Windows 2000/NT forum: widows 2000 Pro, hung installation

by: dr.gj August 25, 2009 9:21 PM PDT

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widows 2000 Pro, hung installation

by dr.gj - 8/25/09 9:21 PM

t23 Win 2K pro. (don't laugh, it is a good spare laptop)

i was trying to install a lynksys wireless PC card...the installation seemed to go ok (i.e., no error messages flashed). at the end it tells me that some file is missing and reload. when i try to reload it say the program is already loaded and when i try to remove it, it says "can't find some "un-install" file so cannot remove the program. for now i got around by loading/installing a wireless USB device to go on the net.

i was told that the only way to remove the stuck installation is to go into the registry and clean it. then i will be able to re-install.

is there a way to un-install the program without going through the registry line-by-line? thanks .

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