find the WgaLogon.dll and change its extension to .old and also to
WgaTray….change its extension to .old)
4. Restart the computer.
5. Unregister LegitCheckControl.dll by using Regsvr32. To do this,
follow these steps:
1. Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK.
2. At the command prompt, type the following, and then press
Regsvr32 %Windir%\system32\LegitCheckControl.dll /u
(check the space between Regsvr32 to % and the space between .dll to /u)
(it can have an error if you can’t type this in right form)
6. Restart the computer.
7. Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK.
8. At the command prompt, delete the following files by typing the
Del command. Press ENTER after you type each command.
* Del %Windir%\system32\wgalogon.old
* Del %Windir%\system32\WgaTray.old
* Del %Windir%\system32\LegitCheckControl.dll
(check again the spaces…..between Del to %)
9. At the command prompt, type regedit.
10. Locate and then right-click the following registry subkeys. Click
Delete after you locate each subkey.(delete only the last subkeys….which
is the WgaLogon and WgaNotify)
i try this and it works…..remember…always check what you have
May 29, 2010 |
Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC