How do i get rid of these!?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Teddy, Jan 13, 2003.

  1. Teddy

    Teddy Boogie Nights...!

    London, UK
    Dont have most of them installed on my PC anymore, yet they still appear on here. How do i remove them?

    Might want to check your own see how many you have!
  2. Herkalees

    Herkalees Guest

    I think this is what you need...

    "Some times When you check your TasKbar properties or when you hide or unhide icons you can see old icons from Uninstalled or old programs yuo dont have anymore.

    This Tweak will help you how to get rid of this problem Thanks to leobull of

    How To clear the Past Items or Icons list in the TaskBar, perform the following steps:
    1.Open Regedit Navigate to:


    2.Delete the IconStreams and PastIconsStream values

    3.Open Task Manager, click the Processes tab, click Explorer.exe , and then click End Process .

    4.In Task Manager, click File , click New Task , type explorer , and then click OK"
  3. Teddy

    Teddy Boogie Nights...!

    London, UK
    Thanks, i will give that a go!!
  4. FoSsiL

    FoSsiL Guest

    hey is there a way or program that help you auto detect left over junk files in your computer because when i uninstalled some of the programs it leaves some of their junks behind.
  5. sdibias

    sdibias Guest

    I use the regedit... But beware, you could hose your system with one wrong key-stroke.
  6. zoey

    zoey Guest

    reg cleaner: